Whether it is summer and we are outside by the pool or it is winter and we seek the warmth of an indoor pool, the answer is the same - yes, unfortunately, you may get warts if you walk barefoot around the pool. Warts are caused by a virus, HPV, and this particular virus thrives in a damp environment - the exact environment around a pool. So beware of what may be lurking!
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