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Parks & Recreation - Pleasant Valley Pool

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Membership Information

Current Members

Membership renewal payments for the 2015 season will be accepted beginning at 8:30am on Friday, January 2, 2015. All renewing members will pay a discounted membership fee if payment is received on or before February 27, 2015. In order to guarantee membership for the 2015 season, renewal payment must be received by March 27, 2015. All renewal payments received after March 27, 2015 will be accepted on a space available basis.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE ABOUT RENEWAL NOTICES! You may no longer receive a hard copy renewal notice through USPS mail. Renewal notices will be emailed to all members with an email address on file. Members without an email address on file will be mailed a renewal form.

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.

If you would like to downgrade or upgrade your membership to a different category, please contact the Recreation office at 908-204-3003 before you renew.

By renewing your membership, you agree to abide by the Rules & Regulations printed in the Membership Handbook and agree to the Township's Hold Harmless Statement (below).

New Members

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+).

Memberships are currently available! Purchase a Membership now using our Resident Application form or Non-Resident Application with check payment or purchase online with a credit card.

By purchasing a membership, you agree to abide by the Rules & Regulations printed in the Membership Handbook and agree to the Township's Hold Harmless Statement (below).

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 Resident Application form or Non-Resident Application 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 Resident Application form or Non-Resident Application and bring with appropriate fee to the Parks & Recreation office. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30AM – 4:30PM. Payment by check or cash (exact amount).

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 sand 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!

Newsletter & Special Events Calendar

Swim Team Registration

Swim Lesson Registration

Season Dates & Hours of Operation
May 23 – September 7, 2015

May 23, 24 & 25, 2015: Open 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Part Time Hours
May 26 - June 18, 2015

Weekdays 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Weekends 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Late Summer Hours
August 17 to September 6, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Daily
Full Time Hours
June 19 to August 16, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Daily
Labor Day (Closing Day)
September 7, 2015
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