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SOUTH EAST RECREATIONAL FACILITY

Address 715 W. Dayton Street, Madison WI 53715 // (608) 262-8244


1st Summer Intercession (May 19 - June 15)

Facility Hours:

Monday - Sunday     11:00AM-8:00PM

Pool Hours: 

Monday - Sunday 11:00AM-2:00PM; 5:00-7:00PM
* Facility closed May 23 at 6:30pm – May 26 (Pool closes at 2pm on May 23)

8-Week Summer Session (June 16 - August 10)

Facility Hours:

Monday - Thursday     6:30AM - 9:00PM
Friday  6:30AM - 8:00PM
Saturday & Sunday 10:00AM - 8:00PM

Pool Hours: 

Monday - Sunday     11:00AM-2:00PM; 5:00-7:00PM
* Facility closed July 3 at 6:30pm – July 6 (Pool closes at 2pm on July 3)

2nd Summer Intercession (August 11- 24)

Facility Hours:

Monday - Sunday     11:00AM-8:00PM


Pool Hours:

Monday - Sunday 11:00AM-2:00PM; 5:00-7:00PM
* Pool closed August 16 & August 17 all day due to a Men’s Water Polo tournament.


Click here for all Summer Facility and Pool Hours


Features/Amenities

• Indoor Track

The four lane suspended track encircles Gyms 1 and 2 and measures approximately 1/10th of a mile. Each corner of the track offers stretching mats as well as various cardio machines, punching bags, and stretching bars for a full cardio workout.

• Multipurpose Gymnasiums

All four gyms are multi-purpose in nature and each features two regulation size basketball courts. In addition to basketball, Gym 4 is also home to several Recreational Sports Group-X classes and Gym 3 features two volleyball courts also used for Futsal.

RESERVATION POLICY

Reservations can be made up to 3 days in advance by calling (608) 262-8259 or stop by the SERF Towel Room, accessible through the locker rooms. If a reservation is not secured 10 minutes after the hour, the reservation will be forfeited and available for reassignment.

• Racquetball Courts

Ten racquetball courts are available for recreational play. Racquets can be checked-out from the Towel Room at no cost. Courts 1 and 2 are wheelchair accessible.

RESERVATION POLICY

Reservations can be made up to 3 days in advance by calling (608) 262-8259 or stop by the SERF Towel Room, accessible through the locker rooms. If a reservation is not secured 10 minutes after the hour, the reservation will be forfeited and available for reassignment.

 

• Olympic Size Pool

The SERF pool is a 63 meter, 8 lane lap pool with two moveable bulkheads which can create a 50 meter lap pool with a shallow end for water aerobics, or two 25 meter with a shallow pool for aqua fitness classes. The pool ranges from a depth of 4 feet in the shallow end to 17 feet in the diving end.

The shallow end of the pool has lane lines running across the width creating 6 lanes that are 60 feet long. This area is perfect for activities like water walking or lap swimming and is also home to our Aqua Fitness class.

The SERF Pool will change to long-course on Monday, March 31.

Click here for pool hours

• Weight Room

The SERF weight room features a wide variety of traditional weight machines and free weights as well as mats for stretching and a selection of stability balls.  The weight room was renovated in the summer of 2011.

• Cardio Center

The cardio center offers a wide variety of exercise equipment including treadmills, ellipticals, stationary bikes and rowing machines. The cardio center also features five big screen televisions and mats for stretching.

Sign-up sheets are available for equipment so you are able to plan your workout efficiently without waiting for machines. There is a 30 minute limit for each machine (this includes warm-up and cool-down).

• Fitness Training Room

The fitness training room features several types of cardio equipment as well as a wide variety of Freemotion weight machines, a new and user-friendly line of equipment that allows you to perform more than one exercise at certain pieces of equipment. 

• Group fitness Studio

The SERF group fitness studio is a large space that features hardwood floors, floor to ceiling mirrors and a built in stage and sound system. The studio is home to many of our Group-X classes.

• Group Cycling Room

Located in racquetball court 8, the cycling room is home to our Spinology group cycling class and features 28 bikes. Please see the Spinology home page for more details on the class.

Group-X Class Descriptions 

Additional Benefits