Parks in New Jersey (44)

Abram S. Hewitt State Forest
Passaic County, NJ
A section of Bearfort;Ridge reaches into Hewitt State Forest, offering hikers a;challenging climb with a rewarding view. The forest is isolated;and untouched, accessible only on foot. Marshes and wetl
Allaire State Park
Monmouth County, NJ
Allaire State Park;is probably best known for its historic 19th-century iron making;town, Allaire Village, and its antique steam trains on the;Pine Creek Railroad. The Manasquan River, which winds thr
Allamuchy Mountain State Park
Sussex County, NJ
The Musconetcong;River, with some of the best trout fishing in the state, winds;through Allamuchy Mountain State Park. Several miles of trails;crisscross through the forests and marshlands of the park
Barnegat Lighthouse State Park
Ocean County, NJ
The;site of Barnegat Lighthouse on the northern tip of Long Beach;Island in Ocean County was regarded as one of the most crucial;change of course" points for coastal vessels. Vessels;bound to and from
Bass River State Forest
, NJ
Bass River State;Forest was the first forest acquired by the state of New Jersey;in 1905 for public recreation, water conservation, and wildlife;and timber management. Lake Absegami, a 67-acre lake cr
Belleplain State Forest
, NJ
The;forested acres of Belleplain include stands;of young pine, oak and Atlantic white cedar;reflecting better soil conditions and less damage;by fire than found in the Pine Barrens just;north of the f
Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
, NJ
Today, hikers can follow the sandy trails;and roads that crisscross the forest, sometimes passing near;the remains of stone or brick structures or where large depressions;indicate the location of what
Bull's Island Recreation Area
Hunterdon County, NJ
Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program you can help us keep your parks clean;and beautiful by carrying out the trash you carry in. Bags are provided;throughout the site. Thank you for your cooperation
Cape May Point State Park
Cape May County, NJ
Although Cape May;Lighthouse is a major attraction for many visitors to the;area, the park’s constantly changing shoreline, dunes;freshwater coastal marsh and ponds, forested islands and varied;upland
Cheesequake State Park
Middlesex County, NJ
Cheesequake State;Park’s uniqueness lies in its geographical location.;Not only is it situated in the middle of the urban north and;the suburban south, it lies in a transitional zone between;two diffe
Corson's Inlet State Park
Cape May County, NJ
Corson’s Inlet State;Park was established in 1969 to help protect and preserve;one of the last undeveloped tracts of land along the state’s;oceanfront. The area’s natural habitats are rich in;the dive
Delaware Raritan Canal State Park
, NJ
With its 19th-century bridges, bridgetender;houses, past and present locks, cobblestone spillways and;hand-built stone-arched culverts, the canal is a tremendous;attraction for history lovers. The upp
Double Trouble State Park
Ocean County, NJ
Double Trouble State Park offers an outstanding example of the Pine Barrens ecosystem and a window into the Pine Barrens history. The park provides the protection and interpretation of over 8000 acres
Farny State Park
Morris County, NJ
This;forested wilderness connects watershed lands and is crossed;by an old logging road. Streams, mixed oak-hardwood forest;and swamps comprise the park. Trail entry is through the Farny;Natural Area.
Fort Mott State Park
Salem County, NJ
Fort;Mott was part of a coastal defense system designed;for the Delaware River in the late 1800s. The;fortifications seen today at Fort Mott were;erected in 1896 in anticipation of the Spanish-America
Hacklebarney State Park
Morris County, NJ
Horseback riding is not permitted in;the park. Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program you can help us keep your parks clean;and beautiful by carrying out the trash you carry in. Bags are provided;thro
High Point State Park
Sussex County, NJ
The land for High Point State Park, donated;by Colonel Anthony R. and Susie Dryden Kuser, was dedicated;as a park in 1923. The pleasant landscaping was designed by;the Olmsted Brothers of Boston, a pr
Hopatcong State Park
Morris County, NJ
Lake Hopatcong was originally created as;part of the Morris Canal, a 90-mile waterway that ran from;Newark to Phillipsburg and was the chief means of transporting;coal, iron and zinc across New Jersey
Island Beach State Park
Ocean County, NJ
Miles of sand dunes and white sandy beaches offer habitat to maritime plants and diverse wildlife that is almost the same as it was thousands of years ago. Island Beach contains outstanding examples o
Jenny Jump State Forest
Warren County, NJ
Jenny Jump State;Forest is located in Warren County along the stunning rolling;terrain of Jenny Jump Mountain Range. Panoramic vistas of;the Highlands and the Kittatinny Mountains and Valley to the;we
Kittatinny Valley State Park
Sussex County, NJ
Glacial lakes, limestone;outcroppings, former railroads, and a small airport are features;of Kittatinny Valley State Park. Lake Aeroflex and Gardner’s;Pond form part of the headwaters of the Pequest R
Liberty State Park
Hudson County, NJ
Liberty State Park also is the only location in New Jersey with Ferry service to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Liberty State Park's recreational facilities are partially accessible for perso
Long Pond Ironworks State Park
Passaic County, NJ
The;old stone walls, furnaces and other remnants;of the once industrious ironworking community;now sit tranquilly next to the swiftly flowing;Wanaque River. The village is undergoing research;and rest
Monmouth Battlefield State Park
Monmouth County, NJ
One;of the largest battles of the American Revolution;took place in the fields and forests that now;make up Monmouth Battlefield State Park. The;park preserves a splendid rural 18th-century;landscape
New Jersey State Marinas
Monmouth County, NJ
By water, the marina is a leisurely;15-minute ride to the "BB" Buoy, Barnegat;Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway. Barnegat;Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean are easily accessible.;Winter Park Hours Office H