Outdoor Center Swim | Metrowest YMCA | MetroWest YMCA

The Outdoor Center in Hopkinton has an outdoor pool used by campers during summer camp, and by members in the evenings and weekends during the summer. To join the Hopkinton Summer Swim Club, you must purchase an Outdoor Center membership. Swim lessons and a competitive swim team are also available. 

Click here to Register for Swim Team

Click here to Register for School Age or Preschool Swim Lessons

Click here to Register for Parent/Child Swim Lessons


The 122-acre Outdoor Center in Hopkinton is home to our award-winning summer camp, but it also offers an outdoor swimming pool to members on evenings and weekends.


Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday 4-7pm

Saturday - Sunday 11am-7pm


Who has access?

The pool is open to the community, with current Hopkinton Outdoor Center members and all full-access Framingham Branch members (not Youth or Teen) receiving free access and community members able to purchase day passes at $10/person up to $25/family.



SWIM LESSON SESSIONS - See further below for levels and times

Choose from:


8 week lessons - 1 day a week

July 1st to August 19th, Saturdays

Mem $105 | Youth $142 | Non-Mem $210


4 week lessons - 2 days a week

Session 1: June 26 to July 19 (Monday/Wed)

Mem $105 | Youth $142 | Non- Mem $210


Session 1: June 27 to July 20 (Tuesday/Thursday)

Mem $92 | Youth $125 | Non-Mem $184 *No lessons on July 4th*


Session 2: July 24 to August 16 (Monday/Wed)

Mem $105 | Youth $142 | Non- Mem $210


Session 2: July 25 to August 17, (Monday/Wed)

Mem $105 | Youth $142 | Non- Mem $210



Hopkinton's Stingrays Summer Swim Team is a recreation-based, fun-first swim team. Typically, our swim team is comprised of swimmers who are new to the sport of competitive swimming and just getting their feet wet! The team practices Tues/Thurs from 7:00-8:15pm and Saturday 9:00-10:00am starting 6/27/23 for six weeks. The team swims in the MetroWest Summer Swim League and Championships are Saturday, August 5th. For ages 6-13 and Swimmers MUST be able to safely swim the length of the pool to participate. Cost includes a swimsuit and swim cap.

Fees: Family Members: $275 | Hopkinton & Youth/Teen Members: $325 | Non Members: $400

For questions on Swim Team please contact Bartt Pinchuck at bpinchuck@metrowestymca.org.



SWIM LESSONS Times and Levels - Click here for the Program Guide, use the table on page 15 to determine swim level

Choose Parent/Child (ages 6mo-3yrs11mo), Preschool (for ages 3-5) or School Age (for ages 6-13)


Parent/Child A/B

Saturday 10:35am, 11:45am, or 12:20pm


Preschool 1+2

M/W 4:15pm or 4:50pm

T/Th 4:15pm or 4:50pm

Sat 10am, 11:10am, or 11:45am


Preschool 3+4

M/W 4:15pm or 5:25pm

T/Th 4:50pm or 5:25pm

Sat 10am, 10:35am, 11:10am, or 12:20pm


School Age 1+2

M/W 4:15pm or 5:25pm

T/Th 4:15pm or 4:50pm

Sat 11:45am or 12:20pm


School Age 3+4

M/W 4:50pm or 5:25pm

T/Th 4:15pm or 5:25pm

Sat 10:35am or 11:10am


School Age 5+6

M/W 4:50pm

T/Th 5:25pm

Sat 10:00am