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New Jersey Camping

Campground and lake camping in New Jersey.

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NJ Campgrounds

New Jersey offers a variety of places to camp. Whether you like to camp in a tent, set up a camping trailer or camp in the comfort of a motorhome or RV, New Jersey has a multitude of camping opportunities for everyone. There are places to camp near most New Jersey cities like Flemington, Trenton, Newark, Paterson, Cherry Hill, Williamstown, Atlantic City, Toms River, Clinton, Edison and many others. Area attractions, New Jersey State Parks and national parks combine to expand your options for camping in places like Morristown National Historical Park, Edison National Historic Site, Belleplain State Forest, New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve, Gateway National Recreation Area, Ellis Island National Monument, High Point State Park, Jenny Jump State Forest, Cheesequake State Park, Parvin State Park, Wharton State Forest, Washington Crossing State Park and others offer additional camping venues.

Enhance your fishing trip by camping nearby your favorite fishing lakes and rivers. Use the New Jersey map to identify potential fishing waters and nearby camping opportunities. Then visit our sister site, AA-Camping, to find campgrounds near your fishing destination. You will also be able to learn all about camping - including how to plan your trip, traveling, camp set up, camp cooking, safety in the outdoors, and how to properly break down your camp.

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US Forest Service

National Parks Service

For additional information on planning your trip visit the National Forest Service outdoor and camping tips.

There is camping nearby lakes in New Jersey as well including Lake Hopatcong, Round Valley Reservoir, Greenwood Lake, Wanaque Reservoir, Laytons Lake, Merrill Creek Reservoir, Atlantic City Reservoir, Union Lake, Manasquan Reservoir and Spruce Run Reservoir. Visit the All Awesome Camping website for additional information on camping in New Jersey. The site includes a section for locating campgrounds in New Jersey, RV and motorhome dealers, tents, camping gear, accessories and more much for all your NJ camping needs.

Camping and campgrounds nearby fishing

Camping and fishing

There are great places to go camping throughout the Garden State. Look here for tips on campgrounds and campsites preferred by NJ anglers. Experience the outdoors in New Jersey. Enjoy the back country away from the hustle and bustle of every day life. Whether you like to hike, explore, fish, hunt or simply sleep late in a sleeping bag, you have many options to fulfill your camping preferences.

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