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Interesting place to visit.

Jake's branch Park is a Hidden gem in the pine barrens of Ocean County. Their Nature Center is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beachwood, New Jersey
Good park

I went here for a bike ride yesterday and found it to be an enjoyable and quiet park. The bike... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Jersey
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1100 Double Trouble Rd, Beachwood, NJ 08722-2448
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jake's branch Park is a Hidden gem in the pine barrens of Ocean County. Their Nature Center is wonderful, especially for children and fascinating to us older folk. The observation deck is amazing, you can see miles and miles all the way to Hanger 1...More

Thank eddee70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for a bike ride yesterday and found it to be an enjoyable and quiet park. The bike trail begins near the tennis courts and is a little over a three mile loop. That’s a little short so I did a few laps...More

Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 6 August 2018

hiking, nature and a tower so you can see pretty much all of ocean county and beyond...great fun! We go regularly since we moved to the area.

Thank louisp746
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My grandson loved the nature center and it was especially fun to climb the stairs up the the observation deck where you get an outstanding view of the pine barrens. The trails are nice and the playground is fun. I think someone needs to put...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Relatively flat and open trails, a nice place to bring your dog for a walk. Check yourself for ticks once you’re out of the woods though.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is not your average county park. The nature center made learning about the various elements and people of the Pine Barrens so interesting and was set up to reach the minds of children's and adults. I also learned a lot about fire fighting in...More

Thank Patty N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Have outside in the park ,graden or on one of the many trails there. You can spend 2to 3 hours in the nature center fun for kids 2 to 100. We go at lease once a mounth.

Thank mike c
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Well kept and clean county park in the Pinelands Great place to walk your pups or take a fast walk or trail ride with your bike Everyone is friendly The visitor center is beautiful and the sports fields are well groomed and clean I usually...More

Thank CaptainJV
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Love this park. Great for kids too and super trails. Dogs are allowed on the leash and the building is educational. Great outlook tower too!

Thank Heidi L
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A bit out of the way but that's good because the playground - which has two areas depending on age level - was not crowded. Adequate parking, and there's a series of trails that wind across the park. They have a nature center which has...More

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Emilia B
26 March 2018|
Response from Matt B |
Hi Emilia, I bet it was Berkeley Island County Park. Matt