COVID-19 Update

This branch is currently open. Look for a variety of exercise options to help you stay healthy and active — inside, outside and online through Virtual YMCA. For up-to-date information, please visit our information page.


Toby Wells YMCA has been proudly serving Kearny Mesa, Clairemont Mesa and Tierrasanta communities since 2005. Dedicated to empowering people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, the Y believes a strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. As a leading nonprofit organization, the Y offers programs that foster youth development, promote healthy living and advance social responsibility.

Staying connected matters. As we navigate these incredibly challenging times, we're still committed to help everyone in our community stay active and engaged. We are happy to announce we are currently offering:

We hope to see you at the Y soon. Stay safe and stay with us!

5105 Overland Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 496-9622
(858) 496-8950
Facility Hours 
Mon - Fri
6:00 am-8:00 pm
8:00 am-1:00 pm
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Toby Wells YMCAFull Amenities

All-Access Membership

Membership at the YMCA includes plenty of opportunities to learn, play and get healthy. That’s because when you join one Y, you join them all! When you enroll at a YMCA near you, your membership will include all the benefits at your home branch with access to the offerings at 18 locations across San Diego County.

Amenities at Toby Wells YMCA

You are experiencing one of the most complete YMCA’s in the United States. Our goal is to provide our members and community with access to quality programming, attentive service, and state-of-the-art facilities — all at an affordable price. 

  • Covered pool with slide
  • Fitness center
  • Locker room
  • Free WiFi
  • Studios for group exercise classes
  • Sports gymnasium
  • Gymnasium center
  • Child Watch & Kids Club
  • Licensed preschool
  • Soccer arena

The Wellness Center: Where Health is Wealth

Toby Wells YMCA offers a state-of-the-art wellness center complete with cardio equipment, circuit training, free weights and group exercise studios.

  • Personal Training
    • Learn more about the different types of personal training we offer, the benefits of personal training, and costs
    • Use our Program Finder to learn more about open personal fitness sessions at Toby Wells
  • KickStart
    • KickStart is a personalized wellness program consisting of three one-on-one sessions over thirty days, free for all members of the YMCA!
  • Group Exercise Class
    • The Y offers a wide variety of group exercise classes, for all types of people and all types of goals
    • See our live Group Exercise schedule to find out what classes are happening this week at Toby Wells
  • Body Composition Assessments
    • Our fitness professionals will lead you through a body composition analysis that include 20 measurements like weight, body water, body fat percentage, and muscle mass
    • Schedule an appointment by contacting Erica Moe at [email protected] or calling (619) 298-3576

Sports at the Y: Do More, Be More

Look at our sports, aquatics and special-interest programs, including running, dance and gymnastics to try a new activity or pursue one you've always loved.

Swim at the Y: Learn Together, Play Together

Our location has a covered pool and offers swim lessons for all ages, family swim, water aerobics, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs.

  • Youth and Adult Swim is offered at many locations across YMCA of San Diego as a learning and strengthening experience
  • Please see our Pool Schedule to know when swim lessons, open lap swim, and public swim occurs
  • Use our Program Finder to find swim lessons at Toby Wells YMCA

Child Care at the Y: Call on Us

The YMCA is the nation's leading provider of child care. Playful, engaging options are plentiful for young children at the Y.

  • Child Watch and Kids Club
    • Child Watch and Kids Club is a program where the YMCA provides up to two hours of free supervised playtime in a safe, enriching environment for those with family memberships while they utilize the Y's facilities
    • The hours for Child Watch, for children 6 weeks to 12 years old, are Sundays 9:00 am-2:00 pm, Monday through Friday 7:45 am-2:00 pm and 3:00 pm-8:00 pm, and Saturday 8:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Preschool
    • Toby Wells YMCA offers a preschool that is licensed by the State of California and offers quality care and excellent standards of the YMCA.
    • To learn more about it, contact our Preschool Director Talana Lugo at [email protected]
  • Character Builders
    • Character Builders is an on-site before and after-school program.
    • For more information, contact our Character Builders Director Kristen Caldwell at [email protected]

Camp with the Y: Our Doors Are Open

The YMCA of San Diego County is proud to offer several amazing camps where every child can build confidence and make new friends in a safe and nurturing environment. Members get up to 25% off camp registration and we offer scholarships to families who qualify.

Socialize at the Y: Strengthening Our Community

The Y is a place where you can challenge yourself to learn a new skill or hobby, foster connections with friends through our lifelong learning programs, or bring your loved ones closer together through our many family-centered activities.

  • Many of our branches across San Diego offer several fun-filled Birthday Party options.
    • At the Toby Wells YMCA, you can have a pool, sports, or gymnastics birthday
    • Browse our all available birthday sessions at Toby on the Program Finder
  • YMCA of San Diego offers many opportunities for Social Groups & Outings from book club to Mahjong.
    • To see what social groups and outings you can be a part of at Toby Wells YMCA, use our Program Finder 
  • Y Active Adult: Age 50+ group
    • In addition to offering health and wellness activities geared toward the active older adults, Toby Wells YMCA also offers events for the Y Active Adults to socialize and go on outings
    • To see what's coming up, look at our Summer Event Guide for Y Active Adults or use our Program Finder

Membership and Program Assistance

The YMCA offers financial scholarships to reduce membership and program fees to those that qualify, helping ensure that everyone has the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive.

Our scholarship program is based on a sliding fee scale that is designed to fit each family's financial situation, and is available thanks to our generous Annual Campaign donors.

Apply online for a scholarship here and find out if you are qualified for a membership and/or program assistance through express or traditional verification methods.

Better Together: Be a Part of Our Mission

The YMCA is a charitable, cause driven nonprofit. We are able to have the impact in our communities and on the lives of people because of those who dedicate themselves to making a difference. 

  • Join the Y: Be a part of a cause for strengthening community that is committed every day to helping you and your kids to learn, grow and thrive
  • Give to the Y: Donate vital financial resources for nurturing the potential of kids, improving your neighbor's health and well-being, and giving back and supporting the community
  • Volunteer with the Y: Take an active role in bringing about meaningful, enduring change right in your own neighborhood by volunteering
  • Advocate with the Y: Address the nation's most pressing social issues, with a nonprofit that has the long-standing track record and on-the-ground presence to not just promise, but deliver, lasting personal and social change

Did You Know?

The Y cares for over 16,000 children at 200+ child & youth development sites.

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Get Involved

Take an active role in bringing about meaningful, enduring change right in your own neighborhood.

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Our Partners

It is with deep gratitude that we recognize and acknowledge our partners for their continued dedication and support of the Y's mission.

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