The West Family YMCA and Boise City Aquatics Center opened its doors in 1996 and is a partnership between the YMCA and the City of Boise.  It is located near Chinden Blvd. and Cloverdale Rd. We currently help over 20,000 active youth, adult, and family members lead a healthier, happier life through the following facility features and amenities:


Cardio fitness center (complete with cutting edge equipment and stretching area)
6 fitness studios that house a wide variety of Group Exercise programs»
Full-court basketball gymnasium
Variety of weight-lifting systems and options
3 racquetball courts (two convertible to squash)
Climbing wall
Multi-purpose room
Teen & Family Activity Center
Youth Activity Center»
Child Watch»
Separate locker facilities for adults, youth/family, and special needs members
Towel & Laundry Service

Aquatics Center

50-meter swimming pool with water slide
Training pool
Children’s pool with slides and water toys
Hydrotherapy pool

Contact West
5959 N Discovery Way
Boise, ID 83713
Phone: (208) 377-9622

West Hours of Operation
Mon – Fri: 5am-10pm
Sat: 7am-8pm
Sun: 10am-6pm

Holiday Hours
New Year’s Eve: 7am-5pm
New Year’s Day (2017): 10am-6pm
Easter: CLOSED
Memorial Day: CLOSED
Fourth of July: CLOSED
Labor Day: CLOSED
Thanksgiving Day: CLOSED
Christmas Eve: 7am-12pm
Christmas Day: CLOSED

Please note: The West YMCA – Boise City Aquatics Center closes thirty minutes before the rest of the facility.