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POOL HOURS
 

SIMI VALLEY YMCA

AQUATICS GROUP X CLASSES
WARM WATER POOL
Monday: 4:30pm
Tuesday: 8am
Thursday: 8am & 4:30pm
Friday: 8am & 9am

LAP LANE POOL
Monday: 5:45pm
Tuesday: 9am
Thursday: 9am & 5:30pm

LAP LANE SWIM
Monday: 6am - 9am
Tuesday: 6am - 8am, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Wednesday: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Thursday: 6am - 10am, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Friday: 6am - 10am

WARM WATER OPEN SWIM:
Thursday: 9am - 11am
Friday: 8am - 11am

FAMILY SWIM:
LAP LANE POOL
Monday: 4:30pm - 5:20pm
Tuesday: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Wednesday: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Thursday: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

WARM WATER POOL
Monday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Wednesday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Please see policies below for updates on age current age requirements for our pools.

SIMI_POOL

YARROW FAMILY YMCA

AQUATICS GROUP X CLASSES
WARM WATER POOL
Monday: 9am & 10am
Wednesday: 8am & 9:30am

LAP LANE POOL
Tuesday: 9am & 10am
Thursday: 9am & 10am

LAP LANE SWIM
Monday: 7am - 9am, 10am - 12pm
Tuesday: 7am - 12pm, 3pm - 4pm
Wednesday: 7am - 12pm
Thursday: 7am - 12pm, 3pm - 4pm
Friday: 7am - 9am, 11am - 12pm

WALKING LANES ONLY:
LAP LANE POOL
Tuesday: 3pm - 4pm
Thursday: 3pm - 4pm

WARM WATER OPEN SWIM
AGES 12+ ONLY:

Wednesday: 9am - 9:30am
Thursday: 2pm - 3pm
Friday: 9am - 11am, 2pm - 3pm

FAMILY SWIM:
WARM WATER POOL
Tuesday: 4pm -  6pm
Wednesday: 4:45pm - 6:30pm
Thursday: 4pm - 6pm
Friday: 4:45pm - 6:30pm

Please see policies below for updates on age current age requirements for our pools.

YARROW POOL CROPPED

POOL POLICIES

FACE COVERINGS
  • Simi Valley YMCA: Effective June15th, face coverings are optional for fully-vaccinated members.  Members who are not vaccinated, must wear face coverings at all times before and after your pool workout, this includes walking around the deck and throughout the facility.
  • Yarrow Family YMCA: Effective July 19th, ALL members must wear face coverings at all times before and after your pool workout, this includes walking around the deck and throughout the facility.
LAP LANES

LAP LANES: Reservations must be made on the top of the hour and last 50 minutes.

  1. If you arrive more than 10 minutes late, you may forfeit your reservation.
  2. Your time in the lane ends at the :50 minute mark regardless even if you are a couple of minutes late.
  3. 2 swimmers are allowed per lane.
AGE REQUIREMENTS

AGE REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Lap Swimming and Aqua Classes are available for members 12+.
  2. Family Swim is available for ALL ages.

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR PARENTS: Please read the section labeled Youth Swim Policies.

YOUTH SWIM POLICIES
  1. YOUTH POLICIES: 
    1. General Youth Supervision Policy:
      • Children ages 8 and under must have a parent or guardian in the water within arm's reach at all times regardless of swimming ability.
      • Children between the ages 9 to 11 must have a parent or guardian on the pool deck at all times regardless of swimming ability.
      • Children 12 and above may swim without a parent or guardian present.
      • Lifeguards may swim check any child with questionable swimming ability and limit them to specific areas of the pool.
    2. Lap Swimming:
      • Youth are allowed to participate in lap swim as long as they are swimming continuously and do not cause a disturbance to other swimmers
      • At this time, children under the age of 12 are not allowed to participate in lap swim.
      • Lifeguards reserve the ability to swim test any member, at any time.
    3. Aqua Fitness Classes:
      1. Youth ages 12 and up may participate in aquatic group fitness classes.

      2. Lifeguards reserve the ability to swim test any member, at any time.

    4. Swim Testing Policies

      • Lifeguards reserve the ability to swim test any member, regardless of age, who we question whether or not may have the ability to be safe in the pool independently.  

      • Lifejackets and puddle jumpers are available to any one that we feel may need additional support in the water.

      • Swim Tests will include the following:

        • Swim the length of the pool using a strong and consistent forward stroke without stopping.
        • Climb out of the pool without using a ladder.
        • Jump in feet first and tread for 30 seconds.
RESERVATIONS

Reservations are required on our app for lap swimming and all Aquatic Classes and can be made up to 49 hours in advance.

  1. To view how to make a reservation, please click on the button below.
  2. Your reservation times ends at the :50 mark regardless of what time you show up.
  3. If the class or time spot you wish to take is full, you can be put on the wait list. If a spot opens up, you will be notified immediately if you would still like to take that class.
  4. Every person on the waitlist will be notified at the same time. Filling the open spot will be on a first come, first serve basis.
  5. FAMILY SWIM: When making a reservation for FAMILY SWIM, you only need to reserve ONE spot for your family as it will include everyone on your membership.

RESERVATION & APP INFORMATION

LOCKER ROOMS
  • Locker rooms are now open.
  • Showers are now available for use.
HEALTH SCREENING

We will be doing a health screening prior to entering the building for the safety of all participants and Y Staff.

  1. If you have not already signed a waiver, you will be asked to do so.
  2. If you do not pass the health screening, you will not be able to take the class and asked to leave the property immediately.
GUESTS

Only members are allowed in our pools at this time. Please check back for updates. Thank you.

OTHER POOL INFORMATION
  • Bring your own water bottle
  • Bring your own towel
  • Bring your membership card/key tag
  • Restrooms are available
YMCA POLICIES AND MEMBER INFORMATION

RESERVATION INFORMATION

Reservations are required on our app for lap swimming and all Aquatic Group X classes. You will need to download the Southeast Ventura County YMCA app. For more detailed reservation instructions, please click on the button.

AQUATICS GROUP X CLASSES

We are thrilled to offer Aquatics Group X Classes in both the Lap Lane Pools and the Warm Water Pools. To view our current offerings at both Simi Valley YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, please click on the button.

WATER-AEROBICS

SWIM LESSONS & FAMILY SWIM

Family Swim is NOW Available at Simi Valley YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA! Please review policies for more info.
More information about Swim Lessons COMING SOON!

Family Pool Fun