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.
Knox Avenue Recreation Area is a great location to take a walk on a paved path that connects Pluckemin Park Court to Village Green and the A&P shopping center. This pathway is accompanies by game tables and benches scattered along the path for some fun.Read More
Designed in the typical layout for private clubs in the 1950s and early 1960s, the Mattawang Golf Club is a challenging venue with fairways that are quite tight despite their appearance as wide and open. Most of the greens are small, and protected by sand traps, having gained a reputation as among the best maintained putting surfaces in the state.Read More
Located in the “Bedminster Village” and part of the municipal complex on Miller Lane, Miller Lane Park is the perfect location for a nature filled day of activities. Here you have access to hiking and biking trail and fishing access to the North Branch of the Raritan River and Bedminster Pond. Along with these activities, the park also offers aRead More
If you are looking for a scenic yet challenging hike, then this is the place for you. Otto’s Farm Trails offers multiple hiking trails through the mountains and countryside. It also offers Cross Country Skiing for the winter season.Read More
A Full Service Hunter, Jumper, & Equitation Facility that offers Training for the Horse, Lessons for the Rider (Grand Prix to Beginner), Horse Showing (International, National, B & C Rated, and Local), Riding Academy, Summer Riding & Pony Camp, Horse & Pony Leases, Horse & Pony Sales. Palermo also hosts monthly horse shows plus 6 USEF Rated Shows and theRead More
Located just behind the Center for Contemporary Art, Pluckemin School House Park not only has baseball/softball fields, volleyball and basketball courts, but also offers barbecue grills accompanying its picnic tables on its picnic pavilion. The Pavilion is 30’ by 60’ with 8 picnic tables and male/female restrooms. It is a great place to spend outside for the day and evening.Read More