Sycamore Trails Aquatic Center – The Splash Zone!

Cool off this summer by visiting this award-winning facility and enjoy modern amenities such as:

  • 174-foot tube slide
  • 133-foot body slide
  • Pool depths ranging from zero-depth entry to a 12.5-foot diving well
  • One-meter diving board
  • Aquatic climbing wall
  • Padded tot frog slide
  • Eight competitive/fitness swimming lanes
  • Interactive water-spray play equipment
  • Wet sand play area
  • Sand volleyball courts with lights
  • Men’s and women’s bathhouses and family changing rooms

Sunbathers can enjoy large grassy areas, lounge chairs and beach chairs throughout the facility. For those who prefer to avoid the direct sun, there are five giant Funbrellas, which shade a 20-foot diameter.

Full concessions feature items such as pretzels, hot dogs, pizza slices, chips, ice cream and beverages, along with a variety of candies. The concession area also provides shaded chairs and tables.

The Aquatic Center offers a variety of program opportunities such as lap swimming, water fitness and junior lifeguard training. In addition, STAC administers a Learn to Swim Program, which offers classes for all ages and skill levels. For those who enjoy a little competition, STAC also offers co-ed sand volleyball league for adults.

Sycamore Trails Aquatic Center
400 S. Heincke Road
Miamisburg, Ohio 45342
(937) 847-6565

Season Pass Rates (Begin May 26)
Category Resident Rate General Rate
Family (4 persons within household) $170 $235
Add’l Family Member (Within household) $25/person $35/person
Toddler(Ages 3 & under)  Free Free
Youth (Ages 4 – 17) $65 $95
Adult (Ages 18 – 54) $75 $105
Senior (Ages 55 & older) $65 $95

STAC Events

June 1 – Swim Under the Stars: Superhero Splash | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
June 17 – Swim Under the Stars: Bicentennial Swim | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
July 6 – Swim Under the Stars: Dinosaur Dig & Swim | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
July 25 – Christmas in July | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
July 29 – Swim Under the Stars: Glow Stick Party | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
August 5 – Swim Under the Stars: Back to School Bash | 7:00-10:00 p.m.
September 8  Poochie Paddle | 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Swim Lessons and Programs

Swim Lesson Class Information

There will be a brief orientation on the Concessions patio prior to the start of the first class. Please arrive at least 10 minutes early to attend.

Classes begin promptly at the time they are scheduled. Please plan accordingly.

Each participant will receive a certificate of completion which will indicate if the participant is recommended to enroll in the next level or should return to the current level.

Classes are taught in a group setting. Maximum class numbers vary by session and class. For more information regarding class sizes for an individual class please contact the Aquatic Center at (937) 847-6565.

In the event of inclement weather which leads to class cancellation, every effort will be made to re-schedule missed classes. Instructors will have information regarding make-up classes in the event of a cancellation.

Make-up classes will be scheduled based on facility availability and may not be held at the regular day and time of the class session. Make-up classes will be held only for inclement weather; no make-up classes will be held for absences or personal situations.

In the event that a make-up class cannot be held within a reasonable time frame, the facility manager may issue visit cards or household credits. Refunds will not be given.

Cancellation Policy
Please notice the refund/cancellation policy on the registration form. We understand that situations arise causing conflicts with swim lesson schedules. Staff will do their best to transfer your registration to another session; however, this is not always possible due to popularity of certain sessions and levels. In special circumstances, a household credit worth the value of the swim lesson may be issued at the discretion of Recreation Programmer for future sessions.

Basic Objectives for Learn to Swim Classes

Guppies (4 mos – 3 years): Makes water orientation safe and fun! This class will offer instruction on water exploration and basic water skills, such as bobbing, floating and gliding. One parent per child is required in the water during class sessions. Each class is 30 minutes from the start of each session.

Minnows (3 – 5 years): Learn basic water skills! This class will offer introductory instruction on submerging, bobbing, floating, gliding, jumping in the water and beginning arm action.

Tadpoles ( 5 – 7 years): Focus on beginning swimming skills! Students will build on basic water skills with the support of their instructor. They will learn gliding with kicks, front crawl, elementary backstroke, and water safety skills.

Turtles (5 – 7 years): Success with swimming fundamentals! Students will expand learned skills to build confidence. Students will learn unsupported floating and gliding.

Seahorses (5 – 8 years): Transition from shallow to deep water. Students will continue perfecting learned strokes in varying depths of water while emphasizing safety skills. Students will be introduced to diving and breaststroke.

Dolphins (6 – 12 years): Increase distance and proficiency of strokes. Students will review previously learned strokes while increasing distance and proficiency. Scissor kick and sidestroke arm action will be introduced.

Sting Rays (7 – 15 years): Build power and endurance while working on technical aspects of learned strokes! Students will review previous strokes with added emphasis on efficiency, underwater swimming, distance and water safety skills. Dolphin kick, butterfly and treading water will be introduced. Students will learn proper techniques to dive from the diving board and deck.

Adult Beginner (18 years and older): Learn to swim at your own pace.

Adaptive Lessons: These one-on-one swim lessons are for children with different physical or cognitive abilities. Instructors will work with parents to plan lesson objectives. Families should contact the facility manager to schedule individual lesson times.

Private Swim Lessons (All Ages): Private swim lessons are designed to meet individual participant’s needs at his or her own level. Each instructor will provide 30 minutes of personalized instruction. No previous swimming experience is needed. The participant will be paired with an instructor based upon his or her current skill level and availability. Requests for a specific instructor are accepted. Once you register for a private swim lesson, the Aquatic Program Coordinator will contact you to schedule your class. Contact the Aquatic Center at (937) 847-6565, if you have questions.

Registration fee: $25/person/lesson

Other Programs include:

  • Jr. Lifeguarding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Aqua Aerobics

2018 STAC Early Closing Dates and Times

Date Time
Tuesday, June 19 Close at 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 21 Close at 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 3 Close at 5:00 p.m.