Glen Rock

A small community with an estimated 12,000 residents, Glen Rock is a borough located in New Jersey. Thanks to its low crime rate, reliable schools, and a vibrant community, the town is rated as one of the ideal places to grow up in New Jersey. Glen rock is lined up with beautiful trees and huge parks that appeal to those who love the outdoors. 

Living in Glen Rock, NJ

Whether in sports, arts, or cultural activities, Glen Rock is known for having an excellent school system for its students. Apart from the students, the community has various active groups that cater to those who love sports, arts, music, and community services. Events throughout the year such as the Memorial parade, Fall Street Fair and Family Fun Fair are being held alongside several other activities.

The town boasts a variety of recreational activities, holiday functions and serves up good food in its well-known restaurants. If you are looking for a place with a family-friendly community, you can consider living in Glen Rock.

Dining Spots

  • Iachetti’s Kitchen – Founded in 2018, Iachetti’s Kitchen is a unique brick oven restaurant that serves fresh ingredients daily. With a mix of pancakes, fish n chips, and tasty breakfasts sets on the menu, Iachetti’s kitchen is committed to preparing dishes that leaves everyone smiling.
  • El Tango Argentina Grill – Freshly grilled and served within minutes, El Tango Argentina Grill provides one of the best Argentinian grills and services. With tons of friendly service and amazing dishes to choose from, El Tango is the place you would want to go for every meal.
  • From Scratch – As the name suggests, everything in the restaurant is made from scratch! From Scratch offers sumptuous meals for all guests from fresh produce and organic products. With fresh meat and mozzarella flown in directly from Italy, From Scratch serves up one of the most authentic Italian dishes in Glen Rock. If you are looking for a taste in Italy, be sure to visit From Scratch.

Points of Interest

  • The Thielke Arboretum of Glen Rock – A wonderful oasis is what you will find during an exploration of the Thielke Arboretum. It is an amazing place where you can learn about wildlife while hiking through nature. If you wish to know more about the many species of plants and animals, a private tour around the area is available throughout the day.
  • Garret Mountain Reservation – The Garret Mountain Reservation is a 568-acre recreational park that provides visitors with lush greenery, crystal clear lakes, and hiking/biking trails. The area is home to several species of fishes and migrating songbirds. Birdwatchers from all over town flock toward this region to get a glimpse of over 150 species of bird.
  • High Mountain Park Preserve – Established in 1993, High Mountain Park Preserve is a protected area that comprises of almost 1,200 acres of wetlands and forests. It is known for being one of the largest conservations that is home to over 380 plant species. 

With an abundance of nature and homely restaurants that serves up amazing meals, Glen Rock is one of the best places to live in. If you are considering living in Glen Rock, feel free to reach us at NJLux. 

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