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Aquatics

 

Due to staffing shortages Larkey Spray Park will not be open in the mornings (10a -12p) M-Th August 13th - 17th.

Evening hours will remain open through August 16th.

 

  

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!


 

                

 


  

 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

 

Clarke Pool Closures and Special Dates 

POOL CLOSED

WEEKEND HOURS

July 7th & 8th

August 4th & 5th

September 19th - 23rd

July 4th:
Lap Swim 9:00am - 3:00pm
Rec Swim 11:00am - 3:00pm


Clarke Recreational Swim Hours

 Monday - Friday:  1:00pm - 4:30pm

 Saturday - Sunday:  12:00pm - 5:00pm

Summer recreational swimming at Clarke Swim Center includes recreational swimming in the baby pool, rec section of the 50m pool, and use of diving board in the diving well. We do not allow recreational swimming in the diving well.

To use the inflatable obstacle courses, patrons must be able to swim a full 25 yards without assistance or use of goggles and flotation devices AND pay the $2 Splash Pass fee.

 

Clarke Fitness Swim Hours

 Monday - Thursday:  5:30am - 4:30pm, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

 Friday:  5:30am - 4:30pm

 Saturday - Sunday:  11:00am - 5:00pm


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. 

FAMILY LAP SWIM (7 yrs. & older with adult)
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).

 

Water Exercise

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.  

Deep Water Classes:
 Monday, Wednesday, Friday:  8:00am
 Monday through Friday: 9:00am

Shallow Water Classes:
 Tuesday, Thursday:  8:00am

Drop In Fee

$7.00

12-Class Punch Pass

$66.00

 

 

Clarke 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  

 


Admission Fees

Daily Admission Fees
Single entrance. No in/out privileges. Everyone entering the facility must pay an admission fee. No refunds. Splash Pass allows use of water inflatable obstacle courses and in/out privileges during recreational swim times. 

Children (6 & under) $3.50
Youth (7-17) $4.50
Adults (18 & older) $6.00
Lap Swim (13 & older)
$6.00
Splash Pass (all ages) $2.00

 

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

Children (6 & under) $45.00
Youth (7-17) $60.00
Adult (18 & older) $73.50
Lap Swim (13 & 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 at both swim centers. Valid: June 9 – September 4, 2018. Non-refundable, non-transferable. Not valid for lap swim or water exercise classes.

All ages $70.00

 

 

 

LARKEY SWIM CENTER

Located by the Lindsay Wildlife Experience
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
  • 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

 

Larkey Swim Schedules, Closures and Special Dates

Larkey Pool June 2018

Larkey Pool July 2018

Larkey Pool August 2018

 

Recreational Swim Hours

Weekdays from June 1 to August 17. Weekends from June 9 to September 3. See calendars for special closure dates.

 
 Monday - Thursday:  12:30pm - 4:00pm

 Friday:  1:00pm – 5:00pm

 Saturday - Sunday:  12:00pm – 5:00pm

 

Spray Park Only Hours


 

 Monday - Thursday:  10:00am – 12:00pm and 4:30pm – 6:30pm

When the Spray Park is open during non-rec swim hours, admission fee is $2 per person. All patrons entering the facility must pay the fee, including infants. Infants that stay in a stroller during the entire stay may be excluded. Anyone outside of a stroller at any time must have a wristband.

Spray Park will be cleared at 12pm. Any patrons wishing to stay for recreational swim hours starting at 12:30 must pay the recreational swim entry fee as outlined below.

 

Fitness Swimming

Weekdays from June 1 to August 17. Weekends from June 9 to September 3.

 Monday - Thursday:  12:30pm - 4:00pm

 Friday:  1:00pm – 5:00pm

 Saturday - Sunday:  12:00pm – 5:00pm

Three lap lanes available. See calendars above for special closure dates.

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. 

 

Admission Fees

Daily Admission Fees

Single entrance. No in/out privileges. Everyone entering the facility must pay an admission fee. No refunds. Daily fee covers use of Splash Pad during regular recreation swim hours. Splash pass allows for use of Splash Pad during exclusive use hours.

Children (6 & under)

$3.50

Youth (7-17)

$4.50

Adults (18 & older)

$6.00

Lap Swim (13 & older)

$6.00

Splash Pass (all ages)

$2.00


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

Children (6 & under)

$45.00

Youth (7-17)

$60.00

Adult (18 & older)

$73.50

Lap Swim (13 & older)

$73.50

Day Camp/Care Rec Swim*

$60.00

*Email 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 at both swim centers. Valid: June 9 – September 4, 2018. Non-refundable, non-transferable. Not valid for lap swim or water exercise classes.

All ages

$70.00