Wellesley Recreation Department

Wellesley Fells

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In a Nutshell

Morses Pond beach buzzes with sunbathers during the summer months, and waves ripple around rental kayaks, paddleboards, or paddleboats.

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Promotional value expires Aug 19, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 6 per person, may buy 6 additional as gifts. Not valid until 5/26/12. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid 5/28–6/1, 6/4, and 6/5. Subject to weather. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Unlike the seashore, pond-side beaches are free of seaweed, sharks, and seagulls that constantly photo-bomb family-vacation pictures. Enjoy a peaceful day at the beach with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $10 for a one-day beach-pass package (a $20 value)
  • $35 for a four-day beach-pass package (an $80 value)<p>

Customers bask in the sun at Morses Pond beach for a full day, enjoying an hour of exercise atop a kayak, paddleboard, or paddleboat. The beach opens for the weekends of May 26–28 and June 2–3, and will then be open all week from June 6 to August 19.<p>

Wellesley Recreation Department

From their home base in the Warren Building, officials of the Wellesley Recreation Department fine-tune a year-round roster of sports leagues and community classes. Adults master crafts that range from pottery throwing to Capoeira, a blend of Brazilian martial arts and dance. Kids channel their creativity into painting courses or the Star Wars: Jedi Training class, which often includes creating a recycled droid and lightsaber lessons with retired stormtroopers. All of the programs are self-supporting, so directors charge reasonable fees and divvy up the money among materials, instructors' salaries, and other necessary expenses.

During the summer, throngs of people advance on Morses Pond, an ocean lookalike complete with a sandy beach, water slide, and volleyball nets, and kids aged 5–12 fend off boredom with summer day camps. Meanwhile, the lights of Hunnewell Tennis Court blaze into the evening hours, allowing athletes to face off after dark when the sun is taking its nap.

Customer Reviews

More's Pond Beach is awesome! We love it :)
Gretchen L. · August 21, 2012
Very nice clean well run facility. The season should go through labour day not august 19. All good.
Anica Godwin S. · August 19, 2012
Thank you for deciding to use Groupon to showcase your family-friendly beach! We are very pleased with the upkeep of the area and the facilities. Great spot for spending a lazy summer day!
Terry C. · August 19, 2012
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    Wellesley Fells

    219 Washington St

    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481


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