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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!

Grand Opening of Renovated Larkey Swim Center

Saturday, June 10, 11am to 4pm
Free admission to the renovated pool, including the new all abilities spray ground and fun activities for families. Plus, purchase your discounted summer recreational swim passes to use the rest of the season!


 

 


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

           

May 7, 2017 - facility open at 12:00pm

June 3 & 4, 2017

July 8 & 9, 2017

August 5 & 6, 2017

September 23 & 24, 2017

November 23, 2017

January 2, 2017

May 29, 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 and reopening to the public on June 10, 2017.

  • 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

Grand Opening of Renovated Larkey Swim Center

Saturday, June 10, 11am to 4pm
Free admission to the renovated pool, including the new all abilities spray ground and fun activities for families. Plus, purchase your discounted summer recreational swim passes to use the rest of the season!

 


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.

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


RECREATIONAL & FAMILY LAP SWIM HOURS:

Recreational Swimming at Clarke Swim Center

  Current
 Weekdays June 12-Aug 18
 Weekends June 10 - Sept 5
 Monday - Friday
   1:00pm - 4:30pm
 Saturday - Sunday
 12:00pm - 4:00pm
 12:00pm - 5:00pm

*See facility description for closure dates

 

Recreational Swimming at Larkey Swim Center



 Weekdays June 12-Aug 18
 Weekends June 10 - Sept 5
Rec Swim
 Monday - Friday
 12:30pm - 4:00pm

 Saturday - Sunday
 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Spray Park Only
 Monday - Thursday
 10:00am - 12:00pm

 M / Tu / Th / F
 4:30pm - 6:30pm

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

 

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 participates ages 7-17 must be accompanied by a swimming adult (18 and up).

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


ADMISSION FEES

Everyone entering the facility must pay an admission fee. No Refunds.
Please note change in admission fees effective June 1, 2017.

Daily Admission Fees

Single entrance. No in/out privileges.

  Current As of June 1, 2017
 Children (6 and Under)  $3.50  $3.50
 Youth (7-17)  $4.25  $4.50
 Adults (18 & older)  $5.00  $6.00
 Lap Swim (13yrs & older)
 $5.00
$6.00
 Larkey Spray Ground* (All Ages)
 
 $2.00

*Larkey Spray Ground entrance fee applies during specified times only. See operating hours above for applicable times.

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.

  Current
 As of June 1, 2017
 Children (6 and under)   $45.00  $45.00
 Youth (7-17)  $56.25  $60.00
 Adult (18 & older)  $63.75  $73.50
 Lap Swim (13yrs & Older)  $63.75  $73.50
 Day Camp/Care Rec Swim*  $56.25  $60.00

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

Lap Swim Discount Monthly Passes

  Current
As of June 1, 2017
 Monthly (based on 30 days)
 $60.00  $65.00
 6 Month (based on 182 days)
 $340.00  $375.00
 Annual (based on 357 days)
 $640.00  $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*
*Save $10 when you purchase by June 10, 2017.

 


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