Bicentennial Pond

This pond was created for the 1976 bicentennial. It is the site of recreational activities, including summer swimming, picnicking, and the Parks & Recreation led "Camp Mansfield" summer day camp. If you would like to use the pavilion space at BCP. Please fill out our request form and submit it to the office for approval. 

Free Attractions at Bicentennial Pond: Open Dawn to Dusk

Fishing Access (Must have fishing license)

Hiking trails 

Playground BCP Playground 3

Bicentennial Pond: Summer 2021: Swimming Fees & Hoursbcpbeach

Swimming FEES

Daily Fees:

Weekdays: Residents: $1.00 (proof required) / Non-Residents $2.00

Weekends: Residents $2.00 (proof required) / Non-Residents: $3.00

Season Passes: Proof of Residency Required: Purchase a season pass @ the Pond, MCC or Online (have it mailed to you or pick it up at the MCC) Please remember 1 pass per car. If you need additional passes they will be $5.00 each.

Residents Up to 4 Person Pass: $20.00 (Activity # 161200-A)

Resident 5 or More Person Pass: $25.00 (Activity # 161200-B)

Non-Resident Pass: $40.00 (Activity # 161200-C)

Add’l Car: $5.00 (Activity # 161200-D

Swimming Hours:

Monday - Friday: Noon-7:00 pm

S/SN/Holiday, Noon - 6:00 pm

Due to COVID 19 there is no Camp Mansfield this summer. Pond will resume normal operational times for swimming for the summer 2020 season. 


Friday Aug., 20th 


4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bring a picnic and enjoy time by the pond. Hang with your neighbors and friends at a safe social distance outside.

Enjoy swim time, or walk a trail. 

Playground available 

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