Membership at the Y is a passport to well-being. Our facilities are designed for easy use—we offer state-of-the-art equipment, a clean and vibrant environment, activities for children of any age and group exercise classes to keep you interested. The hardest part is signing up!

And when you join the Y, you're gaining more than access to our fitness facilities, weight rooms, basketball courts and group exercise and yoga classes. The Y is more than a gym. The Y is a movement.

Benefits of membership  

  • Gain full access to the YMCA of Avery County's facilities

  1. Aquatics Center

  2. Wellness Center

  3. Group Fitness Suite

  4. Martha Guy Early Childhood Development Center

  5. Youth Development Center

  6. Blackburn Indoor Athletic Facility

  7. O'Connell Fieldhouse

  • Create a personal fitness plan with the help of the Y staff

  • Develop a healthy lifestyle

  • Build positive relationships

  • Enjoy a friendly, value-oriented atmosphere

  • Be a part of fitness classes and programs for the entire family

  • Improve your quality of life through chronic disease management

Membership Rates 

There is a $25 joining fee.


You can get a DAY PASS to access everything the YMCA has to offer for just $10 for adults and $5 for children 17 and under.


Ready to Join?


Come on in and talk with our front desk staff. To speed things up, you can complete the membership application and bring it with you.
Don’t think you can swing the membership fee?

Through our Y-Access Program, we can help. One of the goals of the Y is to offer its services and programs to everyone, regardless of income level. Provided the resources are available, financial assistance will be offered on a sliding scale for those unable to pay full rates. Please pay us a visit or contact  Edie Young at (828)737-5500 x321 for more information.

Y-ACCESS Scholarship Application

Payment Options

Monthly Bank Draft: Monthly dues are automatically withdrawn from your checking or savings account or are automatically charged to your debit or credit card each month.



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