Turtle Back on Tap
BEER - WINE - FOOTBALL - LAWN GAMES - Supporters are able to enjoy a live dozens of seasonal brews from around the corner and around the world, all set to the backdrop of the beautiful Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. more
Essex County Presby Memorial Iris Garden
Essex County Francis Byrne Golf Course
Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex: Gateway to Fun
Essex County Environmental Center
Welcome to the Essex County Parks System!
Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.
Essex County Executive
Our 24 parks, five reservations and variety of recreation facilities are dynamic locations to enjoy the outdoors, engage in athletic competitions and get closer to nature. We hope you take the time to click through our Parks Website to learn about the histories of our parks, the natural wonders found throughout Essex and the opportunities to engage in sport. ...more

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