Facilities and Amenities
The Center at Generations Park at Boys Ranch is both a multi-generational and multi-functional facility. The Center includes an indoor aquatic facility with two slides, lap lanes, therapeutic hot tub, handicapped lift, current lap lane, and children's play feature. Chaise lounges and tables will also be located on the pool deck. Adjacent to the indoor aquatic facility is four reservable party rooms, each equipped with tables, chairs, a refrigerator, sink, and TV monitors, as well as an outdoor porch which opens to the outdoor aquatic facility. Across the hall from the indoor aquatic facility is a full-featured men and women locker room, which also serves the gymnasium. The locker room includes showers, lockers, restrooms, and suit spinners. In addition, there are four family changing rooms.
The gymnasium is comprised of a double basketball court which will also have striping for pickleball and can be used for many court sports. The gym includes bleachers, as well as an observation counter complete with USB charging ports. Down the hall are two fitness rooms which include an operable partition to allow the space to enlarge to one large space. The rooms include ballet barres and mirrored walls, as well as TV monitors. Adjacent to the fitness rooms is an outdoor fitness porch and an outdoor court, which is also striped for multiple court activities.
The second-floor fitness mezzanine includes an indoor track, exercise equipment, TV monitors, and free weights. The fitness mezzanine is serviced by an elevator and stairs.
The Center includes a Kids Watch room for short-term child care. This room includes reading nooks, active game spaces, an outdoor porch, movie wall, and many games and activities, as well as a restroom for the use of its participants only. At the reception desk, members can purchase snacks and swag, as well as check out paddles and pool cues for the games lounge. The facility includes a large community room with TV monitors, a podium, and banquet seating for over 250 guests. The community room also includes operable partitions to segment the rooms into three spaces. With large windows overlooking the lake, the room includes built-in serving counters and a pass-through window to the catering kitchen, which features large catering refrigerators, warming ovens, microwaves, commercial coffee makers, and other amenities to service functions.
In addition, The Center includes three activity rooms for programs and activities. These rooms each include a sink and cabinetry, as well as countertops, tables, and chairs. Two rooms have an operable partition to create a large room as needed, and one room includes a kiln and ceramics storage. Outside the activity rooms, there will be a games lounge with a fireplace and pool table, as well as games tables and soft seating. There is an attached patio to the large partitioned room which will provide outdoor seating, in addition to a special events entry directly to the community room.
The Center Operations
The City will go through a formal Request for Proposals (RFP) process to consider outside entities operating the Center as a cost-saving measure to the City.
If you'd like to learn more about why the City is considering this option and the potential for the YMCA to partner with the City to operate the Center, please read our FAQ webpage.
Outdoor Aquatic Facility
The Outdoor Aquatic Facility will feature a lazy river, concessions, restroom building, lap lanes, reservable cabanas, chaise lounges, two slides, splash pad, and play features.
Special Events Lawn
The special events lawn will feature a large, manicured lawn with two pavilions that include both sound and lights for staging entertainment. There will also be an accompanying restroom building.