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SYLVAN LAKE PARK is located at the intersection of Frost Bridge Road and Echo Lake Road in Oakville.  Facilities include a playground area for children, picnic area, and seasonal swimming.  Sylvan Lake opens for swimming at the end of June and runs until mid-August.  Swimming lessons are available in the summer months.  Dates and times are posted in the Watertown Recreation Summer brochure. They are available for Residents of Watertown and Oakville only.

LAKE SWIMMING : (summer months only - weather permitting)

Monday through Friday        1:00 p.m. to dusk

Weekends                          11:00 a.m. to dusk

Al l children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.  In the event of inclement weather, the Watertown Recreation Department reserves the right to close this facility.  Please be sure to check the info-line at (860)945-5272, before leaving home.

SWIMMING IS IN THE DESIGNATED PARK AREA ONLY !!!  THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO SWIMMING OR DIVING OFF OF THE ROCKS !! 
POLICE ACTION WILL BE TAKEN !!!

DAILY RATES:

Residents              .50

Non-Residents   $ 5.00

* SEASON PASSES: (only valid for Sylvan Lake swimming area)

Adult Resident  $ 10.00 per person 

Senior Resident &Resident Children 12 and under        $ 5.00 per person

Season passes are for unlimited use and are non-transferable.  They available to residents of Watertown and Oakville only. 

Season passes can be purchased at Watertown Recreation, 51 Depot Street-Suite 108, Watertown.  A photo ID will be taken at time of purchase and must be presented every time you visit Sylvan Lake or you will be charged the daily rate fee.  For further information, please call the Recreation Office at 860-945-5246.

* As approved by the Watertown Parks and Recreation Commission on 6/3/04.