• Allaire Village, Inc. is a non-profit educational and historic preservation organization working in a unique partnership with the State of New Jersey.

  • Smithville Village Shopping Center

  • Cattus Island is part of the Ocean County Parks System and it is conservation area dedicated nature and education.

New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail

The New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail is over 127 miles of Atlantic coastline and over 83 miles of shoreline along the Raritan and Delaware Bays. The New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route "Auto-Route” was established in 1988 through federal legislation to raise awareness and public support, along with stewardship and protection of natural and cultural resources. The auto-route is approximately 300 miles long.

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NJ Coastal Heritage Trail

The trail route begins at the Raritan Bay in Perth Amboy , flows to Sandy Hook and then south down the entire Atlantic coast of New Jersey to Cape May. It then hooks back up the Delaware Bay and River from Cape May to Deepwater near the Delaware Memorial Bridge. The New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail encompasses five regions; Sandy Hook, Barnegat Bay, Absecon, Cape May and the Delsea.

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Richard Stockton College CRC

The Richard Stockton College Coastal Research Center (CRC) originated in 1981 to assist local municipalities with coastal environmental issues related to recurring storm damage and...

Administrator May 20, 2014 Environment Protection 103 Views

Find information on beaches, hotels, rentals, fishing, restaurants, and bars check out Shorefun the New Jersey Shore Travel Guide.


Lenape or Lenni-Lenape native Americans

by Administrator on Apr 14, 2014

Lenape or Lenni-Lenape were the first native Americans to live on the land now known as New Jersey. Continue reading →

Cape May County Earth Day Fair 2014

by Administrator on Apr 4, 2014

The Annual Cape May County Earth Day Fair is more than just a day in the park. Continue reading →

Twin Lights

by Administrator on Apr 1, 2014

The lighthouse overlooks the Sandy Hook area of the Gateway's National Park. Continue reading →

Maritime History 984 Views

Clean Ocean Action’s Beach Sweeps 2014

by Administrator on Apr 1, 2014

Register for Clean Ocean Action’s Beach Sweeps on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9-12:30 PM. Continue reading →

Annual Historic House Tour

by Administrator on Mar 31, 2014

Cape May Court House -Third Annual Historic House Tour Continue reading →

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This New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail website was established because of a sunset clause in the trail's federal legislation, the NPS made a decision to remove the trail's individual website and redirected people to the New Jersey Pinelands website.

New Jersey Tourism information can be found at the NJ Travel Guide