Chester Township

1 Parker Road, Chester, New Jersey 07930
Phone: 908-879-5100

Black River Fish and Wildlife Management Area

This area consists of 3,020 acres in the northern portion of the Township. It was purchased under the Green Acres Acquisition Program for passive recreational activities, including fishing, hunting, canoeing, cross-country skiing and hiking along the abandoned right of way of the former Chester Branch of the DL&W RailroadMorris County’s Patriot’s Path hiking trail crosses through the Black River WMA. This area is heavily used during the hunting season.

Contact Information:
NJ DEP, Div of Fish & Wildlife

Chester Township

1 Parker Road
Chester, NJ 07930

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Tel: (908) 879-5100
Fax: (908) 879-8281
Main Office Open 9:00-4:30 M-F
See Staff Directory for individual office hours.

Police Contact

In case of emergency, dial 911.

For non-emergencies, dial 908-879-5514.

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