Municipal Park

India Brook Park

Location

India Brook Park
97 Ironia Road
Mendham, NJ 07945
United States
Phone: (973) 543-4555
40° 48' 2.412" N, 74° 37' 33.1608" W

India Brook Park is located in Mendham Township, New Jersey and a former property of The Seeing Eye, a guide dog school. The organization moved to another location in Mendham and the township converted the property to a park. India Brook Park is adjacent to other town parkland and helps form a large undeveloped tract.

Stony Brook Park

Size: 
11 acres

Location

Stony Brook Park
Ledge Road
Darien, CT 06820
United States
41° 4' 19.344" N, 73° 28' 48.1404" W

Stony Brook Park is a municipal park in Darien, Connecticut. The park is a great location for a short family-friendly hike next to a waterfall. There are benches located near the waterfall for families to stop and enjoy the sounds of the water.

Combs Hollow Preserve

Size: 
96 acres

Location

Combs Hollow Preserve
Combs Hollow Road & Doby Road
Randolph, NJ 07869
United States
40° 49' 6.1824" N, 74° 36' 11.8008" W

The Combs Hollow Preserve is an area of protected woodlands located in Randolph, New Jersey.

Tiger Brook Park

Size: 
270 acres

Location

Tiger Brook Park
Cooper Lane
Chester, NJ 07930
United States
40° 46' 34.3884" N, 74° 40' 37.8624" W

Tiger Brook Park is located in Chester, NJ and includes a 10 acre reservoir. A parking lot provides access to the preserve's service road and trail system.

Webb Mountain Park

Size: 
136 acres

Location

Webb Mountain Park
Old Fish House Road
Monroe, CT 06468
United States
41° 22' 26.0436" N, 73° 9' 55.2132" W

Webb Mountain Park is a municipal park in Monroe, Connecticut which provides an overlook high above the Housatonic River. The park is a great location for seeing fall foliage.

There are several trails in the park, including a portion of the 9.2-mile Paugussett Trail. It is one of the few sites for overnight camping in Fairfield County and families can reserve a campsite through the Monroe Parks Department. Properly licensed and leashed dogs are permitted when camping, although limited to one dog per campsite.

Short Beach

Location

Short Beach
Boney Lane
Nissequogue, NY 11780
United States
40° 54' 26.352" N, 73° 13' 27.408" W

Short Beach is a Smithtown Township municipal beach in Nissequogue, New York. It offers swimming in Long Island Sound and has a playground and snack bar. There are overnight campsites which require a town permit.

For birders, Short Beach offers an great opportunity to see osprey in the Spring and Summer months.

Long Beach

Location

Long Beach
Long Beach Road
Nissequogue, NY 11780
United States
40° 55' 3.6516" N, 73° 10' 43.7916" W

Long Beach is a town beach in Nissequogue, New York. It is located on the North Shore of Long Island and offers swimming in Long Island Sound.

Randolph Park

Size: 
41 acres

Location

Randolph Park
50 Green Lane
Randolph, NJ 07869
United States
40° 51' 47.5272" N, 74° 37' 19.2072" W

Randolph Park in Randolph New Jersey is a popular family destination during the warm weather and is best known for its large sand beach at Randolph Lake. There is a beach house with changing rooms and snack bar, as well as a playground area and picnic tables. There is a volleyball court and a baseball field.

Freedom Park

Size: 
100 acres

Location

Freedom Park
86 Union St.
Medford, NJ 08055
United States
Phone: (609) 654-2512
39° 53' 55.302" N, 74° 49' 50.3832" W

Freedom Park in Medford, NJ offers over 100 acres of open space within walking distance from downtown. There are walking trails, playgrounds and picnic pavilions. The park includes variety of athletic facilities, including basketball courts, disc golf course and a skate park.

Freedom Park offers some of the area's best outdoor activity for canine family members. The dog park consists of two interconnected fields with a stream running between. One field provides agility equipment for dogs to enjoy.

Grove Street Park

Location

Grove Street Park‎
Grove Street
Chester, NJ 07930
United States
40° 46' 58.4544" N, 74° 41' 35.484" W

Grove Street Park in Chester, New Jersey is a multi-use municipal park. It has tennis courts, a basketball court, a volleyball court, a playground, and a picnic area.