Membership

Join the Y. Support Your Community.

When you join the Skagit Valley Family YMCA, you’re not just joining a “swim ‘n gym” – you’re joining a community that supports positive community change within the Skagit Valley community. We’re a non-profit that focuses on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

When you join the Y, your membership fees support more than just keeping the lights on or paying the bills. Here are some of the programs membership dues make a direct impact on:

Beyond our gym and aquatics center, the Y also provides quality childcare programs, summer camp, and support for teens in Skagit County. 

Read on to learn more about membership perks, our most common FAQs, and how you can stay informed on what’s happening at the Y.

Membership Handbook

Includes: YMCA Policies, Facility Rules, Youth Guidelines, Aquatics Center Guidelines

Can’t find an answer to your question? Connect with our Welcome Center Team by emailing [email protected], calling 360-336-9622, or stopping by in person.

Financial Assistance

With the generous support of our donors, we offer a financial assistance program to help everyone access our programs, regardless of your ability to pay.

Collective Membership

Companies or groups with 10+ memberships can receive a 10% discount on monthly membership fees, plus a $0 joining fee.

DOD/Military Membership

The Military Outreach Initiative offers Y memberships for qualified military members and families nationwide.

Perks of Membership

All Fitness Classes Included

All group fitness classes are included in your YMCA membership. We require reservations for our fitness classes, which are offered in-person at our Hoag Road facility. Visit our Fitness Class Schedule page to sign up for a class!
Fitness Class Schedule

Discounts & Priority Registration

Get discounts on swimming lessons, camps, youth sports, and more with a membership. Members also get early registration access to our most popular programs.
See what programs we offer

Child Supervision while you work out

All household memberships include access to Y Kids' @ Hoag, our unlicensed childwatch service. Bring your children in for active and engaging fun with our highly-trained staff while you take a class, swim laps or use the facility.
Learn more about Y Kids' @ Hoag

Nationwide YMCA Access

Your membership gives you access to YMCAs across the country.
Learn more about YMCAs where you're traveling next.

Full List of Membership Benefits:

  • Access to our state-of-the-art Hoag Road facility (Aquatic Center, Wellness Center, Track, and Gymnasium) 
  • Health and wellness opportunities (Fitness Classes, Wellness 101, personal training (extra fee)
  • Y Kids’ @ Hoag (supervised care for your kids while you use the facility) 
  • Kids’ Night Out (supervised care on Friday night once per month) 
  • Early-bird registration for popular youth programs (ex. swim lessons, camp, youth sports) 
  • Discounted rates for popular youth programs (ex. swim lessons, camp, youth sports) 
  • Discounted fees at our licensed Y Childcare sites 
  • Nationwide YMCA access

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Monday – Friday:
    • 5:00 am – 10:00 pm  
  • Saturday:
    • 7:00 am – 4:00 pm  
  • Sunday:
    • Closed

We are closed on the following holidays:

  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve*
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Eve*
  • New Year’s Day

*Early closure in the afternoon

Yes! We encourage all members of the community to come and use our spaces, regardless of if you’re a member! Our drop-in fees are as follows: 

  • Youth – $5/day
  • Adult (18+) – $10/day
  • Family/Household – $20/day

Please bring a hard copy of ID (ex. Driver’s License) with you.

For international visitors (including Canadians), please bring American currency to pay for your drop-in fee.

For the most up-to-date pool schedule, please visit our Aquatics/Safety page.

Pool hours will differ from facility hours and are subject to change.  

Yes! It is very important to us that we serve ALL members of the community.

  • Our building is wheelchair accessible
  • We have wheelchair accessible equipment in the Wellness Center
  • Handicap stalls in all bathrooms and locker rooms
  • Zero-entry access to pool
  • Lap pool lift machine
  • Elevator access

We are not renting the facility out at this time.

Please call your Insurance provider to see if you have the following benefits as part of your insurance: Renew Active, Active & Fit, or Silver & Fit. If you do have one of these three benefits, please bring your Fitness ID # to the Welcome Center with your Photo ID.

Use of parts of the building is dependent on the age of your child(ren). Check out our Youth Guidelines to see what our age limits are for each space by visiting our Membership Handbook page.

We realize that you may need to put your membership on hold or cancel it completely at some point. Learn more about our Refunds, Holds & Cancellation policies here.

  • All new members/visitors are required to show a hard copy of their ID to be entered into our system. Have a physical ID handy when you first arrive.
  • Make sure to bring your own towels. Our facility does not have laundry facilities and as such we do not provide towels.  
  • Please shower before using the pools. The pool deck and locker rooms can get slippery when wet. Please walk carefully and consider wearing flip flops or water shoes.  
  • No cell phone use of any kind is allowed in the locker rooms or in the hot tub. Please remain clothed in the common spaces of the universal/gender neutral locker room.  
  • Gym shoes only in the gym. It is best to have separate indoor shoes to protect our floors.  
  • Please wipe down the equipment in the Wellness Center with the cleaning supplies provided and keep the space clean by throwing away your cleaning wipe.

Stay up-to-date on all things Skagit YMCA!

The Y is continually evolving and expanding! Stay up-to-date on everything that’s happening by subscribing to our email list and following us on social media.