indoor lap swimming reopen June 8

June 1, 2020


Indoor lap swimming resumes on June 8th.


To provide a safe and healthy environment, please help us with the following (in addition to traditional rules):

  • Reservations are required—capacity will be limited
    • Register at via the “Schedules” page
    • Register using the Buckeye Valley Family YMCA app – find us on the App Store & Google Play
  • Members may register for 30-minute swim opportunities, with the option to register for two consecutive back-to-back sessions (1 hour total).
  • Capacity is limited to two members per lane, starting on opposite ends of the lane.
  • Members are to avoid conversations with others while swimming due to lack of face coverings in the water.
  • Members have to shower off before entering pool.
  • Swimmers can have ONE extra person accompany them on pool deck in the designated waiting area only.
  • No sharing of goggles, snorkels, kick boards, towels or nose clips.


Lap Pool Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Thursday: 6:30 a.m.-7: p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • Sunday: 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m. 

Operating hours apply to all lap pool locations – Licking County & Muskingum County.


Check out our YouTube channel for quick instructional videos on how to register for classes and/or pools using our website or our App!


See you in the water, and thank you for keeping our YMCA healthy!

The Barker Pool (Newark) and Activity Pool (Zanesville) will open at a future date to be determined.