Hit the Trail with NYNJTC’s Hike of the Week

New Jersey is filled with trails — both long and short! — to get you exploring from the mountains to the shore. Whether you’re a fan of cliff side hikes that lead to waterfalls, or winding walks in the woods,…

Photography Tips for Shooting with Your iPhone

There are many ways to switch up and enhance your iPhone photography skills— but first you have to know the basics! Take your iPhone photos to the next level with these tips. The Basics For most of these tips, you…

Exploring Palisades Park from Above and Below

Palisades Interstate Park — which stretches from Fort Lee to Alpine — has it all. You can hike all day up by the New Jersey-New York state line, or enjoy a casual stroll through a picnic area down by the…

9 Top Spots for Mountain Biking in New Jersey

Get out on your bike and into the elements! We’ve created a mountain bike map to help you plan your next adventure. Use this as a tool to get you started. Some of the popular spots are here, but we…

7 of the Best Gardens & Arboretums in the Garden State

Take a tour of New Jersey by visiting these arboretums and gardens all around the Garden State — you’ll find some amazing flowers, sculptures, trees, and maybe some critters! Duke Farms (Hillsborough) We just had our summer meetup here —…

10+ Places to Swim this Summer in New Jersey

It’s almost sweet, sweet summertime and you know what that means — swimming! Here are some places you can go swimming this summer in the Garden State. Get out your sunscreen and get outside! https://www.instagram.com/p/BiH21E_nkpm/ The Beach (and Beachfront Lakes)…

Exploring the History & Outdoors of Princeton

Princeton, New Jersey is home to Princeton University, filled with awesome buildings and amazing architecture, next to a town packed with good eats and shopping. That’s why it’s one of our top spots in New Jersey. So take this virtual…