Our area is a great place to live for a variety of reasons…the convenience to Philadelphia and the Jersey Shore, proximity to several major highways, along with easy access to medical facilities, plenty of shopping, and restaurants of every kind. The parks in Washington Township New Jersey also are well above what you’d normally expect…they are beautifully kept and offer something for everyone.
Washington Lake Park in Washington Township, New Jersey
Washington Lake Park, located off of Egg Harbor Road and Greentree Road is a huge park, covering over 330 acres. It features a variety of walking trails, ponds with fish and ducks, an amphitheater, three playgrounds for kids, and multiple athletic fields including softball, lacrosse, beach volleyball and soccer fields. There’s even a street hockey rink and a basketball court! Washington Lake Park is beautifully maintained, with plenty of greenery, and it has recently added an area for walking dogs.
Washington Lake Park is a high point of living in the area, bringing in residents from miles around, and is very popular with families. The park is home to a variety of events throughout the year, from charity walks in the summer to a Christmas tree lighting each December. You can rent a pavilion for a picnic here, and there are multiple bathrooms and portable toilets. It’s a lovely way to spend an afternoon, whether you’re by yourself or with the children.
Cedar Lake Park is a recent addition to Washington Lake Park, created to add a new dimension to the park and a pet-friendly place to take a furry friend. It features fishing docks, walking paths, and an off-leash dog park. Adding Cedar Lake Park involved demolition of existing defunct buildings, new parking and storm water retention, and a host of other improvements. It’s a beautiful new addition to an already superb local recreation area.
Find out more about the parks in Washington Township New Jersey, and other great features that make Washington Township a dream place to live for you and your family. Reach out to the team at Rauh and Johns Realty today, and get started making Washington Township your destination!