Located in Bridgewater Township, Duke Island Park is a site of rich natural beauty which offers varied recreational experiences. Truly an *island* park, it is traversed by the historic Raritan Power Canal. The Somerset County Park Commission acquired
The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, a lovely 127 acre tract now surrounded by busy highways and office parks was once Whippany Farm. This estate was bequeathed to Morris County in 1969. Currently, the beautiful Colonial Revival mansion serves as headquarter
Grace Lord Park in Boonton is one of our favorite stop offs when exploring the Boonton area. There is a small park, river, small and large waterfall, some hiking trails, and picnic benches to sit back and relax. Certainly worth a visit!
The Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge is located in Morris County, New Jersey. Established in 1960, it is one of more than 550 refuges in the National Wildlife Refuge System. The refuge was declared a National Natural Landmark in May 1966
Built in 1879 for the Hibernia Mine Railroad, and used as a railroad bridge for fifteen years, the structure has now been incorporated as part of Somerset County's Raritan River Greenway, and is in use as a pedestrian bridge over the Raritan Water Po
Glacial lakes, limestone outcroppings, former railroads, and a small airport are features of Kittatinny Valley State Park. Lake Aeroflex and Gardner's Pond form part of the headwaters of the Pequest River and are excellent for fishing and boating. Th
Lord Stirling Park is located in Basking Ridge, NJ, within the western portion of the Great Swamp Basin of the Passaic River. This park is made up of 2 sections: the Lord Stirling Stables, and the Environmental Education Center. Both offer miles of t
Opossum Road Woods is a small tract of open space owned and managed by Montgomery Township. The trail starts at the southern end of the historic Opossum Road Bridge and wanders through floodplain forest along the Bedens Brook.
Parks Lake is a multi-use outdoor park featuring a .7 mile paved walking path. Bicycles and rollerblades are permitted. Dogs are also permitted providing they are leashed and the owners clean up after them.