Did you know that only 12% of the population can swim 500 yards continuously without stopping but 93% of the population can walk 500 yards continuously without stopping?

Water walking is a great way to exercise while having fun. Join this outdoor summer class in a 560 feet long lazy river heated to 84 degrees. Water Walking is an organized class and led by an instructor, the resistance of the water can be regulated. The class is open to both men and women ages 14 and over. Aqua shoes are strongly encouraged. Schedule may be adjusted according to attendance and inclement weather.

2024 Schedule

This class is held in the lazy river from 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Monday through Thursday.

  • Begins: Monday, June 10
  • Ends: Thursday, August 8

Please note that all participants must leave the aquatic center area by 10:15 a.m.

Inclement Weather

Classes will be canceled if the temperature at 9:00 a.m. is below 65 degrees.



Free with your annual membership to Water Works Family Aquatic Center.

  • Daily: $3.00 per session
  • Punch Pass: $25.00 for ten (10) sessions


Water Works Family Aquatic Center, Lazy River, 2025 Munroe Falls Avenue


For more information, please visit the Water Works department page or call: (330) 971-8080 or (330) 971-8433.