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Van Saun County Park

216 Forest Ave
Paramus   |  
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Great hills and dips! And stop in to the zoo while you're out!...  MORE »

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James A. McFaul Environmental Center

150 Crescent Ave
Wyckoff   |  
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The James A. McFaul Environmental Center was founded in 1967. Originally an 81-acre pig farm, the property was purchased in 1962. In...  MORE »

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Skylands New Jersey Botanical Gardens

2 Morris Rd
Ringwood   |  
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The New Jersey State Botanical Garden is a part of Ringwood State Park, New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry, Department of...  MORE »

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Field Station: Dinosaurs

Overpeck County Park
Leonia   |  
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North America's premiere outdoor dinosaur exhibition. Thirty-two full-sized animatronic dinosaurs set against a dramatic natural setting in the New Jersey Meadowlands. Shows,...  MORE »

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Garretson Forge and Farm

4-02 River Road
Fair Lawn   |  
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Garretson Forge and Farm, listed on the National and New Jersey State Historic Registry, is one of the oldest historic sites in...  MORE »

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Goffle Brook Park

Intersection of Goffle Road and Diamond Bridge Ave
Hawthorne   |  
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This hill is perfect for all ages. It's an open hill! But don't let that stop you, there are some small dips...  MORE »

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Ramsey Municipal Pool

East Oak St
Ramsey   |  
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Municipal pool...  MORE »

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Brooklawn Park Fair Lawn

Yale Place and Winslow
Fair Lawn   |  
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Central Park Summer Stage

E 72nd and Fifth Ave
New York   |  
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SummerStage is the largest FREE performing arts festival in New York City. By presenting artists and genres that reflect the diverse cultures...  MORE »

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Crestwood Lake and Park

300 West Crescent Ave
Allendale   |  
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Crestwood Park is a 71 acre municipal facility located on West Crescent Avenue in Allendale. The park includes a lake, 3 beaches,...  MORE »

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Fair Lawn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary

Fair Lawn Ave., between Well Dr. and Radburn Rd.
Fair Lawn   |  
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Fair Lawn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary - Sponsored by the Fair Lawn Shade Tree Advisory Committee (Fair Lawn Avenue between Well Drive...  MORE »

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Franklin Lakes Nature Preserve

High Mountain Rd
Franklin Lakes   |  
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The Franklin Lakes Nature Preserve, formerly known as the Haledon Reservoir, was acquired by the Borough of Franklin Lakes in 2006 from...  MORE »

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Glen Rock Area Playground

Alan Ave
Glen Rock   |  
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Glen Rock Doremus Park (Children's Park by the Pool)

Doremus Ave
Glen Rock   |  
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This park is for big kids and small alike. Nestled between the pool and Glen Rock Arboretum is this great fenced in...  MORE »

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Graydon Park

N Maple Ave
Ridgewood   |  
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Graydon Park offers a hockey court, basketball courts, swimming ice-skating, picnic area, shuffleboard, children's playground, shelter, and restrooms....  MORE »

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Hackensack Riverkeeper

231 Main St
Hackensack   |  
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Mission Statement: The primary Mission of the Hackensack Riverkeeper, Inc. is to provide representation for the natural living resources of the Hackensack River....  MORE »

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Lorrimer Sanctuary - New Jersey Audubon Center

790 Ewing Ave
Franklin Lakes   |  
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The visitors' center has an exhibit and lecture room, winter bird feeding station, interpretive displays, hands-on exhibits, and a gift shop, the...  MORE »

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Memorial Park At Fair Lawn

First St
Fair Lawn   |  
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City park offering multiple ball fields, sports courts, an inline skating rink & a seasonal pool....  MORE »

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Memorial Park at Van Neste Square

South Walnut St
Ridgewood   |  
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Municipal Field Playground Franklin Lakes

De Korte Dr
Franklin Lakees   |  
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In the backyard of the Franklin Lakes Library and municipality buildings you will find a children's playground, ball field, memorial reflecting pond...  MORE »

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Museum Village

1010 NY-17M
Monroe   |  
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A living history museum commited to exploration, interpretation & preservation of 19th century life. Visit our website: http://www.museumvillage.org/...  MORE »

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New York City Department of Parks and Recreation

New York   |  
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New York City's principal provider of recreational and athletic facilities and programs. Our parks are home to free concerts, world-class sports events,...  MORE »

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Palisades Interstate Park- Alpine Picnic Area and Boat Basin

Alpine Approach Rd off Hudson Dr
Alpine   |  
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a public marina with slip rental and a gas dock. It is adjacent to Alpine Picnic Area in Alpine, New Jersey (driving...  MORE »

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Palisades Interstate Park- Englewood Picnic Area and Boat Basin

Englewood Cliffs   |  
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Palisades Interstate Park- Fort Lee Historic Park

Hudson Terrace opposite Bruce Reynolds Boulevard
Fort Lee   |  
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Fort Lee Historic Park is a 33-acre cliff-top park area with scenic overlooks, a reconstructed Revolutionary War encampment, and a Visitor Center....  MORE »

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Palisades Interstate Park- Ross Dock Picnic Area

Fort Lee   |  
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Ross Dock Picnic Area features picnic tables, some grills (visitors are permitted to bring their own), a large children’s playground, restrooms, water,...  MORE »

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Palisades Interstate Park- The Kearney House

Alpine Approach Rd
Alpine   |  
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The Kearney House is a historic house that is open to tour from May through October on most weekend and holiday afternoons...  MORE »

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Pulis Avenue Playground Franklin Lakes

Pullis Ave
Franklin Lakes   |  
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A great fenced in playground with swings, and climbing structures. There are also covered picnic tables and public restrooms on property....  MORE »

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Saddle River County Park

Dunkerhook Road
Paramus   |  
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Beautiful park, walking trails, two play grounds, tennis courts, tables for eating. WATERFALLS! and fishing....  MORE »

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The Celery Farm

Franklin Turnpike
Allendale   |  
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The Celery Farm is a 107-acre freshwater wetland in Allendale, New Jersey, and is open to the public during daylight hours every...  MORE »

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The High Line

Meatpacking District, West Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen
New York City   |  
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Owned by the City of New York, the High Line is a public park maintained, operated, and programmed by Friends of the...  MORE »

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Trailside Museums and Zoo

Bear Mountain State Park
Bear Mountain   |  
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The Museums There are four museums at Trailside–all built of native granite. The Herpetology House is home to a variety of native turtles, snakes,...  MORE »

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Wilde Memorial Park

683 Maple Ave
Glen Rock   |  
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Playground, toddler park, picnic area, 5 tennis courts, 1 basketball court, 1 roller hockey rink, fields, natural woodlands, BBQ grove, 2 bocce...  MORE »

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Willlam D. McDowell Observatory

3 DeKorte Park Plaza
Lyndhurst   |  
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The observatory includes a 20", research grade telescope, open to the public, free of charge on viewing nights. A visit is incorporated...  MORE »

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Wortendyke Barn Museum

13 Pascack Rd
Park Ridge   |  
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Resting like a jewel is suburban New Jersey is the Wortendyke Barn Museum, a National Register landmark that is all that remains...  MORE »

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