FACILITY USE GUIDELINES

A Safer Space at the Y

We want families to explore, experience and enjoy everything the YMCA has to offer. To maintain a secure and comfortable environment for all, we ask you to follow certain supervision and use guidelines for our equipment and facilities. The YMCA is not a drop-off facility.

Below are the YMCA’s age privileges by area. These age guidelines do not pertain to those taking part in our YMCA programs.

Definitions

Access with Supervision: Responsible person 16 years or older is required to have  the child in their sight at all times. 

Access with Supervision in the Building: Responsible person 16 years or older is required to be in the building and accessible to the child at all times. Child is only allowed in areas that don't require supervision.

Access: Child is allowed to access area without supervision.

  • Building
    11 years and under: Access with supervision
    12 years and up: Access
  • Child Watch
    6 weeks-10 years: Access
  • Health & Fitness
    10 years and under: No access
    11-13 years: Access with adult supervision after completion of youth fitness orientation. Schedule appointment with a staff member.
    14-16 years: Access after completion of youth fitness orientation. Schedule appointment with a staff member.
  • Gym
    7 years and under: Access with supervision
    8-11 years: Access with supervision in building
    12 years and up: Access
  • Rec Skate 
    7 years and under: Access with supervision
    8-11 years: Access with supervision in building
    12 years and up: Access
  • Racquetball Courts
    7 years and under: Access with supervision
    8-11 years: Access with supervision in building
    12 years and up: Access
  • Group Exercise Studio
    12 years and up: Access for classes
     
  • Cycling Studio 
  • 12 years and up: Access for classes
  • Spirit, Mind, Body Studio

    12 years and up: Access for classes
  • Swimming Pool and Spray Park 

    11 years and under: Access with supervision
    12 years and up: Access 
  • Sauna & Hot Tub 
    15 years and under: No Access 
    16 years and up: Access
  • Track
    
7 years and under: No Access
    8-11 years: Access with supervision
    12 years and up: Access
  • Padded Room
    Access for classes and programs only. Not open for general use.
  • Program Participants and Spectators
    No access to facility outside of space used for specific program.
  • Locker Rooms
    Children of the opposite gender over the age of 5 could appear inappropriate in locker rooms. Parents please use family changing room or have children over 5 use gender appropriate locker rooms/restroom.

The YMCA of Boulder Valley reserves the right to suspend, terminate or deny membership to any individual. Failure to abide by set guidelines, inappropriate behavior towards staff or other members, acts of violence and anything else deemed hazardous to the safety of members, staff and guests will constitute a possible termination.