This Little Known Lake In New Jersey Will Be Your New Favorite Summer Destination

When you think of a lake in New Jersey, what comes to mind? Lake Hopatcong? Atsion? Round Valley Reservoir? It’s probably not Lake Carnegie, but this unique spot has a fascinating history.

Though swimming is not permitted, the scenic spot is a meeting place for students, locals, and anyone who wants to enjoy its beauty. There is no cost to access the lake and it hosts numerous species of birds and wildlife for visitors to (respectfully) enjoy. For other New Jersey lakes to enjoy, check out my previous article: There’s Something Magical About These 12 New Jersey Lakes In The Summer.