Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA Outdoor Pool

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With lap swimming, games and family fun, our Outdoor Pool is a great way to keep active and healthy while enjoying the summer season! Our pool offers picnic and lounging areas so you can make a day of it.

Outdoor Pool Memberships

Teen, Family and Adult memberships are available to Y members and Non Y members for the 2018 summer pool season. Memberships can be purchased at any of our YMCA branch Welcome Desks or through our Online Registration.

Outdoor Pool Day Passes are also available:
$12 per visitor up to 4:00 pm ($6 per visitor after 6 pm).

2018 Season Hours of Operations:

Regular Season Hours: June 4 – August 21
Monday-Friday, 12:00-8:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday, 11:00 am-8:00 pm

End of Summer Hours:
The Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA Outdoor Pool will be close once the Lampeter-Strasburg School District is back in session on August 22.  The pool will be open on weekends from 11:00 am-8:00 pm and on Friday, August 31 from 12:00-8:00 pm.

Last Day of the Season:
September 3 11:00 am -8:00 pm

Special Pool Events

Participation in Outdoor Pool special events is free to Outdoor Pool members.

Guest Policy

  • Outdoor Pool Members: Each MEMBERSHIP will be given 2 guest passes in the form of vouches which can be used at the L-s Y Outdoor Pool only. After the 2 free guest passes have been used then it is $6 per/person/visit ALL DAY.
  • Facility Members: Facility member guest passes MAY NOT be used at the Outdoor Pool.
  • If a facility member does not belong to the Outdoor Pool they may choose to purchase a day pass for $6 up to 4:00 pm and $3 after 4:00 pm.

Adult Swims

  • During the first 15 minutes of the 12:00 pm (Holidays and Weekends only), 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm hours, adults will only be allowed in the pool. Swim tests will only be done during this time UNLESS it is after 6:00 pm.

Friday Night Activities

  • Activities include but are not limited to: Kickball games, Volleyball games, Cannon ball contests, Marco Polo, Sharks & Minnows, Coloring pages, Lanyard, and many more. A sign by the bathroom will list the activities and when they will be held.

Improved Shade

  • We have purchased better umbrellas and stands this year, and will in the years to come, to improve the quality of your experience at the pool. You are still welcome to bring your own chairs and shade.

Pool Features 

  • Charcoal Grills, Picnic Tables and Beach Chairs
  • 6 lane pool with play area and zero-depth entry with Water Features and Waterslide
  • Concession Stand – featuring healthy choices, swim diapers, goggles and charcoal
  • Lawn and Shaded Structures