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Aquatics

The City of Walnut Creek Aquatics Programs offer

Fun! Fitness! Learning!


We offer a variety of programs including:
Recreational Swimming • Lap Swimming • Swim Lessons • Water Exercise • Lifeguard Training
Inflatable Pool Obstacle Course in the summer time

Register for swim lessons and certification courses now!


 

Aquatics Survey
               
In an effort to meet the needs of the community, we are hoping for your feedback concerning a possible usage of the newly renovated Larkey Swim Center facility during the school year. Please take a moment to complete this brief "Swimming For Fitness" usage survey.
Thank you from the Walnut Creek Aquatics Department.

 

 

 

 


WALNUT CREEK SWIM CENTERS

 

CLARKE MEMORIAL SWIM CENTER

Located in Heather Farm Park
1750 Heather Drive, Walnut Creek
(925) 943-5856

  • Open Year-round
  • Olympic size, 20 lane lap pool
  • Heated Locker rooms and Showers
  • Fitness Center with cardiovascular and weight equipment
  • Diving pool with 1 meter spring board (open seasonally)
  • Children's wading pool (2-3 ½ feet deep - open seasonally)
  • Vending machines for snacks and drinks

Pool Closures and Special Dates:

POOL CLOSED

WEEKEND HOURS

           

August 5 & 6, 2017

September 23 & 24, 2017

November 23, 2017

November 24, 2017

POOL/PLAYGROUND
PARKING LOT CLOSED:

Monday, September 18 - Monday, September 25, 2017
for Walnut Festival activities

 NO EVENING LAP SWIM

Thursday, September 21, 2017
No 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Lap Swim

 

LARKEY SWIM CENTER

Located by the Lindsay Museum
2771 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek
(925) 943-5861

  • Newly renovated 25yr x 25m heated pool
  • 1 meter diving board
  • All Abilities Splash Pad with play deck and slides
  • Certified professional
  • Lifeguards on duty
  • Renovated changing rooms with added amenities
  • Family changing/restroom
  • Outdoor showers
  • Rentable covered party area
  • Shaded lounge area(s)
  • Learn to swim/enhance swimming skills classes available
 

LAP SWIMMING & FITNESS CENTER AT CLARKE SWIM CENTER


ADULT LAP SWIM (13 yrs. & older)

All swimmers must swim continuous laps, in the true tradition of lap swimming. Circle swimming will be enforced in order to accommodate more swimmers. Swimming instruction of any kind is prohibited.

   June 12 - September 4, 2017  
 Monday - Friday Morning  5:30am - 4:30pm
 Monday - Thursday Evening  
 7:00pm - 8:30pm
 Saturday - Sunday
 11:00am - 5:00pm

*See facility description for closure dates

ADULT FITNESS CENTER HOURS:
Fitness Center for use by adults, 18 and older. Closed toe shoes and clothing must be worn at all times. Use at own risk.

Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 3:30 pm
Monday - Thursday Evening   7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Saturday - Sunday 11:30 am - 3:30 pm  

 

Family Lap Swim at Clarke Swim Center
Fitness swimming for the entire family! All swimmers ages 7 and older must swim continuous laps, in the true tradition of lap swimming. Recreation swimming and horseplay are prohibited. Circle swimming will be enforced to accommodate more swimmers. Swimming instruction of any kind is prohibited. All participants ages 7-17 must be accompanied by a swimming adult (18 and up).

Effective September 6, 2016 - June 11, 2017
Saturday - Sunday: 12pm - 4pm


RECREATIONAL SWIM HOURS:


Recreational Swimming at Clarke Swim Center

 
 Weekdays June 12-August 18
 Weekends June 10 - September 5  
 Monday - Friday
   1:00pm - 4:30pm
 Saturday - Sunday  
  
 12:00pm - 5:00pm

*See facility description for closure dates

Recreational Swimming at Larkey Swim Center

Recreational Swim
*Regular admission fees/passes apply
  during these times               

Weekdays June 12-August 18
Weekends June 10-September 5
Swimming pool & Spray Ground

 Monday - Friday
 12:30pm - 4:00pm
*Facility cleared at 4:00pm. Pay spray ground admission to re-enter at 4:30 for spray ground use only

 Saturday* - Sunday
 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Spray Ground Only
*$2 entrance fee/passes apply during 
  these times only

 June 19 - August 10


 Monday - Thursday

 10:00am - 12:00pm
*Facility cleared at noon. Pay regular admission to re-enter at 12:30 for recreational swimming hours

   Mon / Tue / Thu / Fri  4:30pm - 6:30pm 

*June 17, 24 and July 29: Rec Swim hours 1:00pm - 5:00pm

 


ADMISSION FEES

Everyone entering the facility must pay an admission fee. No Refunds.

Daily Admission Fees

Single entrance. No in/out privileges.

 

 Children (6 and Under)    $3.50
 Youth (7-17)    $4.50
 Adults (18 & older)    $6.00
 Lap Swim (13yrs & older)
 
 $6.00
 Larkey Spray Ground* (All Ages)
 
 $2.00
 Splash Pass (Clarke Swim Center)    $2.00

*Larkey Spray Ground entrance fee applies during specified times only (see recreational swimming at Larkey Swim Center above). During recreational swimming hours, regular admission fees apply regardless if you are only using the spray ground.

Splash Pass*
All Ages $2.00
*Valid at Clarke Swim Center only. Allows use of in water inflatable obstacle courses and in/out privileges during recreational swim times


Discount 15 Swim Passes
Valid for 12 months from date of purchase. No refunds.

 

 Children (6 and under)     $45.00
 Youth (7-17)    $60.00
 Adult (18 & older)    $73.50
 Lap Swim (13yrs & Older)    $73.50
 Day Camp/Care Rec Swim*    $60.00

*Contact sthomas@walnut-creek.org for more information on Day Camp/Care Rec Swim passes.

Lap Swim Discount Monthly Passes

 

 Monthly (based on 30 days)
   $65.00
 6 Month (based on 182 days)
   $375.00
 Annual (based on 357 days)
   $714.00



Summer Recreational Swim Pass
Unlimited use during recreational swimming hours. Valid: June 12, 2017 – September 4, 2017. Non-refundable, non-transferable. Not valid for lap swim or water exercise classes.

Per Person       $70

 


WATER AEROBICS - Year Round

Shape up and slim down with invigorating water exercise! Use the water's natural buoyancy and resistance as an excellent form of exercise for those looking for something new or those with special considerations such as : pregnancy, arthritis, knee/joint problems or other special considerations. Swimming skills not required.  

Mon/Wed/Fri       
 8:00 am & 9:00 am
$66/12-class punch ticket (valid 2 years) or drop-in $7