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10 Amazing Lake Trips You Need To Take In New Jersey This Summer

New Jersey has miles of incredible coastline and some of the best beaches in America. While it’s wonderful spending a summer day on the ocean, we also offer amazing lakes. While you’ll find hidden gems dotted throughout the Garden State, these are a few favorites. I’ve included a mix of our most popular spots and several local favorites; perhaps you’ll include them in your Memorial Day Weekend plans?

New Jersey’s lakes are wonderful summer day trip destinations and these ten are just the start. What’s your favorite New Jersey lake? Do you prefer swimming, fishing or boating? If you’d rather spend a day on the ocean, consider a getaway to Wildwood Crest – a top 2017 summer travel destination. Learn more here. Perhaps rivers are more your style? Dine on the Mullica or tube on the Delaware.

Kristen Koennemann
Kristen is a freelance writer, editor and social-media manager who really loves her state. She's here to share all that New Jersey has to offer with residents and the rest of the world.