Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

Barnegat Lighthouse - Photo by Dan Balogh Barnegat Lighthouse - Photo by Dan Balogh
39.763081, -74.107005

Very limited hiking, but great views and birding

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

A popular tourist destination, the Barnegat Lighthouse is on the northern tip of Long Beach Island. Climbing to the top of the lighthouse yields a panoramic view of Island Beach, Barnegat Bay, Long Beach Island and, of course, the Atlantic Ocean. The area is a wonderful place to observe many species of birds, especially during the spring and fall...

Park Acreage:

32.00 acres


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Contact Information

Web Link:

New Jersey DEP, Division of Parks and Forestry


(609) 494-2016


Some times and places; check with park

Dogs in park:

Dogs on leash

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December 30, 2014
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Check out a's take on the remnant Maritime forest found at Barnegat Lighthouse State Park!   Plenty of Pictures!!!!
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