Facilities and Locations

Author:

Bert IjamsArts SpecialistParks & Recreation Administration

Summary:

List of facilities and locations within Parks & Recreation

Last Updated:

5/7/2013

Parks & Ramadas

The City of Yuma has many parks for citizens to enjoy free of charge. These parks feature such amenities as playgrounds, BBQ's, ramadas, benches, tables, water features and walking paths.

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Ramadas

Ramada de la Tortuga sign.Ramadas are available to the public on both a ramada reservation system and on a first-come, first served basis when not otherwise reserved.

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Ramada Reservations

Ramada reservations are only issued by the City of Yuma Parks and Recreation Department. Individuals wishing to make a reservation may either walk-in and make a reservation or phone-in a reservation using a credit card. Ramadas can be reserved up to one year in advance. A nominal fee is charged and reservations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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Pools & Water Features

Water feature at Valley Aquatic Center.The City of Yuma Parks and Recreation Department operates and maintains four public swimming pool facilities and two water features for citizen enjoyment.

Find out more about pool hours, swimming lessons and season pool passes.

Rent a Pool for Your Summer Party

Valley Aquatic Center, Carver, Kennedy and Marcus Pools are all available for rentals throughout the summer. The Valley Aquatic Center even has its own party room named "The Aquarium," with an ocean-themed décor.

If you're interested in renting a pool from Yuma Parks and Recreation, please complete the pool rental form and e-mail it to the Parks & Recreation Department. You may also fax it to 928-373-5244 or hand-deliver it to the Parks and Recreation office at Yuma City Hall.

For information about rates and availability, please contact the Parks & Recreation office.

Other Facilities & Locations

Outdoor and Athletic Facility Reservation Rates

Whether you are looking for a venue to host a sporting event, family picnic, quinceañera, corporate celebration, or birthday pool party, the City of Yuma has a vast selection of venues to choose from. Find complete rental information in the Outdoor and Athletic Facility Reservation brochure.

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If you have questions or need more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Office.

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