Essex County South Mountain Reservation 9 Cherry Ln, West Orange, NJ07052 Essex County South Mountain Reservation was created in 1862 and covers over 2,000 acres that extend through West…More Orange, Maplewood and Millburn. It is the largest of the Park System's reservations and features picnic areas, Turtle Back Zoo, hiking and walking trails, fishing at Diamond Mill Pond, a girl scout camp and an archery range.
Eagle Rock Reservation Prospect Ave & Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange, NJ07052 Located in the communities of West Orange, Montclair and Verona, the Eagle Rock Reservation is a 408-acre park and…More nature preserve, providing a wide variety of activities to area residents. It offers visitors a number of recreational ventures, including hiking trails, bridle and horse back paths, picnic areas, a softball diamond and the natural wonders of the habitat's flora and fauna. For more information, please contact the Essex County Department of Recreation at the provided number or visit its website.
Katz Civic Center 650 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ07052 Katz Civic Center is a part of the West Orange recreation department. This center is located in the Degnan Memorial Park…More and houses two rooms that are available for public use for private party booking. The space is typically booked for birthday parties, family parties and wedding showers, as well as a variety of related events. The Lake Room holds a maximum capacity of 110 people and features an outdoor patio with three picnic tables. The smaller Skate Room has a maximum capacity of 40 people. The facility is dedicated to Toby Katz, who served the Township of West Orange as a councilwoman.