YMCA of the Highland Lakes

YMCA of the Highland Lakes

Formerly the Galloway-Hammond Recreation Center, the YMCA of the Highland Lakes at Galloway-Hammond is operated by the YMCA of Central Texas in conjunction with the City of Burnet. A hub for fitness, sports, child care, swimming and more!

1601 S. Water Street, Burnet, TX 78611

512-756-6180

Branch Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 5am – 9pm
  • Saturday: 8am – 5pm
  • Sunday: Closed

ChildWatch:

  • Monday – Friday: 7:45am – 10:45am, 4:30pm-7pm
  • Saturday: 8am  – 10:30am
  • Sunday: Closed

Holiday Hours:

  • Monday, May 27th: Closed
  • Thursday, July 4th: Closed
  • Monday, September 2nd: Closed
  • Wednesday, November 27th: Open 5am-6pm
  • Thursday, November 28th: Closed
  • Friday, November 29th: Open 8am-6pm
  • Tuesday, December 24th: Closed
  • Wednesday, December 25th: Closed
  • Thursday, December 26th: Open 8am-6pm
  • Tuesday, December 31st: Closed
  • Wednesday, January 1st, 2024: Closed

Amenities

  • Cardio Theater
  • ChildWatch
  • Coffee Bar & Social Spaces
  • Cycle Studio
  • Day Camp
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Weight Area
  • Full-Size Gymnasium
  • Gen Center
  • Group Exercise Studios
  • Gymnastics
  • Indoor Aquatics Center
  • Locker Rooms
  • Outdoor Sports Fields
  • RV Park
  • Virtual Exercise Studio
  • Warm Water Therapy Pool
  • Youth Sports

Register for Summer Camp 2024

Secure your spot in 2024 Outdoor Summer Day Camps! Join us at the YMCA of the Highland Lakes Summer Day Camp.

Pickleball at the Y

Grab your paddle and a partner, and join us on the pickleball court. Monday - Friday from 9am-12pm

Y Afterschool

Y Afterschool programs strive to help each child reach their full potential by offering a positive and enriching environment that encourages the development of character, leadership, and cooperative spirit.

Swim Lessons

Register now for our January swim lessons! Dive into the new year with expert instruction, tailored for all skill levels. Secure your spot for a safe, enjoyable, and confidence-building aquatic experience. Don't miss the opportunity—sign up today!

Winter 2023-2024 Program Guide

The YMCA of the Highland Lakes at Galloway-Hammond has quality programming for Y members and the community. Program guide coming soon.

Program Directory

YMCA of the Highland Lakes Team

Board of Directors

  • Lori Ringstaff

  • Nancy Allen

  • Ross Behrens

  • David Bennett

  • Trey Brown

  • Max Cardenas

  • Tim Denton

  • Cynthia Dire

  • Daniel Dire

  • Julia Evans

  • Thom Farleigh

  • Keitha Goodwin

  • Rachael Hausman

  • Cody Henson

  • Louise Lary

  • Gayle Loyd

  • Roger Moore

  • Sandra Moore

  • Suzanne Wideman

Board of Directors

  • Lori Ringstaff

    Board Chair

  • Nancy Allen

  • Ross Behrens

  • David Bennett

  • Trey Brown

  • Max Cardenas

  • Tim Denton

  • Cynthia Dire

  • Daniel Dire

  • Julia Evans

  • Thom Farleigh

  • Keitha Goodwin

  • Rachael Hausman

  • Cody Henson

  • Michael Holcomb

  • Louise Lary

  • Gayle Loyd

  • Roger Moore

  • Sandra Moore

  • Marc Whitacre

  • Suzanne Wideman

Staff

  • Gary G

    District Executive Director

  • Helen D

    Associate Executive Director

  • Brady D

    Multi Department Director

  • Leslie F

    Membership Program Coordinator