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4 Spots to Watch the Sunrise and Sunset in North Jersey

Explore some of the top places to watch the sunrise and sunset in New Jersey. So sit back, relax, and watch the show at these amazing spots in North Jersey. 1. Mount Tammany (Knowlton Township) https://www.instagram.com/p/BV4-p2gjZtP/ One of our top…

Have a Rocky Hiking Adventure in Schooley’s Mountain Park

Explore this Long Valley hike, New York-New Jersey Trail Conference’s Hike of the Week, for a variety of outdoor elements — starting the hiking season off strong! We partner with a few organizations to feature all that New Jersey brings…

Spring into Action: 6 Tips for Tree Planting in the Garden State

Spring has sprung and so has tree planting season in The Garden State! Whether you're planting in your own yard or beautifying a local park, follow these tips to ensure sapling success. 1: Find Your Zone It is important to…

3 Ways to Discover the Wetlands in the Meadowlands

The Meadowlands may be known for the racetrack or the sports complex, but nestled next to the Turnpike and the Hackensack River is Richard W. DeKorte Park and the Meadowlands Environment Center. Walk with the wildlife along the boardwalk and…

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,…

Find a New Community (& Explore with Purpose) with Hike the World

If you’ve ever wanted to join a hiking group in New Jersey but didn’t know where to start, begin with Hike the World — you’ll find an upbeat group of hikers shining a light on mental health awareness through hiking…