Beaches and Pools

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Outdoor Pools and Splash Pads near Westborough, Southborough and Hopkinton

YMCA Outdoor Center on the Hopkinton/Ashland line has reasonable season pool rates, as does Clearbrook MetroWest YMCA in Framingham (which has day rates available). Nearby clubs to consider include Belknap in Framingham, Wayside in Marlborough, Longfellow in Natick/Wayland, and Chamberlain Pines in Holliston. Life Time Athletic is a premium option that is effectively like a small water park.

The nearest free pools are Artemas Ward in Marlborough and Casey in Milford (Fino in Milford is $2/person).

There are some great free splashpads in Northborough or Hudson; check for dates and times.

Lake Beaches near Westborough, Southborough, and Hopkinton

Lake Chauncy in Westborough has a season pass available only to residents of Westborough, Northborough, and Southborough through each town’s Rec Department. Ashland and Hopkinton State Parks can be accessed for $8/vehicle or with an annual MassParks Pass (available free to check out at some local libraries). Holliston’s Stoddard Park on Lake Winthrop is a beautiful option with day and season rates for non-residents.

 Map of Summer Swimming Spots

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Updated May 2017. Verify all details with the venue.

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