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Aquatics

 IMPORTANT NOTICE!

Clarke Swim Center will remain closed through Sunday, November 19. Larkey Swim Center, located at 2771 Buena Vista Avenue, will remain open for public fitness swimming the following days/times/lanes:
Friday (11/17) till 6:00pm (6 lanes)
Saturday (11/18) 11:00am – 4:00pm (7-10 lanes)
Sunday (11/19) 11:00am – 4:00pm (7-10 lanes)
 
The mechanical problem at Clarke has been resolved allowing the weekend to re-heat and treat the pool water. We will reopen Monday, November 20 at 5:30a.m. for all of our regular scheduled programming.

 

Lap swimming at Larkey Swim Center has been extended through Wednesday, November 22. See below for schedule.

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.

 Clarke Swim Center September 5, 2017 - June 10, 2018  
 Monday - Friday Morning  5:30am - 4:00pm
 Monday - Thursday Evening  
 7:00pm - 8:30pm
 Saturday - Sunday
 11:00am - 4:00pm
 
 Larkey Swim Center  September 6 - November 22, 2017
 Weekdays (Monday - Friday)  4:30pm - 6:00pm (6 lanes) 
 $6.00 for ages 13+  6:00pm - 7:00pm (4 lanes)

*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 5, 2017 - June 10, 2018
Saturday - Sunday: 12pm - 4pm


RECREATIONAL SWIM HOURS:


Recreational Swimming at Clarke Swim Center

Weekends from 12:00pm - 4:00pm

 

Recreational Swimming at Larkey Swim Center

September 5 - Closed for the school year*

*Please check back periodically. Pending staffing, swim center may be open for evening lap swim in October.

 


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
 Splash Pass (Clarke Swim Center)    $2.00


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