Riverfront Park (Point Pleasant, NJ)

The corner of Maxson Ave. and River Rd, Point Pleasant Boro, NJ 08742


Located on the beautiful Manasquan River where the former Point Pleasant Hospital once stood. This facility offers a Pavilion with picnic area and charcoal grills, walking pier, bocce court, large playground, open field area and benches to watch the boats.
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Primary Address:
Directions The corner of Maxson Ave. and River Rd
Point Pleasant Boro, NJ 08742
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Activities:

  • Jogging / Running
  • Paddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Playing in the playground
  • Walking

Amenities:

  • Boat Launch
  • Car Top Boat Launch Only
  • Picnic / Sitting Area
  • Playground

Trails:

  • Flat / Easy
  • Surface Type: Paved
  • Walking Paths

Parks & Gardens:

  • Municiple / City Park
  • Park (General)


Trail & Path Info

There is a flat walking trail that follows the perimeter of the park. Though it is not very long, it is a very scenic walk.

Things to See & Do

Bennet Cabin: Found on the property of the park, the Bennett Cabin is open during special events and on special requests for groups. Riverview Shelter: The picnic shelter within the park offers great views of the river and passing boats. Sitting back, relaxing, and having a picnic/dinner here is a great thing to do.

Picnics / Lunches / Eating

The park has a large open field for laying out on a blanket. The picnic shelter offers grills and tables, first come, first served.

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Editor's Note...


We visit the park any time that we are in the area. The views of the river are simply beautiful.

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