Hunterdon County, NJ | Department of Planning, Economic Development and Land Use | AVAILABLE SERVICES AND ON-GOING PROGRAMS & EVENTS


 


LECTURES AND GUIDED WALKS FOR EDUCATORS, SCOUTS AND OTHER GROUPS

 

HOME SCHOOLED GROUPS

 

AFFILIATED GROUPS

 

MARKED TRAILS

 

ONGOING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

 

HERON GLEN GOLF COURSE

 

CONTROLLED HUNTING PROGRAM

 

FORMS

 

 

 

AVAILABLE SERVICES AND ON-GOING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS:

Besides our programs, workshops and trips which are scheduled quarterly throughout the calendar year we offer many more services plus on-going programs and events.

 

GROUP LECTURES AND GUIDED WALKS:

Staff is available to organized school and community groups for guided walks and lectures upon request. contact the Park Office to arrange a tailored program for your group. Click here for a list of available group programs (including Scout Groups). 

ATTENTION EDDUCATORS: See additional information regarding NJ Core Curriculum Content Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.

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AFFILIATED GROUPS:

The clubs and community organizations listed below provide some similar services and programs the Parks Division also offers. Visit the link to each of the groups below for additional information on what they offer.

Arc of Hunterdon County The Arc of Hunterdon County will empower individuals experiencing intellectual and developmental disabilities to live and work in the community on their own terms as proud, vital members of society

Delaware Valley Division of Canoe Association The Delaware Valley Division of American Canoe Association holds meetings on the 4th Thursday of most months beginning at 7:00 pm at the Arboretum.

Hunterdon Canoe and Kayak Club The Hunterdon County Canoe Club meets in a Hunterdon County, NJ Parks building but is not part of the Parks Division.

Hunterdon Hiking Club The Hunterdon Hiking Club (HHC) is an affiliated organization of the Hunterdon County Parks Division. The purpose of the club is to provide a forum where individuals may join with others for the personal enjoyment of hiking and other outdoor activities.

Hunterdon Flutterwheels The Hunterdon Flutterwheels is a Square Dance Club that enjoys Fun, Friends, and Fellowship. We alternate Mainstream and Plus square dance tips, with an occasional line dance.

Northwest New Jersey Beekeepers Association: The NWNJBA is an association of more than 100 beekeepers and serves in Hunterdon and Warren Counties.  The association provides support, education, and promotion of the general interests in the support of bee culture.

Readington Trail Association The Readington Trail Association (RTA) has the goal of preserving the rural atmosphere of Readington Township through establishing and maintaining many miles of beautiful trails throughout the Township. In addition to trail work, RTA works within the community to support essential/emergency services and educate members and others about equine health, safety and emergency procedures.

The Travis Manion Battalion, United States Sea Cadet Corps of Hunterdon County. The Travis Manion Battalion is a youth group operating under the auspices of the United States Navy.

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MARKED TRAILS:

Trails are maintained for your enjoyment at the following park areas and are available for recreation use throughout the year:

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ON-GOING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS:

The Hunterdon County Parks Division organizes various programs, workshops and trips for all ages throughout the year. The fees established are used entirely to maintain existing programs and generate additional and free programs for the public. Registration is necessary for most programs and is accepted on a first-come, first served basis. Registration forms are available on-line for you to print, sign and return to the Division. Some of our many programs include:

  • After-School Programs
  • Art Classes
  • Basketry Workshops
  • Birding Walks, Workshops and Trips
  • Canoeing
  • Controlled Permit Hunting Program
  • Day and Evening Programs for Kids and Adults
  • Guided Interpretive Walks
  • Home School Programs
  • Horticulture Programs
  • Nature Walks
  • Lectures and Tours
  • Scouting Programs
  • Summer Camps
  • Trips and much much more!!!
  • ANNUAL EVENTS INCLUDE:

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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 Highway 31, Lebanon, NJ 08833       MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 2900, Flemington, NJ 08822
PHONE: 908-782-1158       EMAIL: parks@co.hunterdon.nj.us

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