Basking Ridge is an unincorporated area located within Bernards Township in the Somerset Hills region of Somerset County, New Jersey. The township has a total area of 21.66 square miles, of which 21.63 square miles is land and 0.04% is water.
The old AT&T Headquarters was located here. Now, it is is the current headquarters for Verizon Wireless, Avaya, and Barnes & Noble College Booksellers. A number of structures here are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. These are as follows: Alward Farmhouse, added March 13, 1986, Basking Ridge Classical School, added July 21, 1976, Coffee House, added November 7, 1977, Presbyterian Church in Basking Ridge, added December 31, 1974 and Lord Stirling Manor Site, added June 22, 1978. Lord Stirling Park, Rebel Hill, Southard, and Harry Dunham are the county parks located in Basking Ridge. Pleasant Valley Park contains the town pool and miles of woodchip trails.