GREATER WICHITA YMCA 

WATER PARK UPDATE -

Our four outdoor Water Parks will open at 3PM on Sun. May 26th. All indoor pools will be open regular hours. 

SUMMER DISCOUNT - JOIN FOR $4

Memorial Day Weekend is the start of our water park season. Join NOW and enjoy unlimited use of the four main benefits of summer membership: 1) 4 Water Parks 2) 9 Locations 3) 800+ Group Exercise Classes 4) Discounts on Programs. Save even more with our 4 for $4 Sale. Don't wait - this offer ends soon.

SUMMER LIFEGUARDS NEEDED - ALL 9 LOCATIONS

ATTENTION - We're looking for summer lifeguards for our indoor pools and outdoor water parks. We offer lower-cost certification and, to qualifying guards, a refund of charges.

Outdoor Water Parks

Our 2019 outdoor Water Park season runs from Memorial Day Weekend (Saturday, May 25) through Labor Day Weekend (Monday, September 2). With parks in Andover, Kansas and in North, Northwest, and South Wichita, Kansas - communities including El Dorado, Kingman, Newton, and Wellington and everything in between is less than thirty minutes of at least one of our family-friendly, low-cost water parks from communities including El Dorado to Kingman, Newton to Wellington.

  • MEMBERS enjoy unlimited access to all four parks at no additional cost
  • GUESTS can purchase a GUEST PASS* and enjoy a full day at one of our water parks for $10/person or $18/family

* Guest Passes are ONLY sold at the Front Desk inside our branch locations. They are NOT sold at Water Park Entrances.

2019 OUTDOOR WATER PARK HOURS

Our outdoor water parks have the same scheduled hours:

  • 1-7PM - Saturday, May 25 - Sunday, August 11 except holidays (below)
  • 12-4:30PM - Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day) and Thursday, July 4 (Independence Day)
  • 1-7PM - Saturdays and Sundays, August 17 - September 1 (8/17 and 8/18, 8/24 and 8/25, 8/31 and 9/1)
  • 12-4:30PM - Monday, September 2 (Labor Day)

NOTE - Our Water Parks will CLOSE (reopening the next day) if the air temperature falls below 80° (F), for heavy/severe rain, and/or for lightning within eight miles. 

Find descriptions and attributes of our outdoor water parks, special events in and around our water parks, links to membership and guest pass information, and more below.

ANDOVER YMCA WATER PARK

At the Andover YMCA (east of Andover Road on Kellogg / Route 54) near Derby and Augusta, this water park features:

  • Lazy River, Toddler Bay, Family Pool
  • Tube Slides and Body Slides
  • Spray and Splash Ground
  • Two Play Structures
  • Water Basketball

NORTH YMCA WATER PARK

At the Dennis Schoenebeck North YMCA (at K-96 and Woodlawn) near WSU and Bel Air, this water park features:

  • Wave Pool, Toddler Bay, Kids Cove, Family Pool
  • Drop Slide and Body Slide
  • Spray and Splash Ground
  • Diving Board and Climbing Wall
  • Water Therapy Benches

NORTHWEST YMCA WATER PARK

At the Northwest YMCA (west of N 135th Street W on W 21st Street N) near Colwich, Maize, and Goddard, this park features:

  • Lazy River, Toddler Bay, Family Pool
  • Tube Slide and Plunge Slide
  • Spray and Splash Grounds
  • Water Play Structure
  • Water Basketball

SOUTH YMCA WATER PARK

At the Richard A. DeVore South YMCA (I-235 and S. Merdian Avenue), near Haysville and Schule, this park features:

  • Lazy River, Toddler Area, Family Pool
  • Plunge Slide and Tube Slide
  • Diving Board and Climbing Wall
  • Spray and Splash Grounds and Play Structure
  • Water Basketball

READY TO ENJOY OUR WATER PARKS?

MORE THAN JUST SPLASHING AROUND

In addition to "open swim" for all ages - our water parks are also used for programs, classes, and special events including:

POOL GROUP EXERCISE

Take your exercise outside with special water and studio group exercise classes in and around our water parks. Find schedules below.

TODDLER TIME

Parents and kids aged 0-6 swim together from 10:30AM-12PM on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays (6/3-8/9), and Saturdays (6/1-8/31).

SUMMER POOL PARTIES

Hold your summer birthday parties or events at our Water Parks. We can help with games, decorations, and snacks or execute your ideas.

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NOW HIRING SUMMER LIFEGUARDS

The Greater Wichita YMCA is always looking for lifeguards - especially as summer water park and pool season approaches. Guarding at the Y includes:

  • Training and certification available (at no cost for qualifying lifeguards)
  • Summer and year-round positions at all locations and water parks
  • Flexible shifts to accommodate school and other commitments
  • Ongoing training and certification for those wanting to do more

ANOTHER REASON Y

The Greater Wichita YMCA offers four outdoor water parks and hundreds of other options to support a healthy spirit, mind, and body including: