Health and Safety Guidelines

REOPENING HEALTH & SAFETY GUIDELINES

We are committed to providing a clean and safe environment for our members, staff and program participants. We will be adhering to all CDC guidelines, as well as state and local guidelines in order to protect everyone who walks into our facilities. The guidelines below were developed by our team and reviewed by the Skagit County Public Health Department.

Important changes:

  • Mask policy (effective August 23rd):
    • The following policies are based on Governor Inslee’s August 18th announcement.
    • Regardless of vaccination status, masks will be REQUIRED for:
      • Working out in the Wellness Center, using the track, or using the gymnasium 
      • Traveling throughout the building 
      • All activities involving unvaccinated youth (including upcoming fall programming) 
    • Masks are not required for
      • Rentals at Bakerview Sports Center 
      • Fitness Classes (unvaccinated participants must be masked) 
      • Swimming (masks required on the pool deck)
      • Swim Lessons (masks required on the pool deck)
      • Swim Team (masks required on the pool deck)
      • Personal Training 
    • If not fully vaccinated, masks are required at all times (unless in the pool)
    • Staff will be required to show proof of vaccination to their supervisor in order to remove their mask while at Hoag Road or Bakerview.
  • Wellness Center
    • Reservations are no longer required and there will no longer be a time limit for how long you can utilize the track, cardio, or weight equipment.
  • Aquatics Center
    • Please visit our scheduling page for the most up-to-date pool schedule, as we have various groups that use the pool and availability is subject to change.
    • Weekday reservations are no longer required; however, when swim lessons are taking place in the teaching pool, the splashpad and lazy river will require reservations. (Note that these reservations are not tied to Covid-19, but rather to keeping our pool capacity reasonable while swim lessons are taking place.) Reservations will also be required on Saturday afternoons from 12-close.
    • During group swim lessons, the teaching pool will be closed.
    • Starting on Monday, August 23rd, the lap pool will be closed from 3pm-close for our local high school swim teams to practice.
    • Hot tub is now open 
    • Steam rooms will remain closed for the time being.
  • Gym
    • Household reservations are available for basketball hoop, pickleball court, and pickleball open play.
    • Note: Basketball is considered a high-risk activity due to the close contact between players.
    • Limit: 1 reservation per member per day; up to 4 other Y members are allowed to accompany you for your gym reservation.
  • Group Fitness Classes:
    • Reservations are required for all group fitness classes. Some group fitness classes will resume in person and others will continue to be offered virtually.
  • Personal training
    • Book an in-person or virtual personal training session here. Then, email [email protected] to schedule your appointment.
  • Locker rooms are now fully open.
    • Swimmers must rinse off on the pool deck before entering the pool.
    • Sanitation stations are available for you to sanitize lockers before and after use.
    • Please store personal belongings in a locker or bring them with you.
  • We are now open for guests and drop-ins.
  • Entering the facility: Please enter through the main entrance, keeping to your right. Review our screening questions before scanning your membership card.
  • Exiting the facility: Please exit through the main doors (keeping to your right).
  • Please maintain a minimum of 6 feet distance whenever possible.
  • Bakerview Sports Center is now open for private reservations! To make a reservation, please email [email protected]
    • Limit: 25 individuals per reservation.
    • Mask policy:
      • Please contact [email protected] with to learn more about whether you and your group will need to wear masks.
      • Staff will be required to show proof of vaccination to their supervisor in order to remove their mask while at Hoag Road or Bakerview. 

Hours

Monday-Friday: 5am-9pm
Saturday: 8am-4pm
Sunday: Closed

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How to Make a Reservation

Canceling Your Reservation

To cancel your reservation simply follow the link to remove yourself from the program at the bottom of your confirmation email.