Grover Cleveland Park is a facility of the Essex County Park System located in a residential area of Caldwell and…More extends into Essex Fells. The park features a slow-flowing brook that leads to a small pond at its end.
Grover Cleveland Park is the seventh-largest park in the Essex County Park system. Construction of the park, named after Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th president of the United States who was born in Caldwell, began in the summer of 1914. The park was completed in 1916.
Those who frequent the park vary, whether it be a couple taking a late afternoon stroll along one of the paths, or one of the local sports teams on one of their practice runs. The main path, that takes you down the center of the park, can lead one of two ways. You can follow it straight down, past the tennis courts or you can take it down to where the bridge connects either side of the brook. If you cross this bridge, the path takes you up to a hiking path through the woods.
In addition to the tennis courts, there are baseball fields, complete with team and spectator benches, a picnic area and a playground.
There are many large trees not only lining the paths of the park, but scattered throughout as well. There are plenty of benches where you can sit down and relax. Lamp posts line the walking path, making evening strolls even nicer and safer.
The Grover Cleveland Park Conservancy (GCPC) has worked with the Essex County Park System since 2001 to improve the conditions of the park.
Grover Cleveland Park prohibits: littering/glass bottles; car washing/car repairs; parking cars on lawns; alcohol; unleashed dogs and motor vehicles inside the park on the walking and bike paths.
Rumsey Park 7 Prospect St, Caldwell, NJ07006 Rumsey Park is a presentable brick apartment complex offering one and two bedroom apartments. The grounds and apartments…More are well maintained, featuring parking and a safe area.
Memorial Park is part of the Land and Water Conservation Fund and National Park Service.
Memorial Park has two…More baseball fields, opposite of each other, along with bleacher seating and an easy view of the scoreboard. The park and fields are completely surrounded by trees and located at the dead end of the neighborhood, adjacent to Harrison School.
Whether it's taking a stroll along the pathways, venturing into the woods or watching a game, Memorial Park is a place to relax and enjoy the nature-filled scenery.
Memorial Park prohibits: dogs, golfing and vehicles.
Francisco Park is located at the end of Francisco Avenue in West Caldwell. The park is surrounded by a neighborhood…More and is a great spot for local kids or the whole family to play or hang out.
There is a small parking lot, as well as some street parking. However, there are only certain times when you can park on the street. Public restrooms are within the confines of the park as well as two playgrounds, complete with slides and a jungle gym, swing sets, a basketball court, picnic tables, benches and bleachers overlooking the baseball field.
Need to stay hydrated, but forgot to bring a beverage with you? Don't worry, there is a water fountain located in the center of the park. Hungry but forgot a snack? There are several restaurants located nearby.
Francisco Park prohibits dogs, golfing and vehicles.
Richard Park is located at the end of Richard Avenue in a residential neighborhood, far enough away from the…More commotion of Bloomfield Avenue.
When first arriving at the park, it appears to be very small. However, once you walk in, you realize it's much more spread out than you might initially think. There are two playgrounds, swing sets, public restrooms and benches.
For all the athletes out there, or simple sports fans, there is a large basketball court featuring two basketball hoops as well as a big, wide open baseball field.
No dogs are allowed at Richard Park.
Krug Electric 2 Park Ave, Caldwell, NJ07006 Krug Electric is an electrical contractor operating in Caldwell. Call for additional information.
West Caldwell Department of Public Works 21 Clinton Rd, West Caldwell, NJ07006 The mission of the West Caldwell Department of Public Works is to maintain, repair, and improve the infrastructure of…More the town. The department regularly works on sidewalks, parking lots, parks, buildings, and roads, among other city property. Debris pick-up is additionally provided by the department. To speak with a DPW official, call the number provided.
Crane Park is located next to the West Caldwell Civic Center. It features the well-known Gazebo, picnic tables,…More benches and lamp posts for an evening stroll.
There is a memorial tablet, surrounded by flags and flowers, that was dedicated "in honor of the citizens of West Caldwell who served their country in the Armed Forces of the United States." Memorial gardens surround the area of the tablet. A brick pathway leads from the memorial stone up to the Gazebo.
The Gazebo in Crane Park was built and funded by individuals, fund-raising projects, corporate and service club donations and grants. The Gazebo is a cultural focal point for town events. The annual Holiday Tree Lighting is held there as well as a summer concert series.
Carlyle Towers 512 Bloomfield Ave, Caldwell, NJ07006 Carlyle Towers is a high rise apartment complex offering various one and two bedroom units. A parking garage is…More available for occupants. Call ahead for further inquiry.