Stuart C. Gildred Family YMCA

  (805) 686-2037

  900 North Refugio Road
Santa Ynez CA, 93460


Monday - Friday 5:30am - 9:00pm
Saturday 7:30am - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Our pool closes 10-minutes prior to the facility closure time.
Kids Corner
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 1:20pm/3:45pm - 7:30pm
Friday 8:00am -12:00pm/3:45pm - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm


TechnoGym® strength training equipment
State-of-the-art cardio equipment
25-yard, six-lane, indoor, heated pool
Basketball, volleyball and pickleball
Cycling studio with Keiser Cycles
Outdoor gazebo, bbq and bocce court
Free wifi
Over 105 exercise classes each week
Youth Wellness Classes
Volunteer Opportunities
Kids Cardio Club (Ages 8-11)

Upcoming Branch Events


Healthy Kids Day


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About the Y

The Stuart C Gildred Family YMCA is a branch of the Channel Islands YMCA, a charitable organization providing programs based upon Christian principles to men, women, and children of all ages, races, religious beliefs, and economic status, to develop and enrich the spirit, mind and body.

At the Y, strengthening communities is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

We want you to take advantage of the Y wherever you live, work or travel. With Nationwide Membership, you have the flexibility to use participating Y facilities across the United States at no extra charge. Commuting?  Visit one of the other Channel Islands YMCA branches listed to the right.

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