Most People Don’t Know There’s a Kayak Park Hiding In New Jersey

There are plenty of incredible state parks in New Jersey, many of which allow kayaking. Wharton State Forest is a favorite and should not be missed but there are smaller, local parks that don’t get the attention they deserve. One of the best may surprise you…

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Have you been kayaking at Overpeck County Park? I’ve had so much fun on the creek! You can find the kayak center at the 50 Fort Lee Road, Leonia entrance. To learn more about kayak rentals, click here. To learn more about the park, click here. For a different kind of boating adventure in New Jersey, check out this ferry boat.