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Passaic County Park System

With immense interest in the health and safety of our guests, staff and community, the County of Passaic is taking precautions to help stop the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • All parks in the Passaic County Park System are closed, effective April 7, 2020 at 8 p.m. under Executive Order 118
  • All playgrounds, bathrooms and historic sites in the Passaic County Park System are closed.
  • Preakness Valley Golf Course is closed. 
  • All public events are cancelled. 
  • No new permits will be issued. 


Due to construction at Goffle Brook Park, the parking lot off of Diamond Bridge Avenue will be closed starting April 1, 2020 through April 15, 2020.

Passaic County Park System Amenities

Welcome to the Passaic County Parks Page. The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders oversees more than 16,000 acres of preserved open space and recreational facilities located throughout Passaic County. For more information regarding the county park system please visit the Parks and Recreation and Preakness Valley Golf Course web pages.

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Parks and Recreation Event Survey

The Parks and Recreation staff is looking to increase and improve the amount and types of programs we offer to our guests. Before we start doing that – we want to know what programs you would be most interested in.

Please circle the types of events you would be most interested in – and then write in anything that you would like to see specifically.

    Musical Performances    Health/Fitness/Athletics 
    History/Educational    Games/Trivia
                  Arts/Crafts   Outdoor/Nature
    Food/Nutrition   How-To/Self-Improvement
Please write any other specific event ideas that you would like to see: