Bergen County Departments of Parks

Closure Alert

The Bergen County Zoo and the James A. McFaul Environmental Center will be CLOSED to the Public on Thanksgiving (November 25th) and Christmas (December 25th). All other County Parks remain open for business as usual with the exception of these two facilities.

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

Closure Alert
Beginning Friday, November 26th, the Bergen County Zoo and Train will close at 3pm, Thursday through Sunday. The Zoo and Train will reopen at 4pm for Let it GLOW!: a Holiday Spectacular ticket holders.

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Upcoming Events

Bergen County Winter Wonderland Tickets on Sale Now!
Let It Glow Nov 26 through Jan 30th

Hours & Rates

Most parks open at 7:30 a.m., and close a half hour after sunset. For hours of our specialty areas, please check their respective tabs in 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.

Parks Master Plan

On December 18, 2019, the Bergen County Parks Master Plan was adopted by Bergen County Board of Commissioners Resolution No.19-25.  Read our Master Plan for an in-depth analysis of our parks’ history as well as an outline of our plans moving forward.

Contact Us

 Bergen County Department of Parks

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

Phone: 201-336-7275