City of Wells

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Parks & Recreation


Half Moon Park & Thompson Park

The park shelters are available for reservation by calling City Hall at 507-553-6371.

Park Equipment Safety Warnings:

  • Playground equipment is for age-appropriate use only.
  • Parental supervision is required.
  • Alcohol  and tobacco use is prohibited.
  • Contact City Hall for non-emergencies at 507-553-6371/Dial 911 for emergencies.
  • Please contact the City of Wells to report broken/worn equipment, suspicious behavior, vandalism, etc. 

Summer Recreation

Summer Recreation Programs: 

Summer Park & Rec Mass Registration is scheduled for Saturday,
April 25, 2020 from 9 am – noon in the lobby of City Hall, 125 S Broadway. 

At this time we are unsure if the effects of the COVID-19 virus will impact mass registration and summer rec.  Please look to this page as well as our Facebook page for any updates.  Thank you!

The City of Wells offers a variety of summer programs for the area youth:

    • Baseball and softball leagues are offered to youth completing grades 3 - 6 and runs approximately 6 weeks from June to mid-July.
    • T-ball and baseball are offered to children completing Pre-K -  2nd grade and runs approximately 3 weeks beginning in mid-June.
    • Soccer for children ages 4 to 14 is offered and runs for approximately 6 weeks from August to mid-September.
    • Tennis is offered to youth who have completed 3rd grade and up and runs approximately 5 weeks from mid-June to mid-July.
    • A 3-day Golf Clinic is held in mid-June for youth who have completed grades 4 - 8.

Summer Rec sign up sheets for 2020 are not yet available.  When they are available, which will be around mid-April,  you will be able to print them off using the links below or pick them up at City Hall.

f your business is interested in sponsoring a Summer Rec team please fill out and return this form:

    • 2020 Summer Recreation Sponsor 

Please call 507-553-6371 ext. 5 with any questions about these programs.


Swimming Pool

Wells Municipal Swimming Pool 
800 1st Ave SW 
(507) 553-3613  

Pool Opening: Early June - Specific date to be determined
Pool Hours: Monday - Friday: 1:30 - 5:00 pm  |  6:30 - 8:30 pm
  Saturday & Sunday: 12:30 - 5:00 pm  |  6:30 - 8:30 pm
Lap Swim: Tuesday & Thursday:  7:00 - 8:00 am; 5:00 - 6:00 pm 
Adult Swim: Monday - Friday: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Family Swim: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 5:00  - 6:00 pm

Pool Fees  
Daily:  $4.00 all day, all ages; $2 evening only
Annual Individual Pass: $55.00
Annual Family Pass: $110.00
Swimming Lessons: $30.00
Pool Party: $125.00

2020 Swimming Lessons
Red Cross swimming lessons will be conducted at the Wells swimming pool. Lessons are held Monday through Friday for 40-45 minutes and run for two weeks per session. 
The fee for lessons is $30.00. 

 2020 Session Dates:     Class Times: 
 Session 1:  June 15 - June 26    10:00 am - 10:45 am
 Session 2:  July 6 - July 17    11:00 am - 11:40 am
 Session 3:  July 27 - August 7    11:45 am - 12:30 am

You will be contacted as soon as possible if your first choice is full.

Please note: The pool may close without notice at the discretion of management.


Wells Municipal Golf Club

Wells Municipal Golf Club 
801 1st Ave SW
(507) 553-3313

2020 Membership & Daily Rates
Memberships can be purchased at City Hall, by mail, or at the Club House once the course is open.

If mailing your payment in please send it to City Hall at 125 S Broadway, Wells, MN 56097.  

Early Bird Discount: 10% off if you purchase your membership before April 15th!

All memberships and daily rates are without tax.  If mailing a check please apply 6.875% sales tax. (Example: Early Bird Single Season Membership: $225 x 1.06875 = $240.47)

Type of Membership Regular Rate Early Bird Rate
Single Season  $    250.00  $    225.00
Couples Season  $    375.00  $    338.00
Family  $    450.00  $    405.00
Senior Single (Ages 60+)  $    225.00  $    203.00
Senior Couple (Ages 60+)  $    350.00  $    315.00
Youth (Ages 9-16)  $    125.00  $    113.00
Young Adult (Ages 17-24)  $    200.00  $    180.00
MGA   $      25.00  $            -  
Season Pull Cart  $      50.00  $            -  

Daily Rates
9 Hole Weekday (M-F)  $      13.00
18 Hole Weekday (M-F)  $      18.00
9 Hole Weekend (Sat-Sun)  $      18.00
18 Hole Weekend (Sat-Sun)  $      23.00
Youth Weekday (M-F)  $        9.00
Youth Weekend (Sat-Sun)  $      11.00

The Wells Golf Club is a nine-hole executive style course that offers something for every skill type with (4) par fours and (5) par threes. It has been a proud member of the Wells community since 1934.

The clubhouse and course are available to rent for graduations, reunions, showers, parties, etc. You can also host a tournament or a fundraiser for your organization.  Contact City Hall to book your event or if you have questions at 507-553-6371.

Registration: All players must register before playing. Non-members must pay green fee.

Hazards: All trees, unless marked, are hazards. Ball may be lifted two club lengths. 

Out-of-Bounds: All fences and boundary roads are out of bounds. Balls are not playable from out-of-bounds.The penalty for a ball out-of-bounds shall be one stroke and distance. 

Carts: Motorized golf carts are permited on the golf course but must be registered at City Hall to drive on city streets.    

Hole No. 1: White Tees 172 yards, Red Tees 157 yards
Hole No. 2: White Tees 177 yards, Red Tees 160 yards
Hole No. 3: White Tees 187 yards, Red Tees 176 yards
Hole No. 4: White Tees 308 yards, Red Tees 298 yards
Hole No. 5: White Tees 279 yards, Red Tees 269 yards
Hole No. 6: White Tees 125 yards, Red Tees 120 yards
Hole No. 7: White Tees 260 yards, Red Tees 227 yards
Hole No. 8: White Tees 214 yards, Red Tees 210 yards
Hole No. 9: White Tees 322 yards, Red Tees 313 yards

Printable Scorecard


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Wells City Hall
125 South Broadway
Wells MN 56097
Phone: 507-553-6371
Fax: 507-553-5126
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