Natick Summer Beach Guide
Summer is just around the corner, so here are some places to go for a swim and beat the heat.
1. Memorial Beach on Dug Pond opens on Sunday. Day passes for Natick residents are $3 for children and $5 for adults.
2. Cochituate State Park offers you a place to float your boat, or you can rent one from the park.
3. Learneds Pond in Framingham will be open in late June. Lifeguards are on duty during the beach's operating hours from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
4. For some hiking before your beach trip, head to Morses Pond for 1.2 miles of trails. The beach features lifeguards, sailing lessons and picnic areas.