Swim & Splash in MetroWest

Swim & Splash Summer Fun in MetroWest


Ashland State Park

Hours:  10am-6pm

Cost: $8.00 / MA Vehicle $10 / Non-MA Vehicle

Park allows swimming, picnicking, boating, fishing, bicycling, and hiking.  Waterfront currently unguarded until further notice



Arcand Park Beach and Silver Lake Beach

Hours: 9am-6pm

Parking pass required.  No lifeguard on duty.



Learneds Pond (Shawnut Terrace off of Prindiville Avenue)

Saxonville Beach (Lake Road)

Lake Waushakum (Nipmuc Terrace)

Hours: 10am-7pm

Cost: $3.00 / Framingham Resident and $6.00 / Non-Resident



Lake Winthrop Stoddard Park (Norfolk St.)

Pleasure Point Beach (Pleasure Point Road) **RESIDENTS OF HOLLISTON ONLY**

Hours: July: 10:30am – 6 pm (weekends); 11am-5pm (weekdays)

              August: 11am-6pm (weekends); 10:30am-5pm (weekdays)

Lifeguard-staffed. Beach stickers or day passes are required for entrance into the beach.



Hopkinton State Park

Hours: 8am-8pm

Cost: $8.00 / MA vehicle, $10.00 / non-MA vehicle

Swimming areas supervised by DCR lifeguards from late May through Labor Day from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. each day.   Boat launch in parking lot for residents use





Centennial Beach

Hours: 9am-7pm (Weekdays), 11am-7pm (Weekends and Holidays)

Cost: $5.00 Resident, $10 Non-Resident

Fully lifeguard staffed during those hours. 


Cellucci Skate & Splash Pad

Hours: 9am-7pm Daily

Cost: Free

The Cellucci Skate & Splash Park has been specifically designed with features for every age group.  Children & adults alike will enjoy the playground, splash pad, sculpted in-ground skate park, bocce court, gazebo pavilion and picnic areas.  The Park is also located just 500 feet from the Assabet River Rail Trail (ARRT) where it crosses the intersection of South Street and Broad Street.



World War II Memorial Beach

Hours: 11am-6:45pm

Cost: $10 / Vehicle (Non-Marlborough Residents), Free (Marlborough Residents)

Lifeguards on duty every day.


Artemas Ward Wading Pool

in Marlborough

Hours: 12pm-6pm

Cost: Free



Fino Field Pool

Casey Pool

Hours: 12pm-6pm (Weekdays), 11am-7pm (Weekends)

Cost: Daily fees are $1 for children, $2 resident adult, and $3 non resident.

Fully lifeguard-staffed.



Memorial Beach

Hours: 10:30am-7pm (weekdays), 11am-7pm (weekends)

Cost: $8.00 / MA vehicle, $10.00 / non-MA vehicle

Splash Pad at Assabet Park (Courtesy of Northborough Recreation)

Cochituate State Park

Hours: 8am-8pm

Cost: $5.00 / Resident, $10.00 / non-Resident

Fully lifeguard staffed.  Swimming, boating, windsurfing, and fishing allowed; Jet skis not allowed on lake



Assabet Park Splash Pad

Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 12pm-6pm, Weekends 10am-4pm

Cost: Free

Roughly the same dimensions as a basketball court, it offers several different water features such as bubblers, misters and geysers!



Atkinson Pool

Hours: 5:30am-9pm (Weekdays), 7am-3:45pm (Weekends)

Cost: $9.00 / Residents, $10.00 / Non-Residents

Open year-round, indoor pool, fully-staffed with lifeguards



Wayland Town Beach

Hours: 10am-8pm (Through July), 10am-7pm (August)

Cost:  $5.00 / Resident, $10 / Non-Resident

The Beach offers fresh water swimming, family events, sailboat, canoe and kayak rentals, a playground, sand volleyball court, half-court basketball, tetherball, sailing and swimming lessons, and ADA accessible kayak launch and dock. Other amenities include Free Parking, Outdoor Showers, Changing Rooms, Restrooms, and a Full Concession Stand.