Located on the corner of Union Avenue and Lake Street just blocks from downtown Lakehurst, Lake Horicon Park offers…More locals a beach right in their backyards. A lifeguard monitors swimmers from July 19 through Sept. 1. Those looking for a quiet place to walk or jog can utilize the park's trails. Each Fourth of July, the borough hosts a fireworks display at Lake Horicon, packing the beach with vendors and awed onlookers.
In 2012, Patch locals selected Lake Horicon Park in Lakehurst as their favorite outdoor spot. Harry Wright Lake in Whiting came in a close second.
Lakehurst Elementary School 301 Union Ave, Lakehurst, NJ08733 Located near downtown and across the street from Lake Horicon Park, Lakehurst Elementary School is the small borough's…More only school. Students at the kindergarten through eighth grade facility often utilize the field and playground equipment after school and on weekends. School grounds also host events, including an annual antique car show. Graduates of the elementary school move on to the nearby Manchester High School.