Pool Directions

Albertus Magnus College, New Haven CT 

I-91 to Exit 3 (Trumbull Street). Proceed to fourth traffic light, turn right onto Prospect Street. Proceed to fourth traffic light and turn left onto Huntington Street. Pool is on right at the end of the block.

Asphalt Green Aquacenter, Manhattan, NY
By Car:  Take I-95 South toward NY City.  Merge onto I-278 W. via Exit 6B on the LEFT toward TRIBOROUGH BRIDGE.  Take the exit toward RANDALL-WARDS ISLAND/MANHATTAN/FDR DRIVE.  Stay STRAIGHT to go onto the TRIBOROUGH BRIDGE.  Merge onto FDR Dr. South.  Take exit 14, East 96th St., and continue straight onto York Ave.  The entrance to the Asphalt Green AquaCenter is at 1750 York St.  Parking:  Street Parking is available according to NYC regulations.  Discounted parking is available at the Brittany Garage at 441 East 92nd Street, between York Ave and First Ave (212-860-9627)  Parking tickets must be validated at the front desk of the facility.  

By Subway:  Take the Lexington Ave. 4, 5 or 6 train to the 86th Street Station.  Walk east to York Ave and north to 90th St.

Blodgett Pool, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
From the South

Take I-95 north to I-93 north. Follow I-93 until Exit 20 (Massachusetts Turnpike). Take Mass. Pike west to Exit 20 (Allston/Cambridge). After paying toll, bear left at fork towards Allston. Turn right at second set of lights onto North Harvard Street. Proceed approximately one mile. Blodgett Pool will be on your left.

Alternative from the Southwest
Take Route 128 (I-95) to Massachusetts Turnpike. Take Mass. Pike east to exit 18. (Allston/Cambridge). After paying toll, bear left at fork towards Allston. Turn right at second set of lights onto North Harvard Street. Proceed approximately one mile. Blodgett pool will be on your left.

Via M.B.T.A.
The Red Line subway stops at Harvard Square. The Soldiers Field Complex is a 10-minute walk from the square, down JFK St. and over the Charles River. Several bus routes make stops at Harvard Square as well. The 66 and 86 routes include stops on North Harvard Street in front of Harvard Stadium.

Cheshire Academy, Cheshire, CT 

Merritt/Wilbur Cross Parkway 
From South (New York): Exit 60 (Rt. 10) turn right (north); *Go 1.7 miles. Turn left at Whitney Ave. (Rt. 10N). Go 8.2 miles. turn right at Rt. 68170 East. Go .1 miles. Turn left into man entrance of Academy. YMCA is red brick building on right. From North (Hartford): Exit 60 (Rt. 10) Turn left (north). *Proceed as above.

Cheshire Community Pool
From the south, CT15 North to exit #61, Whitney Ave. Exit towards Hamden.  At end of ramp, turn right on Whitney Ave. Go 5.5 mi.  Whitney Ave. becomes S. Main St.  Go 2.3 mi.  Pool is on right, across from Cheshire High School.

Alternate From the south, 95 north to 91 North to exit 10 (Rte 40 exit). Follow to the end, take a

right onto Rte 10 north, follow into Cheshire. Pool is on the right across from the

Cheshire High School.
From the north, 91 South to 691 west. Take exit 3 off 691 (Cheshire). At the light at the end of the ramp, take a left heading south on Rte 10. Follow Rte 10 through Cheshire. Pool is on the left across from Cheshire High School. 

From 84 west to 691 east to the exit 3(Cheshire), take a right off the ramp heading south on Rte 10 Pool is on the left across from Cheshire High School..

From 84 east to exit 26 (Rte 70). Follow Rte 70 into Cheshire. At Rte 10 intersection, take a right, heading south on Rte 10. Pool is on the left across from Cheshire High School.

Continental Manor, Norwalk
112 Main St., Norwalk, tel:  846-2864

I-95 N. to Exit 15, to RT 7 Connector North to Exit 2.  Left at bottom of ramp, go over RR tracks, take right a ‘T’ intersection (Main St.)  Go through two sets of lights.  Continental Manor is on your left.   Or, Rte 15 North to exit 39A to US7 South, Exit 2.  Left at bottom of ramp, go over RR Tracks, take right at ‘T” intersection (Main St.)  Go through 2 lights.  Continental Manor is on the left.

Felix Festa Middle School, West Nyack, NY (NY Sharks)
30 Parrott Road, W. Nyack, NY 10994

From I95 south, take exit 21 to merge onto Cross Westchester Expy/I-287W towards White Plains/Tappan Zee Bridge. Continue to follow I 287 W. across Tappan Zee Bridge.  Take exit 13N for Palisades Pkwy N. toward Bear Mountain.  Merge onto Palisades Interstate Pkwy North.  Take exit 10 toward N. Middletown Rd/New City/Nanuet.  Turn right at Germonds Rd. Turn left to stay on Germonds Rd.  Continue on Parrot Rd. to Felix Festa MS.  (este Mapquest time: 45 minutes from Darien.) 

East Hartford High School, East Hartford, CT
869 Forbes St., East Hartford, CT 06118

I-95 Northbound: Take Exit 25, Route 3 keep to left and take Route 2 to East Hartford. Exit 5A to Main Street. Turn right at first light to Brewer Street. Turn left t 2nd light and school is about 1/2 mile on left. From North & West: Take I-84 Eastbound, exit Roberts Street; follow signs to Silver Lane. Turn left on Silver Lane. Turn right at Forbes Street (5th light) and school will be on right about 3/4 mile. From East: Take I-84 West or I-384 West. Exit for Silver Lane. Follow Silver Lane west to Forbes Street. Turn left and school will be on right about 3/4 mile.

Greenknoll Aquatic Center At Camp Greenknoll
10 Huckleberry Hill Rd, Brookfield CT 06804

From Darien:
Take I-95 towards New Haven.  Merge onto US-7 North via Exit 15.  Turn RIGHT at light onto US-7/GRIST MILL RD.  Turn LEFT onto MAIN AVE/US-7. Continue to follow US-7 NORTH for approximately 22.2 miles to Exit 11 (Federal Road).  Take LEFT off Exit ramp.  Take RIGHT on Federal Road (US-202) .  Pass Costco on LEFT.  In .4 miles bear LEFT on Old New Milford Road. Turn LEFT on Huckleberry Hill Road.  YMCA is on right, Greenknoll Aquatic Center at Camp Greenknoll  is just past the YMCA Building, also on the right.

Greenwich Family YMCA, Greenwich, CT (Marlins Swim Team)
50 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830.

From I-95 southbound:  Exit 3, take ramp right for Arch St. toward Greenwich.  Bear right onto Arch St.  Road changes to Havemeyes Place.  Turn left onto Mason St.  Go straight up for 2 traffic lights and stop sign.  After stop sign, parking lot is on your right, on Mason St.

From I-95 northbound:  Exit 3, take ramp left for Arch St. toward Greenwich.  Follow directions as above.

Hamden High School, Hamden, CT
2040 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT 06514

From South of Hamden: Take CT-15 N / WILBUR CROSS PKWY toward HARTFORD, Take the CT-10 exit- EXIT 60- toward HAMDEN.  Turn LEFT onto DIXWELL AVE / CT-10.  High School will be on your left.  Pool entrance is in the rear or left side of school.

From North of Hamden:  Take CT-15 S / WILBUR CROSS PKWY toward New Haven.  Take the CT-10 exit- EXIT 60- toward HAMDEN / NEW HAVEN.  Turn LEFT onto DIXWELL AVE / CT-10.  High School will be on your left.  Pool entrance is in the rear or left side of school.

Hopkins School, New Haven, CT
986 Forest Road, New Haven, CT

From Wilbur Cross Parkway (North from NYC): From Route 15, take Route 34 (Derby Turnpike) east for 2 1/2 miles; turn left onto Route 122 (Forest Road). Hopkins is on the left after approximately 1/2 mile. 

From I-95 (North from NYC): Take Exit 43 (Route 122, Campbell Avenue, West Haven); turn left at end of exit ramp. Follow Route 122 for 2 miles – across both Routes 1(Boston Post Road) and 34 (Derby Turnpike), at which point it becomes Forest Road. Hopkins is on the left.

Lehman College, Apex Aquatic Center
250 Bedford Park Blvd. West., Bronx, NY 10468

From I-95 South, take the Hutchinson Pkwy South, exit 14 (for 2.2mi). Take Pelham Pkwy West, exit 3W. (for .2mi)  Merge onto Bronx and Pelham Pkwy West. (for 1.9mi)  Merge onto Bronx River Pkwy N. toward White Plains. (for 0.7mi)  Take Exit 8W toward Mosholu Pkwy (for 0.1mi).  Follow signs to New York Botanical Gardens (you are on the Dr. Theodore Kazimiroff Blvd).  Turn slight right onto Bedford Park Blvd. East.  Go approx. 1 mile Apex Aquatic Center is on your left, parking is in the lot at the end of the street.

Madison Surf Club, Madison, CT
From I 95 north, take Exit 61 (Rte 79).  Take right off exit.  Proceed 1/2 mile to 3rd light.  Turn right onto Rte 1.  Proceed for approx 1/2 mile and turn left on West Wharf Rd.  (Madison CC is on corner).  At next stop sign, turn right on Surf Club Rd and proceed into Surf club. 

Mc Cann Natatorium, Milford, CT
From I-95 north, take Exit 39A (Route 1, south).  Turn right off exit.  As soon as possible, get into far left lane and continue straight ahead (Route 1 bears right).  This is Cherry Street.  Stay on Cherry St. to fourth traffic light (at top of small hill), turn left onto Gulf Street.  Go under railroad overpass, through traffic light to the next street (Evergreen Ave.), turn left. Parking lot is straight ahead.  Natatorium is at far side of lot.

Masuk High School Pool
1014 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe, CT

From I-95 (North or South): take exit 27A onto Route 25/8 Connector. Follow until expressway intersects with Route 111. Turn right onto Route 111 North and follow for approx. 6 miles. Masuk HS will be on your right at the bottom of the hill. The entrance to the pool is on the left side of the building as you face it.

From Merrit Parkway (North or South): use exit 49 to Route 25 North. Follow Route 25 expressway to the intersection of Route 25 and Route 111. Take a right onto Route 111 North and follow for approx. 6 miles. School will be on your right. The entrance to the pool is on the left side of the building as you face it.

New Canaan YMCA, New Canaan, CT
564 South Avenue, New Canaan , CT


From Merritt Parkway: (Route 15) to Exit 37.  Turn left onto Rt 124 towards New Canaan.  YMCA is approximately 1/2 mile up on the right hand side. 

From Merritt Pkwy North (Route 15) to Exit 63. Take a right at the end of the ramp (RT 22/Bishop St.).  Turn right at the light onto State St.  Take first Left onto Broadway.  Stay on Broadway until you go under the Highway, then take a Right at the light onto Elm St.  The Pool is 100 yds up just past the library on left.  Park in the big lot past the pool.

Norwalk High School, Pat Spinola Natatorium, Norwalk, CT
23 Calvin Murphy DriveNorwalk, CT 06851

I-95 to Exit 16, East Ave.  Go west on East Ave. for 2 lights.  Turn right onto Sunset Hill Ave.  Go to end (Sunset Hill becomes Tierney St.)  At stop sign turn left onto Strawberry Hill Ave.  Turn right onto County St.  Driveway to High School is on right. Park at top of driveway.  Pool entrance is on the right.

Orange Town Pool
525 Orange Center Rd., Orange, CT, 06477

From I-95 South from Fairfield County, take exit 41, turn left at end of ramp onto Marsh Hill Road- stay on Marsh Hill until light at Route 1 (TGIFriday Restaurant is on your left) — turn left onto Route 1 – go to first traffic light across from Home Depot and turn right (Orange Center Road) – follow through one traffic light. High Plains Community Center is on the right, pool in rear.

From Wilbur Cross Parkway coming from both directions — take Exit 57 (Rt 34 East) – turn right at first traffic light onto Orange Center Road – bear left at stop sign – High Plains Community Center is on the left after you pass by Orange Town Green – pool in rear.

Southern CT State University – Hutchinson Natatorium, 
125 Wintergreen Ave, New Haven, CT 06515

From Merritt Pkwy North:  Take Exit 59. Turn Right on Whalley Avenue. Continue on Whalley to Fitch St. Turn left on Fitch Street, which bisects the campus. Follow Fitch St. to third light and take left onto Wintergreen Ave. Moore Field House is the second building on the right.  Hutchinson Natatorium is in the Field House.

From I-95 North: Take Exit 44 (Kimberly Ave., Route 10). Turn right at the end of the exit onto Kimberly Avenue, then left at the stoplight onto Ella Grasso Boulevard, which ends at Crescent St. Take left onto Crescent St. to first light. Take right at the light onto Fitch St. At first light, take left onto Wintergreen Ave. Moore Field House is second building on the right. Hutchinson Natatorium is in the Field House.

UCONN – Wolff-Zackin Natatorium 
Take I-84 to Route 195 South, exit 68. follow Route 195 for 7 miles to UCONN campus. Turn right onto North Eagleville Road (at traffic light and church on right.) At first traffic light, turn left. Follow through stop sign. Entrance to the pool is to the right of Gample Pavilion.

Walsh Intermediate School, Branford, CT
185 Damascus Rd, Branford, CT

I-95: To Exit 55 (Route 1, Branford). At end of exit ramp, turn west on Route 1. Proceed to first intersection (a Mobil station will be on your left) and turn left onto Windmill Hill Road. At stop sign turn left onto Damascus Road. Entrance to school is on your right at bottom of the hill. Please DO NOT park in the small lot. Instead enter the circular drive and proceed to the large lot on the far side of the building. DO NOT PARK IN THE CIRCULAR DRIVE. YOU WILL BE TICKETED AND TOWED.

Waveny Community Pool, New Canaan, CT
Merritt Parkway to Exit 37.  Turn left onto Rt. 124 North (South Ave.)  Follow 1/2 mile to Waveny Park entrance on left. Follow access road through park to the pool on the far side of the park.

Wesleyan Univ.-Freeman Ath. Center, Middletown, CT
161 Cross Street, Middletown, CT

From the South: From I-91N, take exit 18 (66East) or from the Merritt Parkway/Wilbur Cross Parkway, take exit 68 to Route 691/66East.  Route 66 becomesWashington St. in Middletown (approx 10 minutes after leaving freeway.) Turn right on Vine St. (traffic light and cemetery on corner) after going under train overpass and passing Dunkin Donuts on left side.  Travel down Vine (tennis cournts on right) to first lights at Cross St.  Freeman Athletic Center is just ahead on your left.  Parking is available in both Lot R on the right side of Cross St., or in Lot Q, on the left side of Cross St. after the fire station.

From the North: Take I-91 to Exit 22 South (left hand exit, Route 9 South). Follow Route 9 South.  At Exit 15 (second light) turn right onto Route 66West (also called Washington St.)  At the 5th light, make a left onto Vine Street and proceed past tennis courts to light at Cross Street. Turn right and the Freeman Athletic Center is just ahead on the left hand side.

Westhill High School, Stamford, CT
125 Roxbury Road. Stamford CT 06902

From North, Merritt Parkway: Exit 34 (Long Ridge Road). At the end of the ramp, turn left. Follow about a mile to the first street on the right (About the fourth light…not the corporations). Take a very sharp right onto Roxbury Road. The High School will appear on your right shortly. The pool is in the back. Enter at the loading dock.

Weston Middle School Pool, Weston, CT 
Merritt Parkway northeast to Exit 42. Turn right onto Route 57 north.  Turn right at fifth light (just past town center) onto School road.  Left at (immediate) fork and follow road past the elementary school, high school and then middle school (all on your right).  The entrance to the Weston Middle School Pool is immediately to the right of the steps leading up to the school. Please drop off swimmers at the pool entrance and then park in the rear of the school. Overflow parking will be at the High School parking lot. 

Westport YWCA, Westport, CT
59 Post Rd E, Westport, CT 

Merritt Parkway: to Exit 42. Go south at end of ramp. (Right from New Haven, left from New York) on Main Street for 1 mile. When street becomes one way, you must turn left. Just after turn, the Y is on your right (beyond Klein’s). Parking lots on both sides of street. I-95: Take Exit 17. Follow Rte. 33 North. Turn right on Post Road. Proceed across bridge to the 2nd stop light. Turn left onto Main Street. Take your first right onto Elm Street. The Y is on your right as stated above.

White Plains YWCA, White Plains NY
515 North Street, White Plains, NY

Merrit Parkway: Heading south to exit 25 North Street. Turn right onto North Street, proceed about 1.5 miles the YWCA is on left opposite White Plains High School.

287 West: Take exit 9 N&S (it’s one exit), proceed along Westchester Ave. until you reach Bryant Ave. Turn left, cross over 287 and at the top of the hill, turn left onto North Street. The YWCA is on your right.

Wilton YWCA, Wilton, CT
404 Danbury Road Wilton, CT 06897

From New Haven: Merritt Parkway Exit 41 (Route 33). Turn left at end of exit. North onto Route 33. Give five (5) miles to 6th traffic light. The Y is on right. From New York: Merritt Parkway Exit 40 (Route 7). Turn right at exit onto Route 7. Go 5.2 miles. Wilton Y is on the right. Wilton High school is on the left for additional parking. I-95 North or South: Take Exit 15 Route 7 and follow Route 7 Freeway to end. Turn right at light. At end of road turn left at light and follow old Route 7 North for 3 miles. Wilton Y is on the right. Wilton High School on left for additional parking.

Yale University, New Haven, CT
20 Tower Parkway, New Haven, CT

Merritt Parkway to Exit 59. Turn right at end of ramp and head south on Whalley Avenue for approximately 3 miles to York Avenue. Turn left on York to the first light. Turn left onto Tower Pkwy.  Payne-Whitney Gymnasium is straight ahead. Metered parking on street or in lot at corner of York Sq. Pl. and Ashmun St.  

I-95 north to Exit 47 -left hand exit.  Turn right at York St (Exit 3 from off-ramp from I-95).  Go to 5th stop light. Turn left onto Tower Pkwy – pool is straight ahead. Meter parking on street or at lot at corner of York Sq. Pl., and Ashmun St. 

To get back on I-95 South:  From Tower Pkwy, turn Left on Broadway.  Take first right onto Park St.  Take left on South Frontage Rd which leads you to the connector to I-95.

To get back to the Merritt Parkway:  From Tower Pkwy, follow signs for Whalley Ave.  Stay on Whalley for approx. 3 miles to the Merritt.