The primary residential community of Tenafly boasts a distinctive charm. The borough’s street plan and overall development were largely determined by rolling hills, green valleys, and towering trees. Tenafly looks to nearby Paramus for expansive shopping. Transportation efficiencies include Route 9W and commuter bus service to New York City. Recreational amenities combine lush local parks with playgrounds, athletic fields, team sports, tennis courts, swimming pools, a golf course, a youth center, a nature center, and ice-skating facilities.