Leonard J Buck Garden, Far Hills

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#91 of 138 in Parks in New Jersey
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  • September 28, 2017
    This is a carefully planned garden with lots of rocks and waterways. We were there right after a small shower, so that may have been why it appeared so pristine. Every thing was just stunning. Large a...  more »
  • September 23, 2017
    This is a really really nice park... but... it's right right next to US 287 which is very very noisy especially at rush hour. So my strategy has been to bring a music player and wear headphones that c...  more »
  • September 14, 2017
    Although I don't view this spot as a "destination" garden, if you live nearby its definitely worth the visit. It's nestled in a gorgeous area and worth the drive from the Far Hills train station on up...  more »
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  • July 5, 2017
    Beautiful garden, no admission charge, two small parking lots. There's a beautiful assortment of plants and trees around a pond and small waterfall
  • June 27, 2017
    A great place for a leisurely stroll with family or friends especially in the spring when the gardens are blooming. Noise from Route 287 affects the pastoral retreat.
  • October 31, 2016
    Absolutely beautiful. This was my first trip there in the Autumn. Will definitely visit again in the spring when everything is in bloom. Can't imagine how spectacular it will look then.
  • February 25, 2017
    A glorious gardening endeavor of Leonard J Buck gifted to the Somerset County Park Commission by his widow Helen Buck.
  • August 4, 2016
    An excellent way to 'get away' and relax in the stone garden and surrounding park space, where hundreds of beautiful plants and flowers can be viewed as you able to walk through the well maintained trails.

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