1468 Macopin Road, West Milford, NJ


Bubbling Springs Park and Lake is a beautiful recreational site located in the heart of West Milford.

The 40 acre park contains many features that make it desirable location for both West Milford Residents and out of town visitors.

**Swimming is only permitted when lifeguards are on duty**

  • Two children’s playground areas.
    •  Ages 2-5 and 5-12.
  • Hiking Trails.
  • Two softball fields 
  • Pavilion
    • The pavilion has a BBQ area along with picnic tables.
    • Permits available and required for events such as weddings, family picnics/parties. ***Depending on the season a different permit maybe required contact the Recreation Department for more details.***
  • Rotary Gazebo
    • A great place to relax, sit and read, have a picnic, or play chess or checkers.
    • Permits available and required for events such as family picnics/parties.
    •  Free Summer concerts take place at the Gazebo on Thursday nights from July – August.
  • Lower Lake
    • Fishing
  • Swimming lake (seasonal).  
    • During the summer, Bubbling Springs is open to the public as a recreational swimming facility. Both Memberships and day passes are available for purchase. ***Day passes can be purchased upon arrival at the gate. There are no refunds for Day Passes***
      • The lake offers swim lessons for ages 4-18.
      • Home to the Devils Rays Swim Team.
      • The lake has both a diving board, floating dock and log rolling activity.

            *The Log Roll will be available during the day based on lifeguard staffing availability*

  • Concession Stand (seasonal)
    • While enjoying a day at the lake, food and nonalcoholic beverages can be purchased from the concession stand.
  • Picnic Area
    • There are picnic tables throughout the beach area of the park to sit and enjoy. 
  • Bathrooms (seasonal)
    • The lake is equipped with bathrooms which are open during lake hours.

The park also hosts various Recreational run programs such as:

  • Archery.
  • Paddle Boarding Classes
  • Lifeguard Classes.
  • Bubbling Beach Workouts.
  • National Night Out.
  • Life Guard Training Certifications.
  • Swim Lesson.
  • Swim Team.

The Township of West Milford also operates Bubbling Springs Day Camp each summer. 


Bubbling Springs Lake Flyer 

Bubbling Springs Day Camp Brochure

Bubbling Springs Day Camp Registration Packet

Summer Employment Application

Hours of Operation: 

Monday - 11:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday - 11:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday- 11:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday - 11:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday - 11:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm