Excellence in Aquatics
- ParentMap's 2019 Golden Teddy Awards Winner of Splash-Worthy Pool or Water Park in the Out & About category.
- ParentMap's 2015 Golden Teddy Awards Finalist/Favorite in: Swimming Lessons and Water Play Parks and Pools!
- Washington Recreation & Park Association's 2013 Program Award: Youth and Adult Programs 3rd Grade Swim Lessons; Cities of Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace
- ParentMap's 2011 Golden Teddy Awards Best Water Play for Kids and Families .
- Nickelodeon's 2009 Parents' Picks Awards Best Swim Class: in Seattle!
- Seattle Magazine's "Best of 2008" List (PDF)!
- National Recreation & Parks Association's 2007 Excellence in Aquatics Award: We received the National Recreation and Park Association's Excellence in Aquatics Award 2007 for pools serving communities with a population of 20,000-50,000.
- Aquatics International's 2006 "Best of Aquatics" Award: We are the proud recipients of Aquatics International's 2006 "Best of Aquatics" Award for Best Public/Nonprofit Indoor Family Aquatic Center (Class 8).
- Seattle Metropolitan Magazine names us "Best Place For A Pool Party" (PDF)!
- ParentMap Magazine selects MLT Recreation Pavilion's Pool as "Best Place to Swim"!
- ParentMap Magazine's "Rainy day recess: 31 indoor ways to play"
"Seattle residents: Yes, it’s worth the drive to the North End."
- Red Tricycle: "Playing in the pool is a blast for kids–hopefully they’ll burn up plenty of energy, too
- "Seattle Kids’ Best Birthday Party Venues"
- Red Tricycle: "Many parents are willing to take the trip up north to take part in this award-winning aquatics program.""Seattle’s Best Swim Lessons for Kids"