Essex County Parks and Reservations
Operated by the Essex County Department of Parks.
Over 2,000 acres of of pristine land with hiking trails, streams,ball fields, and picnic areas. In some instances, permits may be required.
system includes South Mountain Reservation, Mayapple Hill, Turtle Back
Rock and Eagle Rock Reservation. Eagle Rock Reservation is the site of
the Highlawn Pavilion, one of the highest rated five star restaurants in
the Northeast. Hiking maps are available at the West Orange Recreation
Department, 60 Cherry Street, West Orange, N.J.
To reserve any of the County Parks, please contact 973-268-3500