Highlands, New Jersey

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Highlands Bay Avenue District

Unique nautical craft specialty shops, fine &

Highlands, NJ Other Attractions

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

Huber Woods Environmental Center

Variety of hands-on displays featuring plants, animals, weather room, and birdwatching....

Jenkinson's Aquarium

Sharks, penguins, seals, touch tank, rain forest, school programs offered. Open year round....

Funtown Amusement Pier

Rides, games, food, and attractions for all ages....

Lakewood Country Club

18 holes. Semi-private....

Point Pleasant Parasail

Oceanfront flights....