Hilltop Reservation

Essex County Deer Management Program: Hilltop Reservation will be closed on January 31; February 2, 7, & 9.

About

The Hilltop Reservation is a nature preserve located on the Second Watchung Mountain in the host communities of Cedar Grove, North Caldwell and Verona. Various short trails are available that take you along the preserved ridgeline.As the Hilltop Conservancy works to restore wildlife habitat on former demolition sites, parts of the Reservation have now been certified by the National Wildlife Federation as a "Wildlife Habitat."

Size:  284 Acres
Location
255 Fairview Avenue
Verona, NJ 07044
Distinguishing Features
  • Hiking Trails
  • Wildlife Refuge