New Jersey State Parks
Introduction to New Jersey state parks
Some generalities about New Jersey state parks, known for trails, mountains, etc, then list them out.
Liberty State Park
Park Address: 200 Morris Pesin Dr, Jersey City, NJ 07305
Park Description: The park opened in 1976 to coincide with bicentennial celebrations and is operated and maintained by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry.
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Central Railroad, Bird Watching and Liberty Science Center.
Liberty State Park Visitors Guide
High Point State Park
Park Address: 1480 NJ-23, Sussex, NJ 07461
Park Description: Part of the Kittatinny Mountains, the highest point in the state of New Jersey, the aptly named High Point, sits in the northern reaches of the park, at elevation 1,803 feet
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Lake Marcia, Sawmill Lake, Steenykill Lake and Fishing.
High Point State Park Visitors Guide
Hacklebarney State Park
Park Address: 119 Hacklebarney Rd, Long Valley, NJ 07853
Park Description: Hacklebarney State Park is a hiking destination year round.
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Black River Trail, Cooper Mill and Schooley's Mountain.
Hacklebarney State Park Visitors Guide
Monmouth Battlefield State Park
Park Address: 16 Business Route 33, Manalapan Township, NJ 07726
Park Description: This park preserves the historical battlefield on which the American Revolutionary War's Battle of Monmouth was waged.
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Craig House, Visitor Center, Honorary Statues.
Monmouth Battlefield State Park Visitors Guide
Palisades Interstate State Park
Park Address: Alpine, NJ 07620
Park Description: The Palisades are the cliffs on the west bank of the Hudson River across from and continuing north of Manhattan Island.
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Alpine Picnic Area, Shore Trail, Fishing and Guided Tours.
Palisades Interstate State Park Visitors Guide
Allaire State Park
Park Address: 4265 Atlantic Ave, Wall Township, NJ 07727
Park Description: The park is known for its restored 19th century ironworks, Allaire Village, on the park premises.
Popular Park Sites and Trails: Pine Creek Railroad, Visitor Center and Museum, Nature Interpretive Center.
Allaire State Park Visitors Guide