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Parks & Recreation - Pleasant Valley Pool

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Opening Day for Pleasant Valley Pool is postponed until June 20.
Click Here for an Important Message Regarding Pleasant Valley Pool and the 2020 Operating Season
Click here to renew or purchase your pool membership online with your household account.
All members must present their membership Photo ID every time they visit the facility. If you have lost your membership ID card, visit our office for a replacement. The fee to replace a lost ID card is $10.00.

Membership Information

Membership is available to Bernards Township residents and non-residents. Resident Membership categories include: Family, Two-Person, Single (Ages 13+) and Senior (Ages 60+). Non-Resident Membership Categories include: Family and Single (Ages 13+).

For New or Returning Members… Initiation and re-registration fees for residents now include complimentary guest visit credits your first year of membership!
  • Family & Two Person Memberships include 3 additional guest visit credits
  • Single Memberships include 1 additional guest visit credit.
New members can also take advantage of early payment discounts on membership fees.

3 Ways to Renew/Purchase Membership

ONLINE: Log-in with your Username & Password. Payment in full by credit card required; Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted. Select "Pass Renewal" from the main menu to renew your current membership. To purchase a new membership online, select "Membership Search" from the Search Menu. If you do not yet have an online registration account, click here for information on how to obtain one.

BY MAIL: Renewing members may mail their payment stub with the appropriate fee and new members may complete a membership Application form and mail it with the appropriate fee to Parks & Recreation, RE: Pool Membership, 1 Collyer Lane, Basking Ridge, 07920. Payment by check only.

IN-PERSON:Renewing members may bring their payment stub with appropriate fee and new members may complete a membership Application form and bring it with the appropriate fee to the Parks & Recreation office. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30AM – 4:30PM. Payment by check or cash (exact amount).

Be sure to update your account if your household information has changed. You may update your phone, email and emergency contact information by logging into your online account, select "Change Household Data" under "My Account". If you need to update your name or address information, you must complete and return a Household Information Form and include the necessary documentation.

Pleasant Valley Pool Features…

  • Four separate pools/play areas for swimmers of all ages; including an interactive water play area and 50 meter "z" shaped main pool with diving tank
  • A competitive swim team and a comprehensive group swim instruction schedule (an additional fee applies for these programs)
  • Plenty of "dry" facilities; including a volleyball court, shuffleboard court and bocce court
  • Acres of grass to spread out a picnic lunch or purchase a meal or snack at our full service concession stand
  • A summer full of fun events; including family nights, crafts games, float nights and more!

Current Newsletter

Swim Team Registration

Swim Lesson
Registration Information

OPERATING SEASON: May 23 to September 7, 2020

Opening Weekend: May 23, 24 & 25
11:00 a.m.—8:00 p.m.

Part Time: May 26–June 18
Weekdays, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Weekends, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Full Time: June 19 to August 15
11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Late Summer: August 16 to September 6
11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Closing Day: September 7
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hold Harmless Statement

By accepting membership, I hereby accept membership privileges for myself and family members listed on the membership and agree that this is a voluntary choice. I acknowledge that there are certain risks inherent with being a member, and I agree to accept all of the consequences and assume the risks involved with membership. I give permission to the Township to provide emergency care as necessary for the well being of myself and my family until such time as a designated emergency contact may be reached. I understand and acknowledge that Bernards Township is not responsible for any loss, damages or injury to any person or property for any reason associated with my and/or my child’s/dependent’s participation in the activities associated with this membership. In light of the above, I hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless and release Bernards Township from any and all liability for any and all injuries that I and/or my child/dependent may sustain as a result of participation in this activity. This includes, but is not limited to, responsibility for the payment of any and all doctor, medical or hospital bills resulting from any and all injuries to me and/or my child/dependent. I grant Bernards Township the right to use any and all photographs of myself or my child participating in a Department sponsored activity for future media promotion. I confirm that I have read and understand the rules outlined in the Membership Handbook and the Recreation Department's registration policies and procedures


  • Located in Pleasant Valley Park, on Valley Road in Basking Ridge
  • Directions

Contact Us

Parks & Recreation Main Office 908-204-3003
Pleasant Valley Pool 908-647-6244 (in-season)
Pleasant Valley Pool Commission Pool Commission Homepage