Author: New Jersey Monthly

Wawayanda State Park

September 13, 2010

For a chance to see autumn at its best, scale the boulders at Wawayanda State Park.

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With the 96-acre New Jersey State Botanical Garden, and the tree-covered Ramapo Mountains serving as a backdrop, Ringwood State Park is the perfect place to wile away autumn hours.

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With summertime crowds departing, Island Beach State Park in Seaside Park is a great place for a little recreational saltwater fishing.

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Seven trails allow visitors to explore 11.7 miles of pristine forest land at Jenny Jump State Forest in Hope.

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Hacklebarney State Park in Long Valley may be small and secluded, but it's the perfect place to escape to nature.

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Cape May Point State Park, located in fresh and saltwater wetlands in the southernmost tip of the state, hosts some of the most diverse bird varieties on the East Coast.

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Allamuchy Mountain State Park, which spans part of Warren and Sussex counties, offers hiking, canoeing and kayaking, fishing, bicycling, and horseback riding.

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The results of our 27th Annual Readers’ Choice Restaurant Poll were tabulated by PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Florham Park.

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Don’t get snookered by reality TV. The Jersey Shore is all about family fun, endless recreation and entertainment choices, and sophisticated nightlife.

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The warm weather is upon us. It’s time to get out and enjoy all that New Jersey has to offer, from craft fairs, to music festivals, to sheep shearing, and yes, even a rodeo.

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