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About Bear Paddle:
Bear Paddle specializes in year round swim lessons at a kid-friendly facility for children of all ages and abilities. We offer easy online registration, engaging swim lessons, and a dedicated team that makes the experience one-of-a-kind. The warm saltwater pool and sophisticated pool sanitation system supply a comfortable and clean swimming atmosphere. Our iron-on skill patches teach Bear Paddle swimmers positive reinforcement in a fun and innovative way!

Bear Paddle Oakley Station – Cincinnati is located at Madison Rd. and Vandercar Way. We are serving the community of Cincinnati, Covington, White Oak, Finneytown, North College Hill, Northbrook, Reading, Blue Ash, Springdale, Newport, Montgomery, Forest Park, Fort Thomas, Sharonville, Edgewood, and surrounding!

3099 Disney St.
Cincinnati, OH 45209

Monday - Friday
9:00AM - 8:00PM

Saturday - Sunday
9:00AM - 7:00PM

(513) 285-8855 Ext. 2

(513) 832-0805


What’s New


Receive two $10 Bear Paddle gift cards! To redeem your gift cards, click to print and bring to Bear Paddle. Gift cards can be applied towards lessons, camps, merchandise, and pool parties. One $10 gift card per active family, one per new family.


Easter Closing

Bear Paddle will be closed Sunday, April 16 for Easter. Students who swim on this day will not be charged.

Summer Prep Camp!

Registration Begins Wednesday, February 15!
Registration Begins Wednesday, February 15! Summer Prep Camp will run for eight weeks and the cost is $360. The first 25 to sign up receive a free swim pack!

Spring Swim Camp!

Registration Begins Wednesday, February 1!
Spring Swim Camp will run for five days and the cost is $112.50. The first 25 to sign up receive a free swim bag!

New Bear Paddle App!

The Bear Paddle App is a great resource to view family, student, and class information. Through the App you will be able to update contact and payment information, view your Student's progress as well as transfer or enroll in classes!

Online Swim Assessment Now Available!

Bear Paddle's curriculum is designed by age and ability. Swim Assessments help ensure students are placed into the best swim level for their ability. If you are unsure of which level to register your child, please take our online Swim Assessment today!

Patch Rewards Corner

The Patch Rewards Corner on the Pool Deck is a special area where your student can take a photo and show off their patch achievements!

Parent Survey

Please tell us about your Bear Paddle experience! Complete survey for a chance to win a $100 gift card!