CANCELLED: Patriots' Path Council is sad to announce that Watchung Day, scheduled for Saturday May 13, 2017 has been cancelled due to weather.Since we are not in camp season we do not have access to shelter if needed.

Please help us spread the word! Road conditions, especially by the camping area of Watchung Reservation may be dangerous. We don't want anyone to make the journey in vein. If we are able to reschedule an announcement will be made. 

Please have a safe weekend.

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PRIOR: – All families in the area are invited to attend “Watchung Day,” a bi-annual interactive family festival taking place on Saturday, May 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Watchung Reservation. Last fall the event attracted more than 100 local youth and their families. Activities offered include: BB, archery, outdoor cooking, STEM fun, field games, and more.

Watchung Day will take place in the Scout Camping Area of Watchung Reservation. Parking is available at the Trailside Nature Center. Families are welcome to drop in at any time and stay as long as they wish. There is no cost for this free event but families are asked to RSVP at to ensure there are enough supplies available for all who attend.

For more information, please contact Charlean Mahon at 973-524-4459 or