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Montclair Township

Parks in Montclair

Montclair Township has approximately 175 acres of parks, offering something for everyone.

MONTCLAIR MUNICIPAL PARKS
Park Acres Facilities Activities
Alonzo F. Bonsal Wildlife Preserve, Riverview Drive 19.68 Nature trails Hiking, passive recreation, bird watching
Bird Sanctuary, Highland Avenue, above Mountainside Park 3.45 Wooded natural area Bird watching.
Canterbury, Canterbury Drive and Planschet Drive 8.22 Tennis court, basketball court, bikeways, coasting hill, children's playground, walking track Bikeway, playground, tennis, pick-up basketball, walking path
Christopher, Label and Christopher Streets 1.55 Open space None
Crane, Lackawana Plaza, Bloomfield Avenue .31 Gardens, benches Passive recreation
Edgemont, Valley Road 15.5 2 softball diamonds, pond, shelter house with rest rooms and kitchen, children 's playground, bikeways and footpaths baseball, softball, ice skating, playground, walking path (4/10 mi distance) Baseball, softball, band concerts, Fourth of July festivities, ice skating, playground, walking, holiday memorial services
Essex, Chestnut Street and Essex Avenue 9.9 Indoor arena, swimming pool, children's playground, restrooms, coasting hill

Ice skating, swimming, day camp, playground, special events

Graz, Claremont and Bloomfield Avenues .57 Benches, gardens, footpaths Lounging, walking
George Washington Field, Baldwin Street and Glenridge Avenue 2.38 Softball field Softball, baseball
Kaveney Field, Grove and Walnut Streets 2.2 Softball field with lights, patio, restrooms
Softball and Junior baseball, lounging
Mountainside, Upper Mountain Avenue 33.19 10 tennis courts, nature traiI, basketball court, softball diamond, coasting area, swimming pool, children's playground, rest rooms, Iris Gardens, athletic field. Swimming, tennis, baseball, softball, soccer, coasting, playground, basketball, Iris Gardens show, hiking, bird watching.
Nishuane, Cedar Avenue between High Street and Harrison Avenue
17.66 6 tennis courts, softball diamond, baseball diamond, football field, nature area, 2.5 basketball courts, swimming pool, rest rooms, coasting area, children's playground, parking lot, footpaths, outdoor stage. Swimming, tennis, basketball, softball, baseball, football, soccer, coasting, playground, band concerts, hiking, bird watching.
Porter, Orange Road and Harrison Avenue 2.25 Benches, footpaths, gardens. Lounging, walking, passive recreation.
Rand, North Fullterton Avenue and Chestnut Street 4.18 4 tennis courts, basketball court, parking lot, restrooms, children's playground. Tennis, basketball, playground.
Sunset, Norwood Avenue and Sunset Park
.63 Gardens, benches. Passive recreation.
Tuers, Stonehenge Road 8.14 Softball diamond, basketball court, children's playground, bikeways. Playground, softball, basketball, baseball.
Watchung, Watchung and Midland Avenues 1.10 Benches, footpaths Lounging, walking, passive recreation.
Yantacaw, Club Road 11.51 Bikeways, footpaths, pond. Bikeways, ice skating, coasting, passive recreation, walking.
ESSEX COUNTY PARKS
Anderson, Bellevue and North Mountain Avenues
14.4 Athletic field, footpaths Soccer, lacrosse, football, field hockey, special events
Brookdale, Grove Street, Bellevue Avenue, Watchung Avenue 42.74 4 softball diamonds, exercise trail,
running tracks, athletic fields, children's playground, blacktop game area.
College and high school sports (softball, baseball,, soccer and football, track and field), concerts.
Eagle Rock Reservation, Eagle Rock Avenue 408.34 September 11 Memorial, Nature trails, scenic observation deck, softball field, restrooms, cooking and picnic area, parking lots. Picnicking, nature walks, softball field, bird watching.
Genfield, Maple Avenue 19.0 2 basketball courts, 2 softball diamonds, community center with game rooms, meeting rooms, craft rooms, kitchen, and restrooms, 2 children's playgrounds, footpath, nature trail. Grass Roots program, softball, baseball.
Mills Reservation, Normal Avenue 143.08 Nature trails Hiking