YMCA of the Northwoods Pool & Whirlpool Facts:

  • Pool average water temperature: 82.5 degrees F.*
  • Pool length: 25 yards. 66 lengths = 1 mile.
  • Pool depth in lap lanes: 3 1/2 - 5 feet.
  • Pool depth in the mushroom area: 2 - 3 1/2 feet.
  • Whirlpool average water temperature: 103 degrees F.*

* At the Y, we work hard to accommodate all who use the pool and whirlpool. Please keep in mind the temperature will fluctuate due to patron load, humidity level, and air temperature. We do our best to maintain this but depending on these external factors, there will always be some variance in temperature.

A lifeguard is always on duty for your safety.

  • Balls, water toys, noodles, and life jackets are available for all ages.
  • Water dumbbells, flotation belts, and flippers are also available.
  • Goggles and swim diapers are available to purchase at the Pro Shop.
  • Pool features mushroom, waterslide and basketball hoop.

Please call Aquatics, 715-362-9622, ext. 111 to set up a free swim assessment.

  • Riders must be a minimum of 48" tall and a good swimmer.
  • No life jackets or goggles allowed on the slide.
  • No double riders on the slide.
  • Maximum weight limit is 250 pounds.
  • No standing in the drop zone.
  • A shower is required before entering the pool or hot tub.
  • Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the hot tub.
  • No diving in the pool.
  • 5 and under must have a parent/guardian in the water within arm's length.
  • 6 and 7 must have a parent/guardian in the water.
  • 8 and 9 may be unattended for up to 2 hours, must have a parent/guardian in the facility, swim test required.
  • 10 and 11 swim test required, parent/guardian not required in the facility.
  • 12 and up adult rules apply.