Summer Savings for New Members!

Looking for Summer fun that won't break the bank? New members can join the YMCA of Western North Carolina through 6/27 with NO join fees AND receive 50% off your first program! Eligible programs include:

  • Half-day summer camps
  • Group swim lessons (not private), 
  • Lifeguard certification
  • Sports programs
  • Wellness programs such as personal training and bootcamp
  • And more!*

Membership benefits

  • Household and family membership rates with free drop-in childcare
  • Unlimited guest passes
  • Access to seven YMCA locations in the Asheville and surrounding areas near you + more than 2,000 participating Ys nationwide
  • Unlimited access to in-person, outdoor, and virtual group fitness classes led by certified instructors
  • Group fitness classes including options such as cycle, yoga, and HIIT
  • Virtual classes with access to personal trainers, personalized wellness planning, and nutritional coaching
  • Six indoor pools with designated times for lap swim, family swim, and water aerobics classes
  • Four basketball courts, four pickleball courts, two climbing walls, one racquetball court
  • Access to Westridge CrossFit at the Candler location
  • Generous discounts on swim lessons youth sports, and other programs
  • Financial assistance is available
  • Safe, clean facilities


Join in two easy steps! You can either become a member online or call or visit any local YMCA. Hurry, offer ends soon!

Step 1:

Rate Calculator

Step 2:

Join Now Online   OR   Call 828-251-5910


Details on some of our programs eligible for the 50% off discount are listed below:

The YMCA of Western North Carolina has something for everyone in the family. Take swim lessons, sign up for personal training, join a sports camp and more. Have fun at the Y all Summer long for less! 

Half-Day Summer Camps

kids playing flag football at a ymca sports camp program

Our camps are perfect for the aspiring athlete who enjoys a variety of sports and recreational games.


Group Swim Lessons

child swimming and getting out of the pool smiling

YMCA swim lessons are designed to teach this lifelong skill to children and adults of all skill levels in a safe environment.


Lifeguard Certification

lifeguard with child beside the pool

Lifeguard Certification focuses on water rescue and safety and prepares lifeguards to anticipate and prevent dangers.


Sports Programs


We offer a variety of clinics to build skills in a supportive environment and promote a healthier lifestyle.

Wellness Programs


Wellness programs include personal training and bootcamp.

And More!

membership engagement representatives talking to members about programs

We offer many more programs! Come into any local YMCA or call for more details.


*PROGRAMS NOT INCLUDED: Private swim lessons or recurring drafting programs, such as Westridge Crossfit or locker rentals.