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 forest. Belleplain State Forest was established in
Formerly known as Lebanon State Forest, visitors are greeted by the fresh scent of pines. Today, hikers can follow the sandy trails and roads that crisscross the forest, sometimes passing near the remains of stone or brick structures.
Cedar Creek Campground is located just off Route 9 at the southern end of Bayville. Once through our entrance you will forget those troubles and relax among our tall oak trees. The kids can run and play in our fields and on our playgrounds. While
Rockview Valley Campground welcomes tent, pop-up, and RV Campers to either their wooded or more open spaces. All sites have a fire ring, picnic table, and garbage can for your camping pleasure. Water, electric, and cable are also available.
Surf & Stream Campground is a family-friendly RV park located near all of the most popular beaches at the Jersey Shore. Whether you are traveling with your RV, pitching a tent, or looking for a cozy cottage to spend the weekend, Surf & Stream Campgro
Public and group campsites are available, by reservation only. All necessities must be carried in and out of public "wilderness" sites, a 1/2 to 3/4 mile hike from water and parking. Group lean-to and tent campsites are available, with adjacent perm