The Hidden Beaches Road Trip That Will Show You New Jersey Like Never Before

New Jersey offers an abundance of beautiful beaches. Our neighbors from surrounding states love to take advantage of that (as do we) and the shores in towns like Point Pleasant, Seaside Heights, Asbury Park, Ocean City and Wildwood can get pretty crowded. One way to avoid throngs of tourists is to visit some of our more serene beaches without big commercial boardwalks. Here are a few where you’ll probably be able to find a spot on the sand.

If you’re looking to avoid crowds, click here for directions. For other hidden beaches in New Jersey, check out this list of 10.