Cook's Pond is a 12 acre, family oriented swim facility located at 19 Entrance Way. Resident and non-resident memberships are available for families, indiviuals and seniors.
Grills and picnic tables are available for member use at any time. The picnic pavilion is also available for small family picnics (50 people or less) for an additional fee. If you would like to book Cook's Pond for a picnic, please contact Don in the Recreation Department at 973-625-8300 ext. 238. Reservations are taken on a first come, first serve basis and requre 2 weeks notice to ensure lifeguard/staff availability. Reservations are not available on holidays or opening/closing weekend.
Cook's Pond is open from 11am until dusk, weather permitting. Hours are subject to change after August 20th due to lifeguard availbility. Please note that the beach closes 1 hour prior to the posted closing time.
The water is tested every week in accordance with New Jersey State Regulations to assure you and your family of clean and safe swimming conditions. If you have any quesitons about Cook's Pond, please call the Recreation Office at (973) 625-8300 ext. 238.