Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination: As of September 22, 2021, the Province of Ontario requires that all individuals* entering a gym facility, present proof of being fully vaccinated at every visit. Fully vaccinated is defined as 14 days after second dose. Proof of vaccination must be presented with government-issued ID. Children under 12 years of age are exempt.

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We offer a wide variety of programs to help individuals and families grow and thrive. Find the one that's right for you.

Les Chater Family YMCA Holiday Hours

Thursday, December 24 - 6:00am - 2:00pm
Friday, December 25 - Closed
Saturday, December 26 - 8:00am - 2:00pm
Thursday, December 31 - 6:00am - 2:00pm
Friday, January 1 - Closed 

Les Chater Family YMCA

View Larger Map 356 Rymal Road East
Hamilton, ON L9B 1C2
Phone: 905.667.1515
Fax: 905.667.5879
  • Aquatic Certifications
  • Aquatic Fitness
  • Aquatic Specialty
  • Aquatics
  • Health & Fitness
  • Health Management
  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Times
  • YThrive
Health, Fitness and Aquatics Centre

Friendship, support, expertise and all the amenities you expect from Canada's health and fitness leader:

  • Fitness Centre with the latest cardio and weightlifting equipment
  • Complimentary coaching to help you meet your goals
  • Main and leisure swimming pools and full aquatics program
  • Gymnasium
  • Group fitness classes: yoga, aquafit, Group Power™ and more
  • CPR and First Aid Certified front-line staff and on-site Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Personal training
  • Pre-school, children & youth programs
  • Child minding
  • Certification courses
  • Recreational sports (basketball, volleyball, soccer)
  • LiveWell specialty programs
  • Accessible to people with disabilities
  • Café
    ...and more!

Les Chater YMCA Child Care Centre 
YMCA Day Camp (seasonal location)
Turner Park Library (shared complex)

*Hours vary


We are excited to share that we are now OPEN!

Health, Fitness and Aquatics Temporary Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday   6:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday                 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday                    8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Holidays                  To be scheduled
Open 365 days per year

Child Minding Hours
Closed until further notice