Encompassing 140 acres, Pennington Park provides outdoor recreation for all to enjoy. With views of the beautiful Rancocas Creek, the park features several habitat types including wetlands, tidal pond and marshland, creek shoreline, and meadows.
In addition to hiking, biking or rollerblading on the extensive trail network, visitors can enjoy the traditional park green and picnic areas. Two age appropriate playgrounds and several picnic shelters are available in a beautifully landscaped central trailhead area. Dog owners will enjoy two dog play areas, one for large dogs and one for small.
For gardeners, there are 120 garden plots that can be leased seasonally, including 6 accessible gardens. For information on the Community Gardens or to add your name to the waiting list please call Tim at (856) 642-3850.
Three group shelters/picnic pavilions are reservable for private use. The large pavilion holds up to 100 people and is $50 for county residents or $100 for non-county residents. The medium pavilion holds up to 40 people and is $25 for county residents or $50 for non-county residents. The small pavilion only has seating for 11 but can hold 20 people and is $25 for county residents or $50 for non-county residents.