Attractions and Upcoming Events

Fort Hancock

Located in the Sandy Hook Unit of Gateway National Recreation Area near the tip of the Sandy Hook peninsula overlooking the entrance to New York Harbor, this fort played a key role in harbor defense and navigation since 1764 when the Sandy Hook Lighthouse (the oldest operating lighthouse in America)

Highlands, NJ Historic Forts

Things to do near Highlands, NJ

Miss Barnegat Light

Sport fishing....

Bobbie's Boat Rentals

Motorized boats....

Shupp's Landing

Small boat rentals....

Stephen Crane House Museum

Home of the author of the Red Badge of Courage....

Cheesequake State Park

Interpretive center,53 campsites, swimming, boating, canoeing, fishing, mountainbike, nature trails and picnic areas....