Municipal Parks

Monmouth County


East Freehold Park
Kozloski Rd.
Freehold NJ 07728
Horse & animal showgrounds and home to the 27th Annual Fair, July 25-29.
(732) 842-4000.

Turkey Swamp Park
66 Nomoco Road.
Freehold NJ 07728
Camping, boating, lake, hiking trails, playgrounds, and picnicking.
(732) 462-7286 (732) 462-9265 Fax: (732) 863-9483.


Holmdel Park
Longstreet Rd.
Holmdel NJ 07733
Tennis, playgrounds, hiking trails, fishing ponds, and picnicking. Longstreet Farm, cross-country skiing, and ice skating.
(732) 946-2669 Fax: (732) 946-2658.


Monmouth County Park System
805 Newman Springs Rd.
Lincroft NJ 07738
Serves visitors throughout the County. More than 11,000 acres of park land.
(732) 842-4000.

Thompson Park
Parks 805 Newman Springs Rd.
Lincroft NJ 07738
Tennis courts, fitness trail, a rose garden, playground, and open fields can be found at this 665-acre site. Summer theater in the barn will wet your artistic appetite.
(732) 842-4000.

Long Branch

Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park
Ocean & Joline Aves. (Rt. 36)
Long Branch NJ 07740
Named after the seven presidents who vacationed in Long Branch between 1869 and 1921, this facility provides playgrounds, small boat launch, pavilion and plenty of sand & surf.
(732) 229-0924 (732) 842-4000 Fax: (732) 263-1669.


Bay Waterfront Park
Port Monmouth Rd.
Middletown NJ 07758
This 139-acre park with beach frontage on the Raritan Bay, provides a place for fishing.
(732) 842-4000.

Hartshorne Woods Park
Navesink Rd. Locust Section
Middletown NJ 07752
This 736-acre park offers 15 miles of trails. Close to Twin Lights & Sandy Hook.
(732) 842-4000.

Huber Woods Park
Brown's Dock Rd. (off Navesink River Rd.) Locust Section
Middletown NJ 07748
Whether you're taking a leisurely walk along the discovery path, riding an all-terrain bicycle, or seeking a relaxing horseback ride, enjoy this park's six miles of multiple-use trails.
(732) 872-2670.

Tatum Park
Holland Rd. & Red Hill Rd.
Middletown NJ 07748
Rolling hills, open fields and bird-filled woods crisscrossed with multiple use trails characterize this 368-acre park.
(732) 842-4000.


Shark River Park
Schoolhouse Rd.
Neptune NJ 07753
This was the first Park System facility, acquired in 1961. It attracts people who like fishing, hiking, ice skating, cross country skiing, and horseshoe pitching.
(732) 922-3868 (732) 922-3868.

Ocean Township

Weltz Park
Rt. 35 (north of W. Park Ave.)
Ocean Township NJ 07712
165-acre park.
(732) 842-4000.

Upper Freehold

Clayton Park
Emley's Hill Rd.
Upper Freehold NJ
This 409-acre park preserves farm fields, meadows, mature woodlands and access to Imlaystown Lake. There are 6 miles of trails.
(609) 259-5794 Fax: (609) 259-5794.

Crosswicks Creek Park
Walnford Rd.
Upper Freehold NJ 08501
Enjoy canoeing and fishing at this park.
(609) 259-6275.

Ocean County


Berkeley Island County Park
Brennan Concourse
Bayville NJ 08721
Free beach, swimming, and fishing.
(732) 506-9090.

Mill Creek County Park
Mill Creek Rd. & Chelsea Ave.
Bayville NJ 08721
(732) 506-9090

Forked River

Eno's Pond County Park
330 East Lacey Rd.
Forked River NJ
Tot lot, nature trails, observations decks, conversation areas.
(877) 627-2757


Patriots' County Park
Bowman Rd.
Jackson NJ 08527
Basketball courts, fitness trails, and sports fields.
(732) 506-9090.


Lake Shenandoah County Park
Rt. 88
Lakewood NJ 08701
Fishing and boating on the lake. Hiking and ball fields.
(732) 506-9090.

Ocean County Park
Rt. 88
Lakewood NJ 08701
323-acre former Rockefeller estate contains trails and imported specimen trees.
(732) 506-9090.

Toms River

Cattus Island County Park
1170 Cattus Island Blvd.
Toms River NJ 08753
(732) 270-6960


Riverwood Park
Riverwood Dr.
Manahawkin NJ 08755
Playground for children with disabilities. 3 picnic areas. Soccer fields. Seasonal.
(732) 341-1000.

Winding River Park
Rt. 37 W.
Manahawkin NJ 08755
Playground and five miles of bike paths. Two picnic areas, lit baseball fields.
(732) 341-1000.


Wells Mills County Park and Nature Center
(Rt. 532) 905 Wells Mills Rd.
Waretown NJ 08758
900-acre park in the Pine Barren wetlands and uplands. 16 miles of marked hiking trails, 32-acre lake with canoe rentals, fishing, nature trails, and nature center.
(609) 971-3085 Fax: (609) 971-9540.