Why Join the Y?
Why should you join the Cortland County Family YMCA? Because we’re so much more than just fitness center! We offer programs for every fitness level, and we have great family-friendly opportunities, including seasonal sports programming for both adults and children. Check out some of the great things you’ll find at the Y!
Exciting Fitness Classes for Every Fitness Level
Want to give cycling a try? What about Yoga, water aerobics, or a variety of group cardio classes? At the Cortland YMCA, you can! All of our classes are included in the price of your membership. You can also take advantage of our lap and open swim times, open gym schedule, and upstairs fitness center.
Travel the country, and visit the YMCA wherever you go! Your Cortland YMCA membership means that you’re welcome in any YMCA across the nation that participates in the Nationwide Membership program (which is almost all of them). Click here to learn more about the Nationwide Membership Program at the Cortland YMCA.
Free ChildWatch Child Care
Enjoy complimentary childcare for your children while you work out! We provide a safe environment for your child to play Please call the front desk to sign up in advance.
9-11 AM Monday through Friday
5-7:30 PM Monday through Thursday
It’s Affordable For All
Thanks to our Membership for All program, membership and programs at the Cortland YMCA are affordable for everyone! Through the generosity of our members, we are able to offer memberships and programs on a sliding fee scale to those who may otherwise be unable to join.
Free Use of the Pool and Gymnasium
Cool off in our pool, or play a game of basketball with friends! Our members can enjoy the pool and gymnasium any time they are not being used by a program. Check our schedules for the most up-to-date open times.
Special Members-Only Savings on Programs and Events
Save money on karate, swimming, gymnastics, dance, summer camp, and more! Our members receive special members-only rates on all of our most popular programs.
Complimentary One-Hour Orientation with a Personal Trainer
New and current members are each invited to schedule an hour-long weight machine orientation with one of the Y’s personal trainers. During this time, you’ll learn how to safely use the equipment and get a brief overview on how to achieve your personal fitness goals.
If you would like to continue working with one of our personal trainers, YMCA members get a discounted hourly rate ($25/hour or $15/half hour).