When moving to Mountain Lakes, many people find that the wide variety of clubs and activities the town and its residents organize are a great way to meet their neighbors.
A few of these clubs include: the Home and School Association, the Lakeland Hills Family YMCA, the Lakeland Youth Symphony, the Lakers Sports Club, the Mountain Lakes Badminton Club, the Mountain Lakes Club, the Mountain Lakes Racquet Club, the Mountain Lakes Ski Club, the Park Lakes Tennis Club, The Gourmet Club, and the Town Club of Mountain Lakes.
Several national organizations also have chapters in Mountain Lakes. A few of these include: the American Association of University Women, The Garden Club, "Great Decisions," the League of Women Voters, The MacDowell Club, St John’s Lodge No. 1 of the Free and Accepted Masons, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Brownies, Daisies and Cub Scouts, and the Mountain Lakes Women’s Club.