Outdoor Center Membership | Metrowest YMCA | MetroWest YMCA


For those who only want to access the Hopkinton location:

Programs & Events Included In Membership:

  • Weekly Drop-in: Open Rock climbing (with Glow-in-the-dark climb!), Open Archery, seasonal Friday Night Ziplining, and Open Pickleball
  • Monthly Family Events 
  • Family Outdoor Center Swim Club Membership (summer)
  • Use of sports fields, hiking trails, cricket pitch, and tennis, basketball, and pickleball courts
  • Member rates on Outdoor Center seasonal classes and programs (see below)
  • "Youth Member" rates on summer camp


Facility Use Included In Membership:

  • Family Swim Club (outdoor pool, seasonal)
  • Hiking Trails
  • Courts & Fields
  • Winter self-guided trail use; snowshoes, x-country skiing
  • Drop-in orienteering and geocaching


Outdoor Center Membership Restrictions:

  • Only valid at the Family Outdoor Center
  • Not part of a reciprocal membership program
  • Do not have access to the Framingham Branch or Clearbrook Swim Club in Framingham.
  • Do not have member pricing or privileges for Framingham classes or member registration


For members looking for greater health, wellness, and program opportunities throughout the year, the MetroWest YMCA Family Membership will also have ALL the benefits of the Outdoor Center (including the Swim Club), PLUS access to the Framingham Branch and all of it’s member benefits including fitness, pool, gym, wellness center, childwatch and more!




Fall Programs start on September 11. Registration opens on August 23.

Paid programs include:

  • Cooking
  • Archery
  • Fall Sports Heptathlon - Seven Sports in Seven Weeks: Basketball, Cricket, Disc golf, Flag football, Golf, Pickleball, Soccer  
  • Flag Football
  • Arts & Crafts
  • STEM



Seasonal Classes and Programs

We offer seasonal program sessions throughout the spring, fall, and winter. You can learn how to cook healthy foods, safely explore and appreciate nature, perfect your archery skills, and so much more!

Events at the Outdoor Center!

Everyone is welcome to join us for special events at the Outdoor Center. We hold regular open houses, cookouts, sports demonstrations, educational workshops, cooking classes, and more. Check them out!