BOSTON (CBS) – As the weather heats up, beaches and pools usually only open on the weekend will open Friday.

The Department of Conservation and Recreation announced they are expanding their weekend lifeguard coverage to include Friday as well.

“DCR is pleased to offer expanded lifeguarding services at your public waterfronts this Friday as the early summer heat rolls in,” said DCR Commissioner Edward Lambert.

DCR beaches and pools will have lifeguards every day starting June 22.

For complete information about DCR beaches and pools, visit their website.

The following facilities will have lifeguards Friday:


Chicopee State Park, Chicopee

Walden Pond State Reservation, Concord

Douglas State Forest (Wallum Lake), Douglas

Nantasket Beach, Hull

Houghton’s Pond, Blue Hills, Milton

Nahant Beach, Nahant

Revere Beach Reservation, Revere

Carson Beach, South Boston

Pleasure Bay Beach, South Boston

Salisbury Beach, Salisbury (Main Beach Only)

Horseneck Beach, Westport

Shannon Beach, Winchester

Regatta Point, Worcester

Wading Pools

Lee Wading Pool, Boston

Artesani, Brighton

Spray Decks

Johnson Spray Deck, Jamaica Plain

Mission Hill, Boston

Stony Brook, Jamaica Plain

Neponset Spray Deck, Dorchester

Beaver Brook, Belmont

North Point, Boston

Olsen Deck, Hyde Park

Moynihan Deck, Hyde Park


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