Downtown Y

207 North Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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School Out Day Programming Update:

Due to snowy weather conditions, the Downtown Y Family Center will provide School Out Day programming in response to the School District 11 closure. Programming available as early as 6AM.

In the Heart of Colorado Springs

The Downtown YMCA has been a staple in the Colorado Springs community for over 135 years. We offer something for everyone, from infants to seniors. Whether you are interested in learning how to swim or keeping up with your social life, the Downtown YMCA has it all. We invite you to become part of our YMCA community today!

No Contracts. Financial Assistance Available.

Join Today Rates Member Benefits

Guest Passes

Any member can bring a guest who can utilize a facility one time for free. Each additional visit for that guest will be $10. Any guest over the age of 16 needs to bring in a photo ID with their date of birth on it.

Downtown Y Amenities

What You Can Expect:

  • Innovative programs based on the YMCA’s core values: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility
  • Youth, adult and family locker rooms
  • Well trained, friendly staff to assist you in all areas
  • Supportive of children and families as they strive to improve their health in spirit, mind and body
  • Support military families by providing an array of programs and activities that provide education and personal growth, childcare, recreation, and referral services


  • Two Swimming Pools with Lap and Recreational Swimming
  • Water Exercise classes
  • Swim Lessons
  • Pool Play available during scheduled times
  • Womens Plus*additional cost*
  • - Steam Room
  • Mens Plus *additional cost*
  • - Steam Room, Sauna, Whirlpool

    Health & Fitness

    • FREE two-hour Child Watch for kids while their parents workout
    • A full Strength and Conditioning Center with Cardiovascular and Weight equipment
    • Indoor Track, Two Gymnasiums with Basketball and Volleyball Courts
    • Group Exercise classes including Aerobics, Kickboxing, Yoga, Pilates, Indoor Cycling classes and more
    • Pilates Reformer Studio
    • Racquetball Courts
    • Squash Court


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    Heather Steinman District Executive
    Jessica Bertsch Member Experience Director
    Antoinette Holmes Business Manager
    Kyle Bifano Aquatics Director
    Sally Kennedy Healthy Living Director
    Sarah Medina Regional Sports Director
    Joe Doolittle Facilities Director

    Child Care

    Child Watch Ages & Hours

    Ages: 6 weeks-6 years old
    Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.
    Friday: 8:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
    Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Nanny Passes

    Nanny passes CANNOT be used to sign children in and out of Child Watch. Only parents and grandparents are allowed to sign in and out of Child Watch. NO neighbors, aunts, uncles, cousins, etc. Parents or grandparents MUST provide a picture ID in order to sign in and out.

    Members and guests who are 18 years old are now able to check children in and out of Child Watch.


    Facility & Pool Hours

    5:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

    7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Child Watch Hours

    8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.

    8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

    8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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    We’re a nonprofit organization dedicated to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. From exercise to education, volleyball to volunteering, swim lessons to scholarships, the Y is here for all. The Y doesn’t just strengthen bodies, it strengthens our community.

    Proud Sponsors & Partners

    Penrose-St. Francis YoungLife City of Colorado Springs

    Pikes Peak Area Childrens_Hospital_Colorado

    Accreditation Partners

    Charity Navigator     GuideStar Exchange Silver Participant     BBB

    El Pomar Awards for Excellence     YMCA Best Of Indy     YMCA Best Of Gazette