Essex County Branch Brook Park

Branch Brook Park Dr
Newark, NJ 07104
(973) 268-2300


  • Cherry Blossom Festival every April - check out over 4,000 cherry blossom trees, more than any park in the country!
  • Beautiful Atmosphere on this Lovely Day ;)
  • Go to the ponds and look for Macro Invertebrates
  • Walk around the lake and take scenic pictures. There are a lot of geese in some areas so be careful not to step on geese poop. You can also find nutria hiding in the bushes near the lakes.
  • Watch the geese on the lake, it's very scenic and there are several cool looking bridges. Lots of spots for instagram worthy photos as well!
  • Great for walking, biking, and drone flying.
  • Picnic and fresh air
  • Park with people
  • Nice park had a good walk
  • Los rboles de cerezos espectaculares!!!
  • Watching the ducks & geese!
  • The Last Sunday in August ;( Fall is on it's Way ;)
  • Tienen un area designada para perros guaf guaf
  • Essex County Branch Brook Park - A 2013 "Great Place in America: Public Space" by the American Planning Association
  • Branch Brook Boot Camp returns: April 29, 2013
  • great for walking
  • Now thru August- Fitness Boot Camp in the park:
  • There is a Fitness Boot Camp in the park:
  • Don't walk at night ,especially by yourself
  • Cherry Blossom Festival starts April 7 2012.

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