Wright's Pond, located on Elm Street, offers swimming, picnicking and shaded areas for relaxing. Hiking and fishing are also available. You must obtain a Pass for access and use of the facility. For more information click on this link: Wright's Pond
Main St. Swimming Lessons available. For Pool hours and more info contact the Department of Recreation at (781) 393-2486 or DPW Office 781-393-2417(summer only). Tufts Pool has both wading and deep water facilities.
Facility is manned by lifeguards, bath house attendants and park police. Click link for information about pool passes (view online) or download PDF.
Medford Community Schools Programs
Various athletic and other activities offered at Medford High School. For further info contact Community Schools at (781) 393-2226 or visit their website.
Medford High School
489 Winthrop St. A multi-use facility, new track and basketball/volleyball courts, Olympic size swimming pool (under repair), and 300 seat theatre. Second largest high school in the Commonwealth. For further info contact the Superintendent's Office (781) 393-2268.
Over the past five years, Medford has conducted an aggressive park improvement project. Most of the city's twenty-one parks have been rehabilitated, and they offer new soccer fields, football fields, softball/baseball fields, multi-use courts for basketball, tennis, and street hockey. In addition, most have new, acessible play structures.
Medford Boat Club
Mystic Lakes. Membership required. Swimming & Boating Lessons offered. For more info contact the boat club at (781) 648-9774 or click Medford Boat Club
LoConte Skating Rink
Mystic Valley Parkway. Hockey and Skating Lessons offered. Medford High School's home rink. For further info contact (781) 395-9594 or visit the website.
Flynn Skating Rink
Woodland Rd. Hockey and Skating Lessons offered. For further info contact (781) 395-8492
Middlesex Fells Reservation
Fellsway West. Hiking, Biking, Walking, Sledding Paths, Picnic Areas. For further info contact the MDC at (617) 727-7747.
"Field of Dreams" Turf Fields at Medford High School