Our Facility

Layout & RULES


The Elkins Y is located at 400 Davis Avenue in Elkins. Metered parking is available on 4th Street and Davis Avenue. There is also free parking in the city lot behind City Hall, across from the Y.


Our facility has three levels—Ground, Main, and Third floors (see "Facility Layout"). Please enter from the 4th Street entrance. Everyone must check-in. Upon entering the building, climb the stairs (a chair lift is provided for the disabled) and visit the front desk on the Main level to check-in.

Members can swipe their membership cards to enter the facility. All members are provided with a swipe card as part of their membership. Additional or replacement cards cost $5.00.

Where to Join or Register for Classes

Most classes are free with membership unless noted on the class schedule. To register for classes, members can either visit the front desk and ask to be registered or use the online self-service portal to register. Program schedules are available at the front desk and online. For classes or programs with fees, payment is required at the time of registration to secure a spot in the class.

Ground Floor


Racquetball court reservations may be made up to 7 days in advance using our online appointment scheduler.  Reservations can be made over the phone or in person.

Members can reserve the court for up to one hour per day with a maximum number of two hours per day per party.  Times that are not reserved will be available for walk-ins on a “first-come, first-served basis”.  Only active YMCA members may reserve the court. Players under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Protective eyewear should be worn on the court at all times.


The functional training studio is located beside the racquetball court. This room is used for small classes and can also be used for individual workouts, when the room is free. 


The fitness studio is used for small classes and as a stretching space off the cardio room. The studio features an on-demand projection class player featuring Les Mills classes, including Body Pump. The studio can be reserved online using our online appointment scheduler or at the front desk.


The cardioroom contains Cybex and Nautilus equipment, treadmills, stair climbers, upright and recumbent bicycles and other fitness equipment. Before and after use, please wipe your machine with the spray disinfectant and paper towels provided. Children must be 13 to use the cardio room unattended. Children aged 10-12 must be accompanied by a parent. Children under 10 years of age are not permitted to use the equipment.


The weight room contains a full range of free weights and weight lifting machines and equipment. Before and after use, please wipe your machine and equipment with the spray disinfectant and paper towels provided. For health and safety reasons, lifters must wear appropriate clothing, including shirts. As a courtesy to others, please return weights to their stands once you have finished using them. Individuals must be 14 years old to use the weight room. Children 10-13 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Legg Family Youth Center

The Legg Family Youth Center is used for after school and summer camp programming and Parents’ Night Out babysitting events.

Second Floor


The gym is used for youth basketball leagues, volleyball leagues and for after school and summer camp programming. When not in use, the gym is open to members and visitors for their use. We currently ask that members who use the gymnasium bring their own equipment and sign up using our online appointment scheduler to reserve time. The spectator balcony is accessible from the stair case beside the gym entrance.

Rotary Room

The Rotary room is used for group exercise classes and party rentals.

Party Room 

The party room is located off of the pool and contains games and tables and chairs. The use of the party room is included with any pool, gym, or gymnastics room rental.

Swimming Pool

The entrance to the pool is located on the main floor.

The pool is used for swim lessons, group exercise classeslap and open swim times and parties. You can schedule pool time using our online appointment scheduler. The pool is maintained at a temperature of about 82 degrees to be comfortable for all swimmers.

Proper swim attire must be worn; street clothes are not permitted. Patrons should shower before entering the pool.

Some flotation devices are available for swimmers requiring assistance. Please speak to the lifeguard on deck for help with selecting the correct personal flotation device.

Pool rentals are available on Sunday afternoons and include one hour use of the pool followed by one hour use of the party room. Contact Jennifer Albee at the front desk to coordinate a rental. Please note that two weeks advance notice is required and payment in full is required to secure the rental.

3rd Floor 

Gymnastics Room

The gymnastics room is used for classes, after school and summer camp programming, and for party rentals. For their safety, children may not play unattended in this room.

Teen/Tween Center

The teen/tween center is located off of the gymnastics room. This room may also be used in conjunction with a gymnastics room rental.