May 25. 2012: Featured Place: The Great Divide Campground
In 2012, one of our favorite campgrounds in NJ was purchased by a new owner. Green Valley Beach, was bought and renamed to The Great Divide Campground. At first we were a little apprehensive of this change. But as we discussed some improvements/changes directly with the new management, we knew they were going to be a great change.
Apr 26. 2012: Featured Place: Cheesequake State Park
Cheesequake State Park has great hiking, camping, biking (1 trail), swimming areas, fishing area, nature programs and more. The trails are well maintained and well marked. The campground has large sites, and clean bathrooms. Their picnic areas are large with ample room for everyone. That is why we are happy to feature Cheesequake State Park.
Apr 19. 2012: Featured Place: Cape May County Park and Zoo
The Cape May County Park and Zoo is a great destination for the whole family.This large park offers playing fields, guided activities, a Frisbee golf area, playgrounds and much more. The zoo has tigers, bears, giraffes, birds, special exhibits and much more!
Apr 15. 2012: Freedom Fest State Fair back at Horse Park of New Jersey
A GetOut visitor emailed us today with a great event that was missing from our calendar! This year, the Freedom Fest State Fair will be held July 10 through July 15th. They have also moved the location back to the Horse Park of NJ.
Apr 12. 2012: Featured Place: Round Valley Recreation Area
This weeks featured park is one of our favorite parks in NJ. This park is simply great. From very challenging hiking, to hard biking, to great fishing, it is all here.
Apr 8. 2012: v2.2.1: What's Nearby, new locations, and new galleries
We have added a few new places, features, groups, galleries and more this past weekend. This includes a "What's nearby" feature, and some new section names. Read about this here.
Apr 5. 2012: Featured Places: Tillman Ravine and Buttermilk Falls
Any time we are in Stokes, we always stop by Tillman Ravine and Buttermilk falls. No matter how many times we stop by, it is always like wwe are seeing these amazing places for the first time.
Mar 29. 2012: Featured Park: Shark River Park
Many people that we talk to tell us that they visit Shark River Park at least once a year. Other people have never heard of it. We feel the latter should never be the case. The trails are great to walk / hike / jog. They are also well kept, and trimmed back. The playground off Schoolhouse Road is very modern, and always busy.
Mar 28. 2012: Unauthorized Trail Building at High Point State Park (via JORBA)
Many people do not understand what time and planning go into creating the trail system we have in NJ. Many believe they can just go out and make their own. Please read on..
Mar 24. 2012: The Treetop Adventure Aerial Obstacle Course is now open at the Turtle Back Zoo
The Turtle Back Zoo has always been a great destination for both kids and their parents. Now your visit can contain some high flying fun on their Treetop Adventure Aerial Obstacle Course.