Are you always looking for the coolest underrated places in New Jersey? We’ve got a quick list for you that highlights some of our favorite hidden gem spots! How many have you visited so far?
1. Highlands Natural Pool, Ringwood
This natural spring-fed pool in New Jersey is one of the best places to cool off on a
hot summer day. Come relax in the mountains and soak your stresses away!
2. Allaire's Dinosaur Forest
The only Dinosaur Forest in New Jersey is right here in Allaire State Park.
Explore this fascinating public art project and meet a whole bunch of your favorite dinos up close!
3. Sterling Hill Mining Museum
Talk about underrated places in New Jersey! The Sterling Hill Mining Museum is a
true hidden gem. Who knew you could take a mine tour in New Jersey?
4. Sayen House and Gardens
If you want to take an easy trail that transports you to another world, walk around Sayen Gardens.
This garden park in Hamilton is one of the most underrated places in New Jersey.
5. Big Snow American Dream, the Meadowlands
The only Indoor Ski Slope in North America is right here in the Meadowlands.
Big Snow is located at the American Dream Mall and it's a blast for experienced and novice skiers.
Those new to the sport will find the gentle slope and small crowd size
helpful when learning how to stop and turn, and more experienced skiers
can use the excellent lift-to-slope-time ratio to run drills, practice new skills,
or try out park features.
Did we highlight a spot that you love? If you haven’t visited the places listed above, you’ve got to clear your calendar and get exploring!
Address: Highlands natural pool, 180 Snake Den Rd, Ringwood, NJ 07456
Address: Allaire State Park, 4265 Atlantic Ave, Wall Township, NJ 07727
Address: Sterling Hill Mining Museum, 30 Plant St, Ogdensburg, NJ 07439
Address: Sayen House and Gardens, 155 Hughes Dr, Hamilton Square, NJ 08690
Address: Big SNOW American Dream, 1 American Dream Wy, East Rutherford, NJ 07073
Written, Compiled & Edited by
The Bergen Review Media Team