On those days, sometimes just sitting under the sun isn’t enough, and the only way to remedy the sitch is to get a refreshing pool involved. So, in preparation of when your shining moment does come (and don’t worry, it will!), we think it's only right to to arm you with this roundup of the best places around the Bay to take a summertime dip. From sprawling swimming spots in Napa with killer winery views to a Berkeley cooldown at the Claremont, here are our 10 must-hit pools in the Bay, plus a guide on how to gain entry to them. Trust us, when the temps soar, you’ll be glad you kept this list handy.
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