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Aquatics

Come join our team! We are now hiring Life Guards, Lead Life Guards and/or swim instructors. For more info, please click here.

 

Clarke Pool Re-opening 12.13.18    

  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

 PLEASE READ TOP OF PAGE FOR CURRENT SCHEDULES DUE TO CLOSURE

Clarke Pool Closures and Special Dates 

POOL CLOSED

Special Hours

September 21 - 23rd

November 22nd

December 25th

January 1, 2019

April 21, 2019

November 23rd - Weekend Hours

December 24th - Close @ 4:00pm

December 26th - Weekend Hours

December 31st - Close @ 4:00pm

May 22, 2019 - Weekend Hours

Clarke Recreational Swim Hours (All Ages)

Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Beginning September 4th, recreational swimming at Clarke Swim Center will be held on the weekends in a section of our 50m pool from 12:00pm-4:00pm. The diving board and baby pool will both be closed to the public during these times.

For in & out privileges, a $2 wristband must be purchased.  

Clarke Fitness Swim Hours (13yrs & up)

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

 Friday:  5:30am - 4:00pm

 Saturday - Sunday:  11:00am - 4:00pm


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) Saturdays & Sundays 12p - 4pm only
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 6:00am - 3:30pm
Monday - Thursday Evening   7:00pm - 8:15pm
Saturday - Sunday 11:30am - 3:30pm  

 


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



 

 

 

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

The Splash Pad and recreational swimming at Larkey Swim Center is closed for the season and will resume in June 2019. The swim center is open for fitness swimming year round. See below for schedule and availability.

Larkey Swim Schedules, Closures and Special Dates

Pool Closed:
November 22 - 23
December 24 - 26
December 31 - Jan 1
May 22, 2019

 

Fitness Swimming

 Monday - Friday:  4:30pm - 6:00pm
  
Five lap lanes available.

 Monday - Friday: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
   Four lap lanes available. 

See 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

 

$60.00


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