If You Live In New Jersey, You Must Visit This Amazing State Park
New Jersey has over three dozen incredible state parks and forests, the largest of which is Wharton State Forest. At over 110,000 acres, it is the largest tract of land owned by the state park system. The official mailing address is in Hammonton, though it takes up much of the Pinelands.
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A truly unforgettable trip, Wharton State Forest is affordable, too. I’d highly recommend a visit to nature lovers, history buffs, and everyone in between. Have you been to Wharton State Forest before? Share your experiences in the comments! Are there any other New Jersey state parks you would like to see featured? Let me know.
Kristen is a writer, editor, and social media maven who loves her state. Born and raised in New Jersey, sharing all it has to offer is her passion. After attending Montclair State University, she continued her education online, obtaining certifications in social media management.
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