DeKorte Park Has Reopened on Limited Basis

DSCN2732-001The Shorewalk Trail and the Kingsland Overlook Trail in DeKorte Park in Lyndhurst are open again from 8 a.m. to dusk on weekdays. The park remains closed on weekends except for scheduled programming.

(All other trails and reserves are closed for safety reasons pending repairs. Absolutely no trespassing will be tolerated in these closed areas — including the Saw Mill Creek Trail and the Transco Trail). More information follows.

The Meadowlands Environment Center (including the Flyway Gallery, Tideland Treasures Gift Shop and restrooms) is open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Environment Center is also open on weekends for scheduled programming only.

The William D. McDowell Observatory is open to the public for free stargazing every Monday and Wednesday night from 7 to 10 p.m. excluding holidays. “Let’s Talk Astronomy” learning sessions are held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays (pre-registration and fee required).

For more information on DeKorte Park, call 201-460-1700.

For information on the Meadowlands Environment Center and William D. McDowell Observatory, call 201-460-8300.

Note: The Mill Creek Marsh trail system in Secaucus has reopened and is open daily.

Check this blog for updates. Thank you for your patience.

One thought on “DeKorte Park Has Reopened on Limited Basis

  1. Sue

    If the park can be open on weekdays, why can’t it be open on weekends as well? I work M-F from 9-5 and I can only parks on weekends. Your park is one of my favorite for photography.


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