Facility Status

Fishing at Thompson Park   

All parks are open with strict social distancing requirements. Face coverings are required in all park buildings and outdoors when social distancing cannot be reasonably maintained. Some facilities remain close. Here are the details:   

The following facilities are open:    
  • Basketball courts
  • Beaches (Please note -  Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park is subject to periodic closures when visitors are unable to reasonably socially distance on the beach. Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park access and parking fees will be collected daily through Labor Day.)
  • Boat ramps – fees collected at the Manasquan Reservoir
  • Boat rentals - Limited boat rentals have resumed.  See details
  • Buildings
  • Disc golf course
  • Fishing areas & piers 
  • Fitness trails
  • Fort Monmouth Recreation Center Pool
  • Golf courses  
  • In-line skating rink 
  • Longstreet Farm
  • Marina
  • Off-leash dog areas
  • Open lands
  • Pickleball courts
  • Playgrounds
  • Restrooms (Please note - Restrooms will be open but are subject to periodic extended closings for cleanings throughout the day.
  • Shelter buildings and picnic pavilions
  • Sprayground (Please note - Advance reservations are required for admission to the Sprayground.  See details.)
  • Tennis courts
  • Trails
  • Turkey Swamp Park Family Campground  


The following facilities remain closed:  

    • Athletic fields 
    • Bicycle rentals suspended for the balance of 2020
    • Buildings (the following buildings are open to registered program participants ONLY)
      • Thompson Park Visitor Center & Creative Arts Center
      • Manasquan Reservoir Visitor Center
      • Dorbrook Activity Center & Visitor Center
      • Freneau Woods Park Visitor Center
      • Fort Monmouth Recreation Center
      • Tatum Park Holland Activity Center & Red Hill Activity Center
      • Sunnyside Equestrian Center
      • Seven Presidents Activity Center
      • Clayton Park Activity Center
      • Henry Hudson Trail Activity Center
    • Nomoco Group Campground
    • Skateplex