The Peoria  YMCA’s outdoor pool is the largest in the area! There is something for everyone with a 6-lane, 50 meter pool; two 1-meter diving boards; and wading pool.  The pool is open Memorial Day through Labor Day.


Outdoor Pool Season 2020: May 23-September 7

Lap Swim: Monday-Friday 5:30am-7:45am (50m); 10am-11:45am (25m);

Two lanes available 12pm-close

    Saturday 7:30am-9:30am (50m); Two lanes available 9:30am-close

    Sunday two lanes available 11am-close

Open Swim: Monday-Friday 12pm-8pm

    Saturday 11am-7pm

    Sunday 11am-7pm

Stay tuned for information regarding special closures and swim meets.


Fall/Winter Lap Swim


Diving Lessons

Aquatic Group Fitness


Swim Team Winter Swim Team

 Swim Lessons
Lifeguard Training



  • No gum in pool area.
  • Swimsuits are required; Proper cover is required in the Greater Peoria Family YMCA indoor facility.
  • No alcohol/smoking on the Peoria YMCA property.
  • Children 10 and under must be directly supervised by an adult (18+).
  • All food must be consumed in the snack bar patio. All drinks must be behind the white line.
  • WEATHER: If the facility closes due to weather conditions, visitors who paid (via guest pass, check, cash, or credit card) within 30 minutes of closing will be refunded in the form of a guest pass. Please watch weather conditions before entering. The Peoria YMCA will be closed for 30 minutes after the last detection of thunder or lightning. The Peoria YMCA refers to for all inclement-weather closings, and closes at an air temperature of 70° or below to members. Programs still operate when it is below 70°.

*Additional policies apply — please see an Aquatics Manager

Need weather closure information? We’ve got an APP for that!

With the Y’s new mobile app, you can have up-to-the-minute information on weather-related pool closures.

The Y’s new mobile app is available now for FREE! Download the Android or Apple version and say “OK” to Push Notifications.

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