Outer Banks Family Ymca - Parks & Recreation - Nags Head, North Carolina

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Parks & Recreation
Telephone: (252) 449-8897
Address: US 158, MP 11

Description: This facility includes a fitness room with weight and cardiovascular equipment. A wood-floored exercise room is available for activities like aerobics, yoga, Pilates, and karate. The 7,000-square-foot gymnasium is marked for both basketball and volleyball and can be used for indoor soccer. An 8,000-square-foot indoor pool, 25 meters long with six lanes, is one highlight of the YMCA. Swim lessons, water aerobics, and lap times are available. A hot tub can accommodate up to 10 people. Another highlight is the outdoor skate park: With more than 14,000 square feet of quarter pipes, bank ramps, pyramids, and a “tot lot” for little tikes, this is a challenging, state-of-the-art skate park. A concrete bowl section with a snake run completes the park. Day passes and week passes are available for the skate park. The Y also has an outdoor water park that features two swimming pools. The upper pool is known as the deep well pool, with a depth of 12 feet and a 1-meter platform diving board.An area in this 150-gallon pool is designated for water sports like water polo and volleyball. The lower pool is known as the family pool and has a zero-grade entry. Two 25-yard lap lanes are available for recreational swimming. There’s also a hydrotherapy area, as well as a very fun 20-foot waterslide.Wellness programs and family programs, such as Parents Night Out, are available, as is a nursery where children are actively stimulated while parents work out. Children and youth sports leagues include soccer, hockey, basketball, volleyball, and wrestling, and there are adult basketball and volleyball leagues. Call for membership rates. No day passes are issued for most of the facility, except to members of other YMCAs who have a membership card with them. Other YMCA members are charged a fee, and access is limited in summer. The one area of the Y to which passes are sold to the general public is the skate park. A day pass is $15; a 10-day flex pass is $75.