Guest Policy

Facility Guest Visits

Two (2) Visits per Calendar Year

Your first visit is complimentary (no fee). Your second visit will be $15 for an individual day pass or $25 for a household day pass (includes persons living in the same household).


Download and fill out the guest form before arriving. Sign the general waiver. If you are under 18, your parent/legal guardian must sign the waiver. All guests must adhere to the code of conduct set forth by the YMCA of Upper Palmetto.

Photo ID

All guests/non-members ages 16 and older must present a state or government-issued Photo ID with current address. Without a valid ID, guests/non-members will not be allowed into the facility.

Youth Guideline

  • Ages 11 and younger must be accompanied by a YMCA of Upper Palmetto member over the age of 21. Must have their parent or legal guardian sign the guest waiver.
  • Ages 12-17 must have their parent or legal guardian over the age of 18 sign a guest waiver. 

YMCA Nationwide Memberships

YMCA of Upper Palmetto participates in Nationwide Membership reciprocity. If you are a Greater Charlotte or Gaston County Family YMCA member, please reference our Regional Usage Agreement below.

Week Visitor Passes

Weekly visitor passes may be purchased by a member or with a member for $30 per individual or $50 household. Visitor passes are limited to two (2) one-week passes per visiting individual. Facility access, including water parks, is granted with a YMCA of Upper Palmetto member.

Outdoor Water Parks

  • Guests are allowed to buy daily Waterpark Passes at the front desk inside the main facility for outdoor waterpark access.
    • Individual Waterpark Pass – $15
    • Household Waterpark Pass – $30
  • Guests will be required to complete a Guest Waiver and provide photo ID. All guests under 18 must have an adult (18+) with them at all times.
  • Waterpark Passes do not include facility access. These are sold separately to the two yearly facility visits.
  • Waterpark passes will not be sold on Memorial Day or Independence Day.
  • Daily Waterpark Passes can add up! Don’t forget – a YMCA membership includes full access to the facility and waterpark!

Guest form can be completed and brought in from home. Guardians of youth ages 17 and under will be required to sign the guest waiver.