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Camping in New Jersey's State Parks, Forests and Recreation Areas

Camping, whether it be in a cabin, lean-to, or tent under the stars, provides a relaxing and pleasurable way for visitors to experience the dazzling mosaic of natural and cultural sites that New Jersey offers. This site describes the camping facilities for 19 state parks, forests and recreation areas.

  • It is useful for educators who lead field trips, youth group activities and weekend outdoor pursuits.

  • Types of available camping facilities include cabins, lean-tos, shelters, campsites and wilderness campsites.

  • Provides details on reservation and payment procedures, costs and general rules.

Target Audience(s)
Division of Parks and Forestry Logo General public, organizations, educators, students of all ages

Additional Information
Division of Parks and Forestry
NJDEP, PO Box 404
Trenton NJ 08625-0404
Phone: 609-984-0370 or 800-843-6420

Teachers' Guide to Educational Programs with New Jersey State Parks, Forests, Recreation Areas, Historic Sites and the Forest Resource Education Center