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Paddle Boats at Orange Reservoir

Paddle Boats at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo

Sep 10 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Oct 30, 2022

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Ave
West Orange, NJ

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

$17-$21/boat

Paddle a swan-shaped boat on the Orange Reservoir. Boats seat 2 or 4. For ages 2+. Tickets sold on a first come, first served basis. No advanced sales. Weekends only

Also play on the Children’s Regatta Playground with a wave-like rubberized safety surface and a series of play equipment designed to look like boats. A large open area with a synthetic grass surface and stamped concrete pathways link the playground to the nearby Clipper Pavilion picnic area and paddle boat launch. Stroll on the handicap accessible 1.7 mile Reservoir Walking Path (with access to several trails leading through South Mountain Reservation)

Near the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo Around 30 minutes from midtown (depending on traffic). Short Uber ride from the South Orange train station.

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Paddle Boats at Orange Reservoir

Paddle a swan-shaped boat on the Orange Reservoir. Boats seat 2 or 4. For ages 2+. Tickets sold on a first come, first served basis. No advanced sales. Weekends only

Also play on the Children’s Regatta Playground with a wave-like rubberized safety surface and a series of play equipment designed to look like boats. A…

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