Woodson YMCA Membership Includes

Fitness & Exercise

Our Wellness Centers feature state-of-the-art equipment, including ellipticals, treadmills, bikes, and more. Additionally, our expansive Strength Centers offer numerous free weights and weight machines. The Y has the equipment you need for a great workout.

At the Wausau location we offer an additional North Wellness Center that is specifically for 55+ Members and Members recovering from injuries.

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Court Sports

The Fieldhouse and Program Gym at the Wausau Branch, along with the Gym at the Aspirus Branch, provide schedules for all Members to enjoy. Open Gym hours are available daily at both locations, offering dedicated times for basketball, pickleball, family gym sessions, or larger group exercise classes like Zumba.

Additionally, both locations feature racquetball courts for your enjoyment.

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Group Exercise

Explore our diverse range of Group Exercise Classes crafted to keep you inspired and engaged every day of the week! With over 80 classes available weekly, we cater to everyone, regardless of your fitness level.

Challenge yourself with high-intensity classes such as Cycling, Bootcamp, Strength & Conditioning, HIIT and more.

Take it a little easier in our low-impact classes like Gentle Cycle, SilverSneakers Circuit, Flexibility & Strength and Zumba.

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Indoor Pools

Dive into a multitude of aquatic activities at both our North and South Pools at the Wausau Branch, as well as the Pool at the Aspirus Branch. Enjoy the water with lap swimming, water walking, water exercise classes, and open family swim time.

Our pool schedules are available online with up-to-the-minute information about what's happening in our pools!

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Indoor Walking Track

Stay on track with your fitness goals regardless of the unpredictable weather conditions outside, our indoor walking tracks offer a safe and weather-proof haven for you to take confident strides towards your health objectives.

So, lace up your sneakers and enjoy a dedicated space designed to keep you on track, regardless of what the elements may bring.

Wausau Branch: 15 laps = 1 mile
Aspirus Branch: 12 laps = 1 mile

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Take that much-needed time for yourself to focus on your health and well-being. Whether you're walking on the treadmill or participating in a group exercise class, rest assured that your child is in the safe hands of our Mini-Care.

Mini-Care is available for ages 6 months to 6 years and is included with a Family Membership. Reservations are required with Member Services prior to drop-in. Parents must remain at the YMCA.

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At The Landing, we re-imagine age as a time for connection, movement and growth.

From personal relationships, to empowering programs, we’re creating more than a senior center.

Additional Programs Offered at The Woodson YMCA

Camp Sturtevant

Day Camp is the ultimate destination to transform each summer day into a memorable adventure! Camp Sturtevant is dedicated to shaping the foundation of our youth by crafting experiences that build character, confidence, and lasting friendships.  Ages 5+ 

Child Care

Our “Best in Marathon County” Child Care Centers offer All-Day Care and After-School Care, as well as 4K Programs. Our dedicated staff is devoted to fostering a nurturing environment for every child, where we instill essential values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.  Ages 6 Week - 6 Years

Youth Sports

Throughout the year, we provide a range of Youth Sports programs, including Soccer, Flag Football, Basketball, and Sluggerball. These activities not only promote physical fitness but also teach teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship.  Ages 4+


Karate offers a fantastic opportunity for both children and adults to develop self-defense skills while engaging in physical exercise for health, fitness, and enjoyment.  Ages 5+

Cooking Classes

Parent & Child Cooking Classes are a delightful opportunity for your child to unleash their creativity in the kitchen and explore the art of cooking. Each class is a hands-on experience, and all necessary ingredients are provided.  Ages 3+


Swim Lessons

Our Swim Lessons are designed to be highly effective in teaching both children and adults how to swim. Our program emphasizes the crucial aspect of water safety, ensuring that participants not only learn to swim but also become confident and secure in aquatic environments.  Ages 6 Months +

Swim Team

Our Competitive WYNS Swim Team will transform your child into a skilled, efficient swimmer. Beyond just learning strokes, they become part of a vibrant community of kids who share their passion for swimming. The only requirement is the ability to swim 25 yards unassisted. Dive in and join our team!  Ages 4+

Lifeguard Training

Be a leader, be a YMCA Lifeguard! Learn how to respond quickly to aquatic emergencies. Once certified, all YMCA Lifeguards have Free Woodson YMCA Memberships!  Ages 15+

CPR AED Classes

In emergencies, every second counts. CPR classes teach you how to respond swiftly and confidently, providing immediate aid until professional medical help arrives. Classes offered at the Wausau and Aspirus Branch.

Unlimited Yoga

Discover the transformative power of yoga at our YMCA. We offer a diverse range of yoga classes taught by registered yoga teachers. Embrace balance, flexibility, and peace of mind as you embark on your yoga journey with us.  Ages 12+


Jr. Gymnastics

Jr. Gymnastics is designed to aid in the development of essential motor skills. We provide a fun space for your child’s early gymnastics adventures.  Ages 1 - 5 Years


Whether your child is a beginner or has gymnastics experience, our program accommodates all ages and skill levels. Everyone is welcome to join the excitement!  Ages 6+

Gymnastics Team

Our competitive Woodson YMCA Gymnastics Team, where we foster a caring environment for developing gymnastics skills, preparing for competitions and building enduring friendships.


Treat yourself to a rejuvenating experience and let our skilled Massage Therapists help you unwind and revitalize. Massage is located on the second level of the Wausau Branch.

Small Group Training

Elevate your fitness journey with Small Group Training. This valuable addition offers focused attention and a supportive community, propelling you toward your fitness goals.

Personal Training

Sign up for a FREE Personal Training Preview with a Trainer to learn all about the programs we offer.

Benefits of Membership

Child Care

Savings on Child Care, 4K and Before & After School Programs

Youth Programs

Register Early & Save on Youth Programs, Ages 3+

Adult Programs

Learn to Play Pickleball, Join a Game of Noon Ball or Racquetball.

Summer Camp

Special Member Pricing for YMCA Camp Sturtevant, Ages 5+

Swim Lessons

Register Early & Save on Swim Lessons, Starting at 6 Months

Personal Training

Special Rates for Members on Personal Training Packages

Youth Sports

Register Early & Save on Youth Sports Programs, Ages 4+


Receive a Special Pricing on Massage Packages at the YMCA

55+ Programs

Members Save on Programs at The Landing, Ages 55+


Nationwide Membership

Nationwide Membership enables you to visit any participating YMCA in the United States through membership at your home YMCA.

We offer this because we want to help you reach your health and wellness goals wherever you live, work or travel. This is an essential part of our mission to strengthen communities.

  • Visitors must use their home YMCA at least 50% of the time.
  • Sign a universal liability waiver and privacy policy. Nationwide members will be required to show a valid Y membership card.
  • Program-only participants are not eligible.
  • Registered sex offenders may not participate.

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From yoga to youth sports, enjoy our exclusive collection of on-demand and livestream classes, on all your devices in cinematic 4K. Experience YMCA360, wherever you are and whenever you want, and experience healthy living for all.

Woodson YMCA Locations

Wausau Branch

707 N. 3rd Street, Wausau, WI 54403


Aspirus Branch

3402 Howland Avenue, Weston, WI 54476