Hamilton Area YMCA

Sawmill Branch

The Hamilton Area YMCA’s Sawmill Branch serves as our outdoor Sports & Recreation Complex, Summer Day Camp, and home away from home for countless campers and outdoor enthusiasts every year.

This year-round facility features something for everyone — an L-shaped outdoor pool with a 100-foot water slide, soccer fields, baseball fields, sand volleyball courts, and outdoor basketball courts. Our popular pavilion area features picnic tables and charcoal grills for outdoor BBQs. Weather not cooperating? Head into our indoor recreation center to enjoy basketball, volleyball, and even badminton.

A premier Sports Complex featuring baseball and soccer fields as well as indoor and outdoor basketball courts. Home to travel baseball and soccer clubs, academy level up training, and many other pre-competitive training opportunities. Conveniently Located in Central New Jersey. With close proximity to all major corridors, five major hotel chains, multiple restaurants, and shopping centers.

Located at:

185 Sawmill Road
Hamilton, NJ 08620

Contact us:




  • Facility Rental

Sawmill Pool Family Membership


Looking for quality time with the family? Join us Weekends beginning June 26 for family fun at the Sawmill Family Pool (please note the Sawmill Family Pool Membership is a separate membership from the JKR Branch and has a seperate fee).   

Pool Hours:
Weekends June 26 – August 29
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

The Sawmill Pool is a “L’ shaped pool. The shallow depth is 3ft and deepest at 9 ft. 

JOIN TODAY! Limited space is available.
Click here to join

Important pool notes:

  • Members and non-members of the Hamilton Area YMCA can join

  • Any household family group with children under 9 years old will require a parent or guardian over 18 years old to be in the water. Parent/Guardian of children 9-17 must remain at the facility. 

  • Arm “swimmies” are not permitted in pools. Non-swimmers shall be permitted to use only the shallow end of the pool during recreational swim; a buoy lifeline stretched across the pool shall determine the limit of the area. 

  • A lifeguard administered swim test will be required for any swimmers to use the deep end. Persons who are unable to swim one length of the pool and tread water for two (2) minutes will be classified as non-swimmers and will be assigned to non-swimming areas.

  • On deck showers are required prior to entering the pool.  Please bring deck shoes/foot coverings to wear while showering.

  • Swimmers are encouraged to come and leave as you are. 

  • Personal equipment and toys may be brought from home.  Life vests will be available.  Kickboards and pool noodles will not be supplied

  • Snacks and drinks are allowed in your designated area, no glass containers.

  • Water slide is unavailable 

Important Baby Pool Notes:

  • Children over the age of 5 are not permitted in this area. 

  • No Lifeguard is on duty in this area. 

  • Strollers are not allowed in this area of the deck. 

  • Parents/ guardians must remain with children in this area. 

  • Diapers are not permitted; children who are not potty trained must be in  a water proof diaper. 
For a full list of Sawmill Branch pool policies, click here.