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Members get to enjoy use of all of the wellness facilities including the pool, fitness center, indoor track, gym with basketball and/or volleyball setup, racquetball courts, aerobics and spinning studios, dry sauna, locker rooms plus the Mountain Mist Outdoor Center. Numerous classes such as spinning, ZUMBA, kickboxing, pilates and yoga are included.

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Mountain Mist Outdoor Center

Membership to the Meriden YMCA's Mountain Mist Outdoor Center is included in full adult, household, single parent household, senior adult, and senior household memberships.

Our beautiful 60 acre facility located at 576 High Hill Road is a great place to relax with your family or to hold a school, corporate,or other group outing. It's a great place to have a party or even a wedding. Our Outdoor Center includes a climbing tower, climbing walls, and ropes course which is great for birthday parties, or team building for school and company outings.

  • 60 acres of property
  • Outdoor pool with shallow bay and deep bay for open swim
  • Adult lap swim available
  • Fenced in sandbox play area
  • Picnic areas
  • Two playscapes
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Outdoor basketball and tennis courts
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Miles of hiking trails
  • Soccer and softball fields

Days & Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday:  2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Weekends:  Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Open:  Memorial Day to Labor Day (Weekends only until camp starts then every day through Labor Day)
  • For Rentals:  Contact Steve Markoja at 203.235.6386 x17.

Meriden YMCA Mountain Mist Outdoor Center Rules

  • This facility is for Meriden YMCA full members (those with full privilege family, senior, or adult membership) and their guests.
  • Meriden YMCA Members must present their membership card.
  • Guest policy: The guest fee is $10 per person per day.  You must be with a full Meriden YMCA member with a valid membership. There is a maximum of 5 guests per member. Guests must show photo id and sign in.
  • All members and guests must follow pool rules and the Meriden YMCA Code of Conduct.
  • The Meriden YMCA reserves the right to limit guest pass sales.

Directions: Please note not all GPS directions are accurate and may send you to High Hill Road in Wallingford which does not connect through to High Hill Road in Meriden. For correct directions Click here.


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