Closure Alert
The Saddle River County Park playgrounds at Rochelle Park and Otto C. Pehle Park in Saddle Brook are currently closed.

Closure Alert
The Bergen County Zoo train is temporarily unavailable. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please stay tuned for updates.

Closure Alert
On Friday, September 17th, Ramapo Valley County Reservation will be temporarily closed. Thank you for your understanding.

Totaling 9,335 acres, Bergen County boasts 21 parks, nine historic sites, six golf courses, two horseback riding areas, an environmental center, and a nationally accredited zoo. No matter what outdoor activities you prefer, the Bergen County Parks System has something for you to enjoy!

Parks Historic Golf Map

Upcoming Events

Fall Festival flyer 2021 4H
Music at the Barn flyer
Zoo Boo 2021


Read our Master Plan for an in-depth analysis of our parks’ history as well as an outline of our plans moving forward.

Hours & Rates

Most parks open at 7:30 a.m., and close a half hour after sunset. Exceptions are made for lighted sporting areas, ice skating areas, overnight camping (permit required), the Environmental Center, and the Bergen County Zoological Park. For hours of our specialty areas, please check their respective tabs on the sidebar Please feel free to contact the Bergen County Department of Parks and Recreation by calling 201-336-PARK (7275) or messaging us on Facebook or Instagram.

Filming in the Park

Contact Us

 Bergen County Department of Parks

One Bergen County Plaza • 4th Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-336-7275