The Somerset County Park Commission has cleared the snow from the frozen ponds in Colonial Park in Somerset and Duke Island Park in Bridgewater to accommodate ice skating.

Mettlers Pond at Colonial Park in Somerset and the Duck Pond at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater both are frozen at least 4-5 inches thick,, with Park Rangers on duty.

Skating will be permitted as long as ice conditions permit. Skating is not permitted during hours when Rangers are not present.

For further information about ice skating, including hours, please call 908-722-1200, ext. 5351