Somerset County Parks and Recreation
Our destination bursts with natural beauty that makes it an idyllic setting for playing outdoors. Breathtaking parks and gardens, both community and private. Superb equestrian centers and country clubs. Highly rated and popular golf courses. Action-packed possibilities for a broad spectrum of sports, including professional baseball. Get moving—and start exploring Somerset County.
Designed by H. Barker in 1911, Raritan Valley Country Club’s golf course is an 18 hole regulation course with a rating of 72.2 and a slope rating of 131 on bent grass. A private equity golf course, Raritan Valley has an “Accompanied by Member” guest policy.Read More
Royce Brook Golf Club features two courses, one public and one private. The East Course, open to members as well as the public, has a four star rating from Golf Digest as well as being rated one of GolfWeek’s "Top 10 Golf Courses" among public courses in the state of New Jersey. This course features a 6,946-yard, par 72, parkland-style Learn More …Read More
The Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, owned and operated by the New Jersey Audubon Society, is located on 276 acres of woodland, field, and floodplain habitat that is home to over 200 species of wildlife over the course of a year. The sanctuary is situated at the southeast edge of the Highlands, and is bisected by the Passaic River. It is Learn More …Read More
As a nonprofit committed to strengthening the community, the Y provides enrichment, wellness and volunteer opportunities for all ages to grow in spirit, mind and body. Enjoy personal training, fitness, nutrition, swimming, child care & education, sports, dance, music, art, gymnastics, summer camp, programs for individuals with special needs, and more. Bridgewater, 908 526 0688 Basking Ridge, 908 766 7898 Learn More …Read More
The Somerset Patriots are a five-time Atlantic League Champion professional baseball club providing affordable family fun in Central New Jersey. The park hosts theme nights and offers giveaways, delicious food and high-quality memorabilia. TD Bank Ballpark is also the home of the Somerset County Park Commission concerts that have featured music legends such as Tony Bennett and Willie Nelson, as Learn More …Read More
The 3000+ acre Sourland Mountain Preserve is county owned and administered by the Somerset County Park Commission. The Preserve provides passive recreational opportunities in an undisturbed natural setting. The Preserve occupies a portion of the northeast "point" of the Sourland Region, which stretches southwest across Hillsborough and Montgomery Townships through southern Hunterdon and northern Mercer Counties to the Delaware River. Learn More …Read More