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Summer is all about fun in the sun, and living in Mt. Arlington gives you access to a range of exciting adventures to enjoy throughout the warmer months! Make the most of your summer with these fun activities near Woodmont West at Mount Arlington.


Lake Hopatcong

Lake Hopatcong is the largest freshwater lake in NJ! Besides being a state landmark, Lake Hopatcong offers scenic views, water sports, fine dining and much more:

  • Boating

Rent a boat or take your own out on the lake for a day of fun. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic views! Dock your boat at The Jefferson House or Alice’s to enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner overlooking the lake.

  • Fly High Watersports

For the thrill seekers, take lessons with Fly High Watersports! Learn the fundamentals of “hydroflying” and have fun soaring above the water.

  • Cruises

From romantic dinner cruises to kids movie nights, Lake Hopatcong Cruises offer magnificent views and unique experiences for the whole family. In addition to the Signature Cruises that are offered, they also offer Specialty Cruises throughout the season. Some of their Summer Specialty Cruises include: Yoga on the Water, Sip and Paint, and even a Taco Tuesday Cruise!

  • Dining

After a long day on the water, you’re going to work up an appetite! Lucky for you, Mt. Arlington is home to tons of great restaurants. In addition to The Jefferson House and Alice’s, some of our favorite restaurants include Pub 199, which offers some of the best seafood in the area, and Blossom Asian Bistro, which offers a huge variety of sushi for you to choose from!


Going to the Park

Take a break from the water and head to the local parks! Hopatcong State Park is located at the southwest end of the lake, and is a popular spot to enjoy a relaxing picnic. Mt. Arlington’s Memorial Park boasts beautiful walking trails and fun playgrounds for kids to enjoy.



If you prefer to spend your days on the green, you’re in luck! There are a variety of courses nearby to choose from. Tee off at the picturesque Berkshire Valley Golf Course or the more challenging Lake Hopatcong Golf Course. For a lighter game, bring the whole family for a round of mini-golf at The Golf Zone in Flanders.


Relaxing by the Pool

Woodmont West at Mt. Arlington offers luxurious community amenities for residents, including a resort-style swimming pool! Catch some rays on the sundeck, cool off with a dip in the pool or immerse yourself in the hot tub.

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Lace up your boots and hit the trails this summer! Whether you’re looking for a leisurely walk or a more advanced trail, you’ll find the parks in and around Mt. Arlington have everything you need! From the Berkshire Valley State Wildlife Area’s 2030 acres of wetlands to the vast forest at Rockaway’s Wildcat Ridge, you’re sure to find the perfect spot to hike.



Rainy day or just want to get out of the sun? Good news! Circle Bowl in Ledgewood is the place to be for a fun day inside. Home to an arcade, rock climbing tower, and laser tag arena, this is not your average bowling alley! Fuel up for the fun with delicious eats from their unique menu and a local craft beer at the bar.

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Luxury Apartments for Rent in Mt. Arlington, NJ

At Woodmont West in Mt. Arlington, you can have a summer to remember. Not only do we have the best outdoor summer activities in the area, but the best community amenities to make your summer complete. Besides our stunning pool, we offer a BBQ terrace, fire pit and gazebo to take your summer nights from ordinary to extraordinary. There are also plenty of walking paths surrounding the complex to enjoy a leisurely stroll and outdoor sports courts where you can get your game on.

We also frequently host fun community events to enjoy with your neighbors! Have a great summer this year in Mt. Arlington by becoming a resident of Woodmont West. Contact us today to schedule a tour and see our amazing Mt. Arlington apartments for yourself.