This Delightful General Store In New Jersey Will Have You Longing For The Past

There are some places that flood you with feelings of nostalgia and a longing for the past. They remind you of a simpler time and, hopefully, some very pleasant memories. You know, that local swimming hole, the gas station that’s been around forever or, perhaps, the general store that you stopped by for supplies back when you were a kid. Even if you’ve never been here before, Schooley’s Mountain General Store will surely become a new favorite.

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Notable visitors to the area include the Roosevelts, Astors and Ulysses S. Grant. Schooley’s Mountain General Store is located at 250 Schooleys Mountain Road, Schooleys Mountain. It is open 7 days a week. For more charming old general stores in New Jersey, check out this list.