Photo by Jenifer Rutherford
Monmouth County PARK GEMS
The Monmouth County Park System
information line assists visitors with
questions about wheelchair accessibility of
park system facilities. Call 732-842-4000 ext.
4312, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4:30
pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 10 am to 4
pm. Most park system recreation facilities
and program buildings are wheelchair
accessible, as are the first floors of historic
buildings at Longstreet Farm and Historic
Walnford and the playgrounds at Seven
Presidents Oceanfront Park and Dorbrook
Recreation Area. Seven Presidents Park, the
only county park that charges a fee, offers
free playground access for individuals with
disabilities. Surf chairs are available by prior
arrangement. Please call 732-229-0924 or
The nationally recognized system
includes parks, forests, gardens,
wetland and marine habitats, golf
courses, historic sites, recreation
areas and conservation properties.
It offers more than 4,000 recreation
programs and activities including
festivals, classes, trips and
performances for all ages and abilities.
Parks are open from 8 am to dusk.
Hours change with the season and may
be affected by special activities.