Basking Ridge is located within Bernards Township, NJ. It is known for the scenic Somerset Hills, peaceful surroundings and Liberty Corner. Basking Ridge is part of historic Somerset County.
Basking Ridge is home to the headquarters of many notable corporations such as Verizon, Avaya and Barnes & Noble College Booksellers. Single-family homes, townhomes and condominiums populate the town, along with several large developments. One of the best-known communities is “The Hills”, an area which spans both Basking Ridge and Bedminster.
The charm and tranquility of Basking Ridge is complemented by its convenient proximity to State Routes 78 and 287 and a less than half hour drive to Newark Airport. Easy access to and from Manhattan and destinations throughout the metropolitan area is available via New Jersey Transit, on which Basking Ridge is a stop on the Gladstone train line.