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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!


 

                

 


 

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

 May 29th - June 3rd

July 7th & 8th

August 4th & 5th

September 19th - 23rd

 

July 4th:

Lap Swim 9:00am - 3:00pm

Rec Swim 11:00am - 3:00pm

 

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

Larkey Pool Closures and Special Dates:

Please look at the Calendars below for special hours and closure dates for Larkey Swim Center

Larkey Pool June 2018

Larkey Pool July 2018

Larkey Pool August 2018



FITNESS 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.

 Clarke Swim Center September 5, 2017 - June 10, 2018  
 Monday - Friday Morning  5:30 am - 4:00 pm
 Monday - Thursday Evening  
 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
 Saturday - Sunday
 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

*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 (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).

Clarke Swim Center

September 5, 2017 - June 10, 2018

Saturday & Sunday

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

 

 

FITNESS SWIMMING AT LARKEY 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. 

1.00p - 5pm (3 Lanes)
 April 9 - June 8, 2018  
 Monday - Thursday 12.30pm - 4pm (3 Lanes)
 Friday  1.00pm - 5pm (3 Lanes)
 Saturday & Sunday  12:00pm - 5pm (3 Lanes)
 
Please look at the Calendars below for special hours and closure dates for Larkey Swim Center

Larkey Pool June 2018

Larkey Pool July 2018

Larkey Pool August 2018


SUMMER RECREATIONAL SWIM HOURS: June 9th - August 17th

*Weekend recreational swimming continues through Labor Day*

Recreational Swimming at Clarke Swim Center

 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 us 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 pay an additional $2 splash pass fee.

Requirements for Inflatable: Must be able to swim a full 25 yards without assistance or use of goggles and flotation devices

 POOL CLOSED:

  • July 7th & 8th
  • August 4th & 5th
  • September 19th - 23rd

 Recreational Swimming at Larkey Swim Center

 Monday - Thursday: 12:30pm - 4:00pm

 Friday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

 Saturday & Sunday 12:00pm - 5:00pm

*Please see calendars above for special closure dates*

Larkey Splash Pad only hours (June 18th - August 17th)

 Monday - Thurs 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Monday - Thurs 4:30pm - 6:00pm

*Splash pad only access is $2 per person. All patrons entering the facility must pay the fee, even infants. Infants who are staying in the stroller during the entire stay do not have to pay. Anyone outside of a stroller at anytime must have a wristband*

*Splash pad will be cleared at 12pm. Any patrons wishing to stay for recreational swim hours must pay the recreational swim entry fee as outlined below*

 


ADMISSION FEES

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

Daily Admission Fees

Single entrance. No in/out privileges.

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


Splash Pass*
All Ages $2.00
*At Clarke: Allows use of in water inflatable obstacle courses and in/out privileges during recreational swim times*

*At Larkey: Allows for use of Splash Pad during exclusive use hours and in/out if paid for during regular recreation hours*


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

Per Person       $70
Save $10 when you purchase before June 10!

 


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.  
Monday - Friday      
8:00 am & 9:00 am
$66/12-class punch ticket (valid 2 years) or drop-in $7

Tue & Thurs 8am class is shallow water - All other classes held in deep water