PLAYGROUNDS overseen by the Recreation Department
|Airport Park||8 Bedford Rd., North Grafton||2 belt swings, 1 toddler swing, 1 handicapped swing, 2 climbing structures with 3 slides, 2 benches, 1 picnic table, bike rack||Click Here for pictures|
|Fisher/Ferry St. Park||115 Ferry St., South Grafton||2 swings, 2 toddler swings, 1 structure for 2-5 year olds with slide, 1 structure for 5-12 year olds with 3 slides, 1 bench, 2 picnic tables, seasonal shade canopy||Playground Pictures|
|Norcross Park||14 North St., Grafton||Playground Pictures|
|Perry Hill Park||3 Perry St., North Grafton||2 toddler swings, 2 belt swings, 1 structure for 2-12 year olds with 3 slides, multiple single structures, 2 benches, 1 picnic table, bike rack,||Playground Pictures|
|Riverview Park||176 Providence Rd., South Grafton||1 structure for 2-5 year olds with 3 slides, 1 structure for 5-12 year olds with 2 slides and a climbing wall, 1 bench, 1 picnic table||Playground Pictures|
OTHER PLAYGROUNDS IN TOWN
|Millbury St. Elementary School||105 Millbury St., Grafton|
|Nelson Park||6 Prentice St., North Grafton|
|North Grafton Elementary School||44 Waterville St., North Grafton|
|North Street Elementary School||60 North St., Grafton|
|South Grafton Elementary School||90 Main St., South Grafton|
FIELDS & FACILITIES overseen by the Parks Department (Fields & Facilities are available for reservation, please view details below).
|Airport Park*||8 Bedford Dr., North Grafton||Basketball court, 2 baseball/softball fields, soccer field|
|Brookmeadow Park*||377 Providence Rd., South Grafton||Baseball field and soccer fields|
|Fisher Park/Ferry St. Park*||115 Ferry St., South Grafton||Basketball court, 3 baseball/softball fields, small soccer field|
|Miner Field /Norcross Park*||14 North St., Grafton||Baseball field, basketball court, open grass area|
|Riverview Park*||176 Providence Rd., South Grafton||Soccer field, canoe launch|
|Silver Lake Beach* (Operated by Recreation Dept.)||245 Upton St., Grafton|
OTHER FIELDS & FACILITIES IN TOWN (Fields & Facilities are available for reservation, please view details below).
|Grafton Common+||1 Grafton Common, Grafton||Gazebo, benches|
|Grafton High School**||24 Providence Rd., Grafton||2 turf fields, softball field, baseball field, 2 outdoor basketball courts, 4 outdoor tennis courts, classrooms, gymnasium|
|Grafton Lions Club+||68 Brigham Hill Rd.,Grafton||Soccer field, pavilion, hiking trails|
|Grafton Middle School**||22 Providence Rd., Grafton||Classrooms, gymnasium, auditorium, outdoor basketball court|
|Grafton Municipal Center+||30 Providence Rd., Grafton||Conference rooms, gymnasium|
|Millbury St. Elementary School**||105 Millbury St., Grafton||Classrooms, library, cafeteria, gymnasium, baseball field|
|Mill Villages Park+||61 Main St., South Grafton||Pavilion|
|Nelson Park||6 Prentice St., North Grafton||3 softball fields, outdoor basketball court|
|North Grafton Elementary School**||44 Waterville St., North Grafton|
|North Street Elementary School**:||60 North St., Grafton|
|South Grafton Elementary School**||90 Main St., South Grafton|
* Usage Requests/Reservations for these fields & facilities are through the Recreation Department. To Request Use or View the Availability Calendar, go to Graftonps.org and click on Use of Facilities ( in the green bar under the picture). Your account will need to be approved before you can submit your request.
** Usage Requests/Reservations for the fields & facilities above are through the Grafton Public Schools. To Request Use or View the Calendar, you may go to Graftonps.org and click on Use of Facilities (on the righthand side of the green bar under the picture). Your account will need to be approved before you can submit your request.
+ Usage Requests for the Lions Club are handled directly through the Lions Club - to reserve, Click Here. Usage Requests for the Municipal Center, Grafton Common and Mill Villages Park are handled by the Selectman's/Town Administrators Office - to reserve or view the calendar, Click Here. Please contact each organization/department directly with questions or for additional information.
If you are looking for a local place to enjoy the outdoors, both the Grafton Land Trust and Conservation Commission oversee a multitude of properties that offer plenty of places for you to enjoy. To view Grafton Land Trust properties and trails maps, Click Here. To view all that the Conservation Commission has to offer, Click Here.
FISHING AND BOATING
Snow Marsh: Accessed from the Ekblaw Landing; easy paddling, and be sure to bring your binoculars and field guides.
Ekblaw Landing: This public river access is perfect for launching your kayak or canoe for a paddling adventure either upstream to the Snow Marsh, or downstream to Lake Ripple.
Lake Ripple: Boat access to the Lake is either through the town-owned Lake Ripple Conservation Area behind the Municipal Center or from Ekblaw Landing.
Southern Reach: Just below the Lake Ripple dam you experience a quiet, serene stretch of the Quinsig. Either take out at the Riverview access or continue on to Fisherville Pond.
Riverview Access: This town-owned access near Riverview Apartments off of Providence Road is near the playing fields.
Fisherville Pond: Continue on down to the Fisherville dam. Paddle on back to Riverview to take out.
-For more information on the above locations, click here.