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Spruce Run Recreation Area

Surrounded by the rolling hills of Hunterdon County, Spruce Run Recreation Area is popular with picnickers, swimmers, fishermen, boaters and campers. The reservoir was one of the first water supply facilities to be constructed and operated by the state and covers 1,290 acres with 15 miles of shoreline for recreation. Spruce Run is the third largest reservoir in the state after Round Valley and Wanaque reservoirs.

From the intersections of Interstate 78W and Route 31N, follow 31 north to the third traffic light - Van Syckels Road. Turn left and continue 1.5 miles to the Park entrance which is on the left.

Facilities & Activities:
  • Trails
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Hunting (waterfowl only)
  • Picnicking
  • Boating/canoeing
  • Swimming (reservoir), bathhouse
  • Special Events
    • Playgrounds, in-line skating, basketball courts, and open fields to set up for volleyball, soccer, etc.
  • Winter Sports

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Jogging

Important Information

Location: 68 Van Syckels Road, Clinton NJ 08809

Hours: Park Office: Open daily 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Phone: (908) 638-8572

This site is provided by Access Property Management