NARA Park

Nathaniel Allen Recreation Area


Seasonal Office Phone:
978-929-6641

NARA Park, the Nathaniel Allen Recreation Area, is located at 25 Ledge Rock Way in Acton and operated by the Town of Acton Recreation Department. The park is open year-round from sunrise to sunset and staffed seasonally from Memorial Day weekend through late August.

NARA Park Map
NARA Park Rules and Regulations
Frequently Asked Questions about NARA Park

NARA Beach


NARA Beach is open to both Acton residents and non-residents from Memorial Day weekend through late August. Beach-goers can drop in for a daily-use fee or purchase a beach membership pass. A lifeguard is on duty during hours of operation.

Hours of Operation:


May 28 - June 24, 2016:
  • Weekdays: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Weekends: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
June 25 - August 26, 2016:
  • Daily 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Daily Rates Acton Residents:


  • Single (ages 2+): $6
  • Family (up to 6): $24
  • Seniors (ages 65+): $3
  • Group rates (reserved ahead of time): $4 per person

Daily Rates Non-Acton Residents:


  • Single (ages 2+): $8 (ages 11 and under) $10 (ages 12+)
  • Family (up to 6): $32
  • Seniors (ages 65+): $3
  • Group rates (reserved ahead of time): $6 per person
Paddleboat and Canoe Rental: $5 per boat for 30 minutes

2016 Registration Forms



Beach Membership Registration Form
Red Cross Swim Lessons Form

All beach membership registration forms must be mailed to:

Acton Recreation Department
472 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720

or turned-in to the Recreation Department located at 33 Nagog Park, Acton. Online registration for beach membership is unavailable.

NARA Park Rules and Regulations

Amphitheater/Pavilion


The Amphitheater is the home of the summer concert series featuring numerous national and local favorites from a broad range of genres. Everyone is sure to find something they will enjoy!