• NPS Arrowhead place holder

    New Jersey Pinelands

    National Reserve New Jersey

There are park alerts in effect.
hide Alerts »
  • If you have been redirected from the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route

    You were redirected to this site from the New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route because of a sunset clause in the Trail's federal legislation, the NPS lost its legislative authority to manage the trail after 9-30-2011. More »

A Truly Special Place

This is truly a special place. It's classified as a United States Biosphere Reserve and in 1978 was established by Congress as the country’s first National Reserve. It includes portions of seven southern New Jersey counties, and encompasses over one-million acres of farms, forests and wetlands. It contains 56 communities, from hamlets to suburbs, with over 700,000 permanent residents.

Read More