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Below you will find photos and photo galleries taken in and around Shore Region, New Jersey.
We were excited to visit the Garden State Velodrome this week for their last race of the season. How did the summer fly by so quick!? A
We visited the Point Pleasant Boardwalk tonight to walk the boards, enjoy the warm air, and watch the fireworks. It was a perfect night
Hiking the yellow trail at the Forest Resource Education Center on a beautiful summer afternoon.
Some photos from our hiking in Holmdel Park, with a stop into Longstreet and the Shaw Arboretum.
In 2008, we visited a small park in Monmouth County called Perrineville Lake Park.
A few shots from the 2018 Tulip Festival at Holland Ridge Farms...
We made it out with the little fella to walk the new disc golf course in Allaire State Park yesterday. I did not play but enjoyed the c
A quick loop through Soldier Memorial Park (Howell, NJ)
On July 1st, we joined the folks from Adventures in NJ on a hike in the Bear Swamp Natural Area.
We love visiting Historic Allaire Village, but we have never really stopped into the Pine Creek Railroad to gather a boatload of pictur
In 2007, we camped at Indian Rock Campground in Jackson, New Jersey.
We love visiting Turkey Swamp Park at any time during the year, but during the fall of 2015, we found a bit more color than we expected
We visit the Forest Resource Education Center in Jackson, NJ for the first time this past winter. Now that summer is here, we headed ba
In December of 2014, we visited a fun location in Jackson, NJ called the Forest Resource Education Center. We covered most of the park,
Argos Farm is located off Lacey Road, in Forked River NJ. They have a beautiful 10,000 sq ft Farm Marketthat is filled with fresh picke
Located off Lacey Road in Forked River, Argos Farm offers fun adventures throughout the tear. We visited them in October of 2015, while
Photos from the Jazz It Up Wine Festival in Historic Allaire Village -- 2015. Also, a walk around the village trails
In 2008, we learned about a nice park called Thompson Grove Park opening in Manalapan Twp. We felt it was up to us and go explore! :)
In 2014, we visited the WILD Outdoor Expo that took place in Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area (New Egypt, Ocean County). This gr
In 2006, the old Thompson Mansion had a large fire that rolled through just about the entire building. Here are a few photos of the
We stopped into Thompson Park in 2005 and had a great time watching the pups play in this very popular dog park.
A few shots taken on the first official day of Frede Drive Park being open to the public in 2009.
We made a quick stop into Norman J. Sherman Park in Brick, NJ. This small but nice park is great for everyone in the neighborhood!
We visited Windward Beach Park in Brick today, and completely fell in love with this great park!
We had a nice summer afternoon at Monmouth Park Racetrack today, placing a few bets, enjoying some family amusements, and starting off
In 2013, we decided to make a trip to a small, but beautiful location called Webb's Mill Bog. The area is full of carnivorous plants, s
When visiting the beach, we stopped into Fisherman's Cove Conservation Area in Manasquan, NJ for a quick walk. This park was very nice,
A few years back, we stopped in to see the Bennet Cabin, found within Riverfront Park (Point Pleasant).
Many times a year, we'll push our kayaks out onto the Manasquan River to explore the Manasquan River Wildlife Management Area. On this
Thank you for all that came out and made this event great!
(set 2) Though the end of the 2014 Garden State Velodrome was close to wrapping up, great racing was still a top priority at the velod
Though the end of the 2014 Garden State Velodrome was close to wrapping up, great racing was still a top priority at the velodrome. And
These are the pictures used within a photo walk-through of the 18 hole Disc Golf Course located in Ocean County park (Lakewood, NJ). To
On July 5th, Ocean County Disc Golf Course held their very first tournament on the recently completed 18 hole course. The photos found
Back in 2009, we visited Bunker Hill Bogs in Jackson, NJ. This smaller park has 1 main trail stretching from one end of the park to the
In 2008 we were visiting a few parks in Monmouth County. One of them included a quick stop into Poricy Park Conservancy in Middletown,
In 2008 we visit Tatum Park in Monmouth County for a 5+ mile hike. The trails were beautiful, the weather was perfect, and we can't wai
During the Bluebird Festival put on by NEST, we stopped by Oakford Lake Park in Plumsted, NJ
Some photos of Volunteer Park in New Egypt, taken May 2014 after a heavy rain.
In 2013, Trips For Kids (JORBA) allowed us to tag along on one of their great rides. Though they bring kids out all around the Garden S
This was the first night of racing in 2014 at the Garden State Velodrome. Though it was a night for practicing and getting our legs bac
Once again, we brought the camera out while taking a lap at the Manasquan Reservoir on our bikes. This 5 mile, crushed rock path is gre
A few years back, we headed out for a nice paddle. Once we got there and were out on the water for a bit, what looked to be a large sto
We Love paddling at the Manasquan Reservoir. We usually head out 10 to 20 times a season, and wish we could go more. Once and a while,
We have been visiting Breakwater Beach Waterpark for many years now, and can easily say it is one of our favorite waterparks in NJ! Can
We absolutely love Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, and used to visit quiet often. These shots are all from before Sandy came through. W
We visited the stadium in 2013 to watch some other events going on at the track. While there we grabbed a few shots of the track/ stand
We visited Waretown Lake & Recreation Area in March 2014. Though the beach was closed, it certainly looks like it will be a great place
On January 26, 2013, Garden State Velodrome Association and Second Life Bikes put on a great roller racing event. These are the photos
Last November, Remote Control Aerial Productions invited us out to enjoy the Sandy Castle in Point Pleasant, NJ before it was taken dow
We visited one of our favorite parks on Feb 8th, 2014.. Cattus island. Our goal was to better understand why the Cooper Environmental C
Friends of Cattus Island (FOCI) put on an event in Cattus Island County Park this past December (12/22/2013) to help collect donations
We put together a short video of all the photos taken during the first annual Ice Bowl at the Disc Golf Course in Ocean County Park. Th
On January 25, 2014, the Ocean County Disc Golf group organized their first annual, PDGA sanctioned, in Ocean County Park.
Back in 2011, we visited Jakes Branch on a VERY cold and windy day. Though we did not get to explore the park, we loved their nature ce
Throughout the warmer months, the Garden State Velodrome (at Wall Raceway) races every Wednesday night. Multiple times a season, they h
Bob from NJHeliPhoto.com invited us this evening to visit Cattus Island as the sun went down. This allowed him take some great aerial p
A few pictures of Riverfront Park in Point Pleasant, NJ. This great little park is beautiful anytime of the day with its stunning view
We visited West Creek kayak this August when exploring the area for places to go paddling. We can't wait to go back and set up a fun we
Within Deep Cut Gardens, you will find a great garden with seasonal flowers, composting demonstrations, and much more.
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Deep Cut Gardens contains a GREAT greenhouse with plants that are simply amazing. We hope these pictures do it justice.
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Walking around the park is always great.
Please Note: These photos were taken when we visited Deep Cut Gardens in 2008. Many things ma
This was my first time exploring Prospertown Lake. The amount of lily pads, dragonflies, turtles and birds was unexpected. And the view
After visiting Monmouth Park Racetrack for a company picnic, we stopped into the Bluegrass Miniature Golf course, found just off the m
These photos are outdated, now that there is an 18 hole course within the park. Please visit the 18 hole photo walk-through instead.
We took a short walk through Ocean County park on August evening. We really enjoy this park, and all the amazing trees!
South Jersey Disc Golf and Ocean County Disc Golf have been working hard for many years to get the approval to add an 18 hole, disc gol
On a chilly spring day, we ventured around the reservoir Brick Reservoir. The short walk is always enjoyable, but sometimes a little wi
Here are some photos from the Garden State Velodrome from July 10th. Though it was a hot and humid night, the racing was fast and fun.
Freekin Creekin took us out before their season even started back in April. Since their store was a little bear, we wanted to come back
We have visited the UTT a few times now. The first was during the opening day ceremony put together by the Monmouth County park System
The trails within Allaire State Park have been closed by the state since Superstorm Sandy rolled through. Though many people feel they
Tonight, the Garden State Velodrome had the first GSVA Fall Classic. It was one of their larger events, and hope to make this an annual
Another great race night at the Garden State Velodrome! (9/20/12)
Motor Pacing with the Derny at the Garden State Velodrome!
Time Trails at the Garden State Velodrome (7/11/12)
Another great race night at the Garden State Velodrome!
Here are some shots taken while visiting / paddling Forge Pond in Brick, NJ.
We recently took some friends out for a paddle through Forge Pond. Though we have our own kayaks, we needed to rent a few for our guest
We took a few friends out in 2007 to paddle out favorite place to kayak in NJ .. Forge Pond and up the Metedeconk.
Here you will find some photos of the Allaire State Park campground.
Not many people know about the trails in Allaire State Park around the group campground. We felt we should share some photos of these.
Another great race night at the Garden State Velodrome! The Derny was out as well!
Another great race night at the Garden State Velodrome! (5/03/12)
The flora and fauna of the Assunpink Wildlife Management Area are amazing. From large wildflowers, to a few bald eagles that swoop into
We always love padding in the Assunpink Wildlife Management Area. The water is nice and warm in the summer. Flowers wrap the lake. Othe
Cheesequake State Park is one of our favorite parks around. Though the trails are not overly hard, they are a lot of fun! Here are some
In late 2011, the dam / drainage system within Prospertown Lake was damaged because of hurricane Irene. because of this, much of the wa
Here are some shots from a nice paddle we had back in 2005 in Prospertown Lake.
Tonight was the first Gold Cup (BAR) Series of the Garden State Velodrome Association in 2012. The racing was great this evening. And w
Here are a few shots from Allaire Campground. You will see the large lots, cabins, and yurts. I did not get a picture of the playground
Another great day for practice at the Garden State Velodrome!
Here are some photos from our walk in Winding River Park back in the Fall of 2009. It is a nice little park, which a few miles of paved
Here are some pictures taken in Shark River Park.
I stopped by the NJ Velodrome (in Wall Stadium) this evening to check out the first training day of the Garden State Velodrome Associat
A Toms River local mentioned Brown Recreation Area a few years ago. here are a few shots we took when visiting.
We took a trip to the Twin Lights Historic Site this nice summer day. The views are amazing, the lighthouse is fun to climb, it is just
Here you will find some photos taken at the Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook.
Today, Jackie and I headed to Atlantic Farms in Manasquan, New Jersey (08736). We were here to feed the animals, as well as pick our pu
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