Parks & Recreation

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.


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Matawang Golf Club

295-303 Township Line Rd
Belle Mead, NJ 08502-4106

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. Learn More …

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Miller Lane Park

Miller Lane
Bedminster, NJ 07921

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 a Learn More …

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2 Main Street
Peapack & Gladstone, NJ 07977

The grounds of Natirar offer possibilities limited only by your imagination. Every season brings a new adventure on the 500 acre estate: winter is perfect for cross-country skiing on the trails; the spring air welcomes a hike or jog; summer brings out the fishing poles in the hunt for trout hiding in the North Branch of the Raritan River; round Learn More …

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New Jersey National Golf Club

579 Allen Road
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Welcome to New Jersey National Golf Club, one of Central New Jersey’s best kept secrets.  A premier private golf club nestled in the lush meadows of the Watchung Mountains, New Jersey National boasts 18-holes of Championship Golf and the casually elegant Red Oak Grille restaurant, while also serving as the perfect public venue to host parties and special events for Learn More …

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Otto’s Farm Trails

Corner of Montgomery Road and Wertsville Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

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.

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Palermo Show Stable

1555A Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921

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 the Learn More …

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