Parks & Recreation Department

John C. Bartlett Jr.
Ocean County Freeholder

Michael Mangum

Kenneth F. Pullen
General Supervisor

Mary J. Bavais
Superintendent of Recreation


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Berkeley Island Re-construction Photos : Berkeley Island Re-construction Photos 25 acres 399 Brennan Concourse, Berkeley Township, NJ (Event pictures and more information)
Wells Mills County Park : Wells Mills County Park 910 acres 905 Wells Mills Road (Route 532), Waretown, NJ 609-971-3085 (Event pictures and more information)
Patriots County Field Sports Complex : Patriots County Field Sports Complex 219 acres 485 Bowman Road, Jackson Township, NJ (Event pictures and more information)
Parks Administrative Office : 39 acres 1198 Bandon Road, Toms River, NJ 08753 732-506-9090 (Event pictures and more information)
Barnegat Branch Trail County Park : On October 15, 2007 the Barnegat Branch Trail was officially opened to the public. This “rail-to-trail” project follows the abandoned Barnegat Branch Division of the Central Railroad of New Jersey. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Park : 323 acres 659 Ocean Ave. (Route 88), Lakewood, NJ (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Disc Golf Walk-thru : Ocean County Disc Golf Walk-thru (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Disc Golf : Ocean County Disc Golf (Event pictures and more information)
Lake Shenandoah : Tall oaks and pines surround the gorgeous 100-acre Lake Shenandoah, which is the focal point of this park. Trout-stocked waters, accessible fishing piers and an on-site bait-and-tackle shop with boat rentals make this spot perfect for freshwater fishing, from land or water. (Event pictures and more information)
Jakes Branch County Park : "The Gateway to the Pines", Jakes Branch County Park offers both active and passive recreation opportunities. (Event pictures and more information)
Ocean County Golf Course : Ocean County is home to many challenging golf courses. Among these are two public courses maintained by the Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation. In fact, Atlantis has been named one of the top 50 golf courses in New Jersey under $50 to play. While Forge Pond has been named by the APP readers, "Best golf course in Monmouth/Ocean County" for several years running. (Event pictures and more information)
Enos Pond County Park : Enos Pond County Park 28 acres 330 East Lacey Road, Lacey Township, NJ (Event pictures and more information)
Cloverdale Farm County Park : Cloverdale Farm County Park 90 acres 34 Cloverdale Rd, Barnegat NJ. The 90 Acre cranberry farm has been operating for over 100 years and is rich in local history. (Event pictures and more information)
Cattus Island County Park : Cattus Island County Park 530 acres 1170 Cattus Island Blvd., Toms River, NJ 732-270-6960 (Event pictures and more information)
Berkeley Island County Park : Berkeley Island Re-construction Pictures (Event pictures and more information)
Awesome Autumn Fun : Photographs of Awesome Autumn Fun at Jakes Branch County Park! (Event pictures and more information)
75th Anniversary : Join Freeholder John C. Bartlett, Jr. and the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders in celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Ocean County’s park system. What started out as a donation from the family of one of America’s industrial giants has grown into one of New Jersey’s finest Parks and Recreation Department. (Event pictures and more information)