Recreation
Upper Pittsgrove Township
431 Route 77, Elmer, NJ, 08318
856-358-8500
856-358-1160 fax
Copyright Upper Pittsgrove Township. All rights reserved. Last revised Sept 2012.
Edward Meshci. A certificate of insurance is needed.

'Elephant Swamp Trail' Walking/Biking Path: Elmer Ballpark to
Monroeville Rd.
The township now owns the old railroad bed that runs from the
back of the Elmer Ballpark to the center of Monroeville.  This 2.5
mile long unpaved path is available for residents to walk and bike.
Click here to read more about the trail.










Convenience Center Park: 190 Groff Rd.
This recreation area is located next to the Convenience Center and
includes:
  • playground equipment
  • 2  baseball/softball fields
  • 1 soccer field

Upper Pittsgrove School: 235 Pine Tavern Rd.
When school is not in session the outdoor facilities may be used by
residents. On school property:
  • 4 playgrounds
  • 1 baseball and 1 softball field
  • 2 soccer fields
  • 1 grass volleyball court
  • 2 low (9ft) basketball courts
  • 6 regulation basketball courts
The use of the indoor facilities (basketball courts, gym) requires
approval by the Board of Education.  Contact the Board Secretary at
856-358-8163 ext. 100 for more information and a facilities request
form.
    Family Rec Night: Each spring the township sponsors Family
    Recreation Nights at Upper Pittsgrove School.  Once a week
    for 6 weeks the gym is available with supervision for families
    to play basketball, ping pong, volleyball, and other games.

Daretown Lake: Daretown Rd & Fox's Mill Rd.
Daretown Lake is located on the Salem River at the intersection of
Daretown and Fox's Mill Rd.  The 16 acre lake is used for recreation
purposes. Fishing (a NJ fishing license is required) and boating (no
outboard motor) are permitted.  There is no boat ramp but there is
a car top launch area.  For more places to fish in New Jersey visit
the
NJDEP Division of Fish & Wildlife web site.  Make sure to check
out the restored Old Mill at this recreation area.
2011 Eagle Scout project. Click on the links
below for his information:
Recreation Committee Chairman
Edward Meschi
856-358-7293
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