Life in Hudson- Parks

Hudson County Parks and Recreation

Hudson County’s unique landscape is distinguished by 3 magnificent rivers, 9 historically recognized parks, 1 centrally located golf course, and provides over 600 total acres of recreation space. With the spectacular Manhattan skyline, and iconic Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island as a backdrop, Liberty State Park is one of the nation’s most dramatic parks. A green oasis in the heart of metropolitan northern New Jersey, Liberty State Park serves as the gateway to the region’s rich natural, cultural and historical resources.

For more on Parks in the County, check out the Hudson County Division of Parks. To learn more about recent projects to preserve our Hudson County parks, visit: Hudson County Parks Improvement Projects.

Fore! Hudson County is home to Skyway Golf Course at Lincoln Park West in Jersey City. Since its opening in June 2015, Skyway Golf has become one of the best public golf courses in the area featuring 9 challenging championship holes including 3 par fives, 3 par fours and 3 par threes totaling 3,200 yards. Hudson County residents can purchase a County Resident Card which allow residents to book tee times in advance of non-residents as well as the preferred County Resident rate. For more information and to book tee times online, visit Skyway Golf Course at Lincoln Park West.