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#NJspotsDrone Challenge – Fall 2017

This Fall @NJspots is teaming up with our friends over at @VisualDroneArt to co-host a #NJspotsDrone challenge. Drone photographers are invited to share their aerial views and creatives with the community in New Jersey. Below are the guidelines for the challenge.

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NJspots Guide: Black River Rock Ruins & Waterfall

One of the favorite spots of our founder, Virginia (@buewho), this trail loop and special place is a cool one to check out. Nestled in the back of the woods along a peaceful river you will come across a unique spot of what was once a mill along the Black River in Chester, New Jersey. This is our #NJspots guide for finding the rock ruins off the Black River Trail in Chester, NJ.

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5 Must-Have Apps for Planning Your Travels

So you’re looking to explore some places, maybe a New Jersey tour road trip or an adventurous journey away from New Jersey. Regardless there are some great tools and apps you can use to help plan your trip and use while you’re traveling. These are some of the apps I constantly use for my travels.

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5 Travel Essentials I Bring On Every Trip

It’s easy to get carried away with all the gadgets and accessories that are readily available in today’s travel inspired world, but these are some of my favorites that I never leave home without. Some of them you probably have, but it’s a matter of remembering them for your next trip.

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NJspots Guide: Sandy Hook

The Hook is also home to the (guess the name?) Sandy Hook lighthouse (right? who would have thought?). There you can sign up for a tour and walk your way to the top of the of it; tours are offered for free every hour from 1:00-4:00 pm, and they DO fill up.

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5 Best Waterfall Hikes in New Jersey

The weather is getting warmer, the sun is staying out longer, and the days are getting more adventurous for those looking to explore New Jersey in the spring and summer. We are always looking for new places to adventure in the Garden State, so we have put together a guide for the best waterfall hikes in New Jersey. Get your car gassed up and get ready to explore!

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Rutgers Gardens Instameet Wrap Up

The highlight of Rutgers Gardens is the Bamboo Forest (yes, they have a bamboo forest). We were immersed by giant sticks of bamboo coming from all directions. It’s pretty easy to get lost and forget that you’re in New Jersey and not the Himalayas.