Swartswood State Park

Swartswood, New Jersey 07877, Sussex County


Established in 1914 as New Jersey's first state park, Swartswood State Park is well known for its great fishing and tranquil surroundings. Little Swartswood and Swartswood Lake were formed by glaciers thousands of years ago and are now home to a variety of fish. Both lakes have been the focus of water quality improvement efforts including invasive aquatic weed control and watershed protection.

Facilities/Activities within the park include boating, paddling, kayaking, camping, swimming, hiking, fishing, nature trails, bathrooms.
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Directions Swartswood, New Jersey 07877
Sussex County
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Activities:

  • Equestrian / Horseback
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jogging / Running
  • Paddling - Kayak/Canoe/Row boat
  • Playing in the playground
  • Swimming

Amenities:

  • Bathrooms
  • Beach
  • Boat Launch
  • Nature / Environmental Center
  • Picnic / Sitting Area
  • Playground

Camping:

  • Complete Campground and RV listing
  • Camp Type: Tent Camping Available

Trails:

  • Guided / Nature trail
  • Rugged / Rocky

Parks & Gardens:

  • State Park

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