Places / Locations associated with: New Jersey State Parks, Forests & Historic Sites


Abram S. Hewitt State Forest

Hewitt, Passaic County, NJ

Abram S. Hewitt State Forest is located in Hewitt, New Jersey. A section of Bearfort Ridge, as well as the Appalach

  • Location

    Hewitt, New Jersey 07421
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain Biking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Absecon Lighthouse

Atlantic City, Atlantic County, NJ

New Jersey's tallest lighthouse awaits you at Pacific and Rhode Island Avenues in Atlantic City (walking distance f

  • Location

    31 S Rhode Island Ave,
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
  • Activities

    Walking
  • Attractions

    Lighthouse

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Allaire Campground

Farmingdale, Monmouth County, NJ

Allaire campground offers tent/RV/drive up camping, along with Yurt and Cabin rentals. Plus you will be right acros

  • Location

    4265 Atlantic Ave.
    Farmingdale, NJ 07727
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Medium sized lotsCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableNearby: Multi-use TrailsRentals: CabinsRentals: Yurt


Allaire Group Campground

Farmingdale, Monmouth County, NJ

The group campground in Allaire is located along the south eastern side of Allaire SP. It offers 6 large sites, lot

  • Location

    Allenwood Lakewood Rd. and Squankum Rd.
    Wall, NJ 07719
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Group CampingNearby: Multi-use Trails


Allaire State Park

Wall, Monmouth County, NJ

Allaire state park offers biking, a historical village, hiking, railroads, trails, fishing, deep woods, and many ac

  • Location

    4265 Atlantic Ave.
    Farmingdale, NJ 07727
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area

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Assunpink Wildlife Management Area

Robbinsville, Mercer County, NJ

Many activities are allowed within the park. Seasonal hunting/fishing, boating (kayaking/roof top launch plus small

  • Location

    Clarksburg-Robbinsville Rd.
    Robbinsville, New Jersey 08691
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park


Barnegat Light House

Barnegat Light, Ocean County, NJ

The Barnegat Lighthouse contains picnic areas, trails along the inlet and to the beach, and of course the lighthous

  • Location

    Barnegat Light, New Jersey 08006
  • Activities

    FishingWalking
  • Attractions

    Lighthouse
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric AreaScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Bass River State Forest

Chatsworth, Burlington County, NJ

Bass River State Forest was the first forest acquired by the state of New Jersey in 1905 for public recreation, wat

  • Location

    Burlington and Ocean Counties
    New Jersey
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackHikingHuntingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Forest

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Belleplain Campground

Woodbine, Cape May County, NJ

No matter the season there is outdoorsy goodness and fun to be had at Belleplain Campground. This Pet Friendly camp

  • Location

    1 Henkinsifkin Road
    Woodbine, NJ 08270
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Group CampingCamp Type: Medium sized lotsCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableDump StationNearby: Multi-use TrailsCamp Type: Open 4 Season / Year RoundFacility: BathroomsFacility: LaundryPet FriendlyRentals: CabinsRentals: Lean-to / Camp ShelterRentals: YurtSeasonal Activities


Belleplain State Forest

Woodbine, Cape May County, NJ

The forested acres of Belleplain include stands of young pine, oak and Atlantic white cedar, reflecting better soil

  • Location

    1 Henkinsifkin Road
    Woodbine, NJ 08270
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState Park


Brendan T. Byrne State Forest

New Lisbon, Burlington County, NJ

Formerly known as Lebanon State Forest, visitors are greeted by the fresh scent of pines. Today, hikers can follow

  • Location

    P.O. Box 215
    New Lisbon, NJ 08064
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingWalking
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Group CampingCamp Type: Medium sized lotsCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableFacility: BathroomsRentals: CabinsRentals: Yurt
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState Park

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Cape May Point State Park (and lighthouse)

Cape May Point, Cape May County, NJ

Located on the southern tip of New Jersey, Cape May Point State Park is a key site on the NJ Coastal Heritage Trail

  • Location

    P O Box 107
    Cape May Point, NJ 08212
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningWalking
  • Attractions

    Lighthouse
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric AreaScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Cheesequake Campground

Old Bridge, Middlesex County, NJ

53 tent and trailer sites with fire rings and picnic tables. Flush toilets and shower facilities are within walking

  • Location

    300 Gordon Road
    Matawan, NJ 07747
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Tent Camping Available


Cheesequake State Park

Old Bridge, Middlesex County, NJ

Cheesequake State Park offers hiking, bike, walking, swimming, camping, and much much more for every who visits

  • Location

    300 Gordon Road
    Matawan, NJ 07747
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area

New Egypt, Ocean County, NJ

Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area is located in Ocean County, New Jersey. The WMA is a great example of NJ Pi

  • Location

    401 Hawkin Rd,
    New Egypt, NJ 08533
  • Activities

    FishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkWildlife Management Areas


Corson's Inlet State Park

Ocean City, Cape May County, NJ

Corson's Inlet State Park offers outstanding scenic beauty and endless opportunities for observing a multitude of m

  • Location

    County Hwy 619,
    Ocean City, NJ 08214
  • Activities

    FishingHikingWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park


Double Trouble State Park

Berkeley, Ocean County, NJ

Double Trouble State Park offers an outstanding example of the Pine Barrens ecosystem and a window into the Pine Ba

  • Location

    581 Pinewald Keswick Road
    Bayville, NJ 08721
  • Activities

    HikingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area

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Forest Resource Education Center

Jackson, Ocean County, NJ

The Forest Resource Education Center (FREC) in Jackson provides an opportunity for people of all ages to learn and

  • Location

    495 Don Connor Boulevard,
    Jackson, NJ 08527
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState Park


Fort Mott State Park

Pennsville, Salem County, NJ

Fort Mott was part of a coastal defense system designed for the Delaware River in the late 1800s

  • Location

    454 Fort Mott Road
    Pennsville, NJ
  • Activities

    FishingWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area


Hacklebarney State Park

Long Valley, Morris County, NJ

Hacklebarney State Park offers miles of hiking, multiple waterfalls, and fishing access to the great black river

  • Location

    119 Hacklebarney Rd
    Long Valley, NJ 07853-9525
  • Activities

    FishingHikingHuntingJogging / Running
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park

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High Point State Park

Sussex, Sussex County, NJ

The view from High Point Monument, at 1,803 feet above sea level, is a spectacular panorama of NJ/NY/PA. Trails aro

  • Location

    1480 Route 23
    Sussex, New Jersey 07461
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / SnowboardingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Historic Allaire Village

Farmingdale, Monmouth County, NJ

The historic Allaire Village contains buildings from the 19th century, including a general store, blacksmith shop,

  • Location

    4265 Atlantic Ave
    Wall, New Jersey 07719
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackHikingJogging / RunningWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area


Island Beach State Park

Seaside Park, Ocean County, NJ

Island Beach State Park, located in Ocean County NJ, offers beach access, cartop boat launching, walking trails thr

  • Location

    Island Beach, New Jersey 08008
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatWalkingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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Jenny Jump Campground

Hope, Warren County, NJ

Located in the northern section of Jenny JumpState Forest, you will find 20+ campsites, 2 group camping areas, and

  • Location

    330 State Park Rd
    Great Meadows, NJ 07838
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Medium sized lotsCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableNearby: Multi-use TrailsCamp Type: Open 4 Season / Year RoundFacility: BathroomsFacility: Rec Hall / Multi-Purpose buildingPet FriendlyRentals: CabinsSeasonal Activities


Jenny Jump State Forest

Hope, Warren County, NJ

Jenny Jump State Forest offers great views, great hiking, camping and more.

  • Location

    330 State Park Rd
    Great Meadows, NJ 07838
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / SnowboardingStar Gazing / Astronomy
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Jungle Habitat

West Milford, Passaic County, NJ

Jungle Habitat is maintained by Ringwood State Park, and is used by hikers, bikers, bird watchers. It contains mile

  • Location

    190 Airport Rd
    West Milford, New Jersey 07480
  • Activities

    HikingMountain BikingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park

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Kittatinny Valley State Park

Newton, Sussex County, NJ

Glacial lakes, limestone outcroppings, former railroads, and a small airport are features of Kittatinny Valley Stat

  • Location

    Goodale Rd,
    Newton, NJ 07860
  • Activities

    FishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park


Liberty State Park

Jersey City, Hudson County, NJ

Liberty State Park is a green oasis in the middle of Metropolitan northern New Jersey. With the Manhattan skyline,

  • Location

    Freedom Way,
    Jersey City, NJ 07305
  • Activities

    FishingHikingPlaying in the playgroundWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric AreaPark (General)


Long Pond Ironworks State Park

Ringwood, Passaic County, NJ

Information about Long Pond Ironworks State Park coming soon. Please visit their site for more information.

  • Location

    1304 Sloatsburg Rd,
    Ringwood, NJ 07456
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric AreaPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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Manasquan River Wildlife Management Area

Allenwood, Monmouth County, NJ

Located along the Manasquan river, Manasquan River Wildlife Management Area is a haven for wildlife from heavily de

  • Location

    Ramshorn Drive
    Allenwood, New Jersey 08720
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkWildlife Management AreasScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Monmouth Battlefield State Park

Manalapan, Monmouth County, NJ

Monmouth Battlefield State Park preserves a splendid rural 18th-century landscape of hilly farmland and hedgerows t

  • Location

    Manalapan Township, NJ 07726, USA
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackHikingHuntingPlaying in the playgroundWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area


New Jersey Museum of Transportation - Pine Creek Railroad

Farmingdale, Monmouth County, NJ

The New Jersey Museum of Transportation, Inc. Pine Creek Railroad dates back to 1951 and is among one of the oldest

  • Location

    4265 Atlantic Ave
    Wall, New Jersey 07719
  • Trips

    Scenic Train Rides

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New Jersey State Botanical Garden

Ringwood, Passaic County, NJ

From the delicate shades of a tiny wildflower to the vibrant colors of massed annual plantings, Skylands is a place

  • Location

    Morris Rd
    Ringwood, New Jersey 07456
  • Activities

    Walking
  • Parks & Gardens

    Gardens / Arboretum


New Jersey State Museum

Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

The New Jersey State Museum serves the life-long educational needs of residents and visitors through its collection



Norvin Green State Forest

Ringwood, Passaic County, NJ

The undisturbed forest and rugged terrain of Norvin Green offers sanctuary for birds and other wildlife. Part of th

  • Location

    150 Snake Den Rd,
    Ringwood, NJ 07456
  • Activities

    FishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ForestState Park

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Planetarium at the New Jersey State Museum

Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

Soar through the skies in the Museum's spacious Planetarium, featuring precision projection of more than 6000 stars



Prospertown Wildlife Management Area

Jackson, Ocean County, NJ

Portions of Prospertown Lake border the Prospertown Wildlife Management area while another section borders the Six

  • Location

    Jackson, New Jersey 08527
  • Activities

    FishingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Parks & Gardens

    County Parks


Ramapo Mountain State Forest

Haskell, Passaic County, NJ

This hilly forest is a sanctuary for wildlife. Hikers and mountain bikers enjoy miles of challenging trails. Many t

  • Location

    Passaic and Bergen counties, New Jersey
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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Ringwood Manor

Ringwood, Passaic County, NJ

This beautiful country house, which was home for a succession of well-known ironmasters for nearly 200 years, sits

  • Location

    1304 Sloatsburg Road,
    Ringwood, New Jersey 07456
  • Activities

    Walking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkHistoric Area


Ringwood State Park

Ringwood, Passaic County, NJ

Ringwood State Park offers so much for people of all levels to do throughout the year, including mountain biking, h

  • Location

    1304 Sloatsburg Rd
    Ringwood, New Jersey 07456
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / SnowboardingSwimming
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls
  • Shop/Serv/Rent

    Kayak / Canoe / Rowboat Rentals


Sawmill Lake Campground at High Point

Sussex, Sussex County, NJ

Rustic camping in High Point State Park can be found at Sawmill Lake Campground. Ammentities include over 50 tent s

  • Location

    1480 Route 23
    Sussex, New Jersey 07461
  • Activities

    Fishing
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Group CampingNearby: Multi-use Trails

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Sedge Islands

Seaside Park, Ocean County, NJ

The Sedge Islands is a pristine wetlands area that teems with wildlife. Paddle through the sedges and see the large

  • Location

    Island Beach, New Jersey
  • Activities

    FishingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Parks & Gardens

    Wildlife Management Areas


Stephens State Park

Hackettstown, Warren County, NJ

The Musconetcong River, an excellent freshwater fishing spot, flows over and around boulders through Stephens State

  • Location

    800 Willow Grove St,
    Hackettstown, NJ 07840
  • Activities

    FishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Stephens State Park Campground

Hackettstown, Warren County, NJ

Forty tent and small trailer sites with fire rings and picnic tables. Flush toilets and showers are within walking

  • Location

    800 Willow Grove St,
    Hackettstown, NJ 07840
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Medium sized lotsCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableNearby: Multi-use TrailsFacility: BathroomsPet FriendlySeasonal Activities

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Stokes State Forest

Branchville, Sussex County, NJ

Stokes State Forest offers activities ranging from mountain biking, hunting, fishing, hiking camping, and much more

  • Location

    1 Coursen Road
    Branchville, New Jersey 07826
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / SnowboardingSwimming
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Group CampingCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableRentals: Cabins
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Swartswood State Park

Swartswood, Sussex County, NJ

Swartswood State Park offers boating, paddling, fishing, kayaking, swimming, camping, hiking, nature trails, bathro

  • Location

    Swartswood, New Jersey 07877
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundSwimming
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Tent Camping Available
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park


Twin Lights Historic Site

Highlands, Monmouth County, NJ

Twin Lights is situated 200 feet above sea level in Highlands, New Jersey, and overlooks the Shrewsbury River, Sand

  • Location

    Lighthouse Road
    Highlands, New Jersey 07732
  • Activities

    Walking
  • Attractions

    Lighthouse
  • Parks & Gardens

    Historic AreaScenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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Voorhees State Park

Glen Gardner, Hunterdon County, NJ

Voorhees State Park offers camping, nature trails, overlooks of NYC, a nice observatory, and much more.

  • Location

    251 County Road 513
    Glen Gardner, New Jersey 08826-3214
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls


Voorhees State Park Campground

Glen Gardner, Hunterdon County, NJ

Listing Added On Feb 14th. Information Coming Soon.. Voorhees State Park Campground

  • Location

    251 County Road 513
    Glen Gardner, New Jersey 08826-3214
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Drive-up campingCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableNearby: Multi-use TrailsCamp Type: Open 4 Season / Year RoundFacility: BathroomsRentals: Cabins


Voorhees State Park Observatory / NJAA

Glen Gardner, Hunterdon County, NJ

Voorhees State Forest Observatory, public events, NJAA, star watching, telescopes

  • Location

    251 County Road 513
    Glen Gardner, New Jersey 08826-3214
  • Activities

    Star Gazing / Astronomy
  • Attractions

    Observatory
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park
  • Special Places

    Observatory

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Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge

Sussex, Sussex County, NJ

Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge was established to conserve and enhance populations of wildlife and their h

  • Location

    Sussex, New Jersey (and NY)
  • Activities

    FishingHikingJogging / RunningWalking
  • Parks & Gardens

    National ParkLand PreserveWildlife Management Areas


Washington Crossing State Park (NJ)

Titusville, Mercer County, NJ

Both a historic location and just a beautiful place to visit, Washington Crossing State Park has a lot to offer any

  • Location

    355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
    Titusville, New Jersey 08560
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackHikingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Group Camping
  • Parks & Gardens

    State Park


Wawayanda State Park

Hewitt, Passaic County, NJ

Wawayanda State Park contains miles of amazing trails, a large fishing/swimming/paddling lakes, and so much more.

  • Location

    Sussex, Passaic and Morris Counties
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningMountain BikingPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / SnowboardingSwimming
  • Camping

    Camp Type: Group CampingCamp Type: Hike-to / Remote campingCamp Type: Tent Camping AvailableRentals: Lean-to / Camp Shelter
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkScenic Overlook / Waterfalls
  • Shop/Serv/Rent

    Kayak / Canoe / Rowboat Rentals

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Worthington State Forest

Columbia, Warren County, NJ

Some of the most rugged terrain and splendid views of northern New Jersey are found in Worthington State Forest. A

  • Location

    Old Mine Rd,
    Columbia, NJ 07832
  • Activities

    Equestrian / HorsebackFishingHikingHuntingJogging / RunningPaddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boatPlaying in the playgroundWalkingSkiing / Snowboarding
  • Parks & Gardens

    State ParkPark (General)Scenic Overlook / Waterfalls

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