Sunday, January 12, 2014

Franklin Outdoor Fun

I enjoy the great outdoors and I am always looking for new things to discover. I hope this overview will help YOU to discover and explore something new around Franklin, MA. Have fun out there!

  • Beaver Pond (see below Swimming at Chilson Beach)
  • Greens Pond – Washington St. (no motor boats allowed)
Community Fields
  • Dacey Community Fields on Lincoln Street
  • Fletcher Field on Peck Street
  • Pisani Field on Peck Street
  • King Street Memorial on King Street
  • Beaver Pond (Chilson Beach) on Beaver Street
  • Franklin High School on Oak Street
  • Horace Mann School on Oak Street
  • Parmenter School on Wachusett Street
  • Davis Thayer School on East Central & Union Street
  • Remington-Jefferson School on Washington Street
  • J.F. Kennedy School on Pond Street
  • Oak Street School on Oak Street
  • Tri County Regional Vocational High School on Pond Street
  • Meadowlark Field on Meadowlark Lane off Chestnut Street
Community Playgrounds
  • Dacey Community Field Playground
  • Fletcher Field Playground
  • Nason Street Tot Lot
  • King Street Memorial Playground
  • Vendetti Playground at Beaver Pond
  • Del Carte Open Space (will open soon)
  • Playgrounds located at Franklin elementary schools are available to public when schools are not in session.
Disc Golf
Dog Park 
  • for your four-legged friends at Dacey Field (on Lincoln Street) 
Hiking/Nature Walks

Outdoor Art

* If you know about a place/activity that is missing from the list, please feel free to contact me and I will be happy to add it. E-mail: