Belleplain State Forest


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Belleplain State Forest


Location:Off the Garden State Parkway, Exit 17 southbound to Routes 9 and 550 or Exit 13 northbound; follow signs to forest.
Facilities:169 tent and trailer campsites, 2 group campsites with chemical toilets, 14 lean-tos (é), group cabin (é), 5 yurts (é), flush toilets, showers, group picnic area with shelter, ballfields, and playground, food concession, trails (including fitness trail), lookout point, bathhouse, boat launch, canoe rental, interpretive center.
Activities:Camping, boating (electric motors only), canoeing, fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, mountain biking, horseback riding, hunting, trapping, ice fishing, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing .
Special Features:Site includes Lake Nummy, a popular swimming, boating, and fishing area.
Address:County Rt 50
PO Box 450
Woodbine, NJ 08270

Phone:609-861-2404
Web: www.njparksandforests.org/parks/belle.html
Size: 21,034 acres.

See other parks in New Jersey.
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Those of New Jersey provenances were grown from cuttings gathered from healthy, native trees between 25 and 60 years of age, as determined by increment coring, from Lebanon State Forest, Belleplain State Forest, and High Point State Park, located in southern, central, and northern New Jersey, respectively.
Survival for the North Carolina population (88%) was comparable to the survival rates for High Point State Park and Lebanon State Forest (both 88%) and higher than the rate for Belleplain State Forest (68%) (Table 2).
000-acre Belleplain State Forest, the State of New Jersey lets people chop them down to burn in their fireplaces, explains Philip Taylor.