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The Reservoir was closed 10/25/2020 and is closed for public access until further notice due to the City of Jersey City’s Site Safety Improvements Project. Please follow us or visit our Restoration of the Reservoir page for updates on the work and any information we may receive from the City regarding opening.


Main Gate at Jefferson Avenue

This entrance is a flat dirt path accessible by strollers and mobility devices. Located at the center of Jefferson Avenue, between Summit Avenue and Central Avenue. Map

Pershing Plaza Gate

Located on Pershing Plaza/Troy Street, the same as the Red Gate, but at the center of the gate directly across from the parking lot. 

Red Gate at Pershing Plaza and Summit Avenue

Located at the intersection of Pershing Plaza/Howie Fink Way and Summit Avenue, across from the entrance to the Charlie Heger Ice Rink in Pershing Field Park. Map

Note: Google Maps lists the address as 119-199 Reservoir Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07307.