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Hopatcong State Park

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Just a relaxing day

It’s a great way to relax. I personally walk the trails and afterward meditate for a couple of... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2019
fatimas823
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Garwood, New Jersey
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Visit to Hopatkong Lake on 25-May-2019

Lake Hopatcong is the largest freshwater body in New Jersey, United States, about 4 square miles... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2019
DY P
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Towson, Maryland
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Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

It’s a great way to relax. I personally walk the trails and afterward meditate for a couple of minutes . And I went to windless restaurant and had a awesome launch

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019

Lake Hopatcong is the largest freshwater body in New Jersey, United States, about 4 square miles (10 km²) in area. Lake Hopatcong was produced by damming and flooding of two ponds, known as the Great Pond and Little Pond, and the Musconetcong River, its natural...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank DY P
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a perfect family outing location. The best times are in the summer, the winter time is prettier.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 331feliciad
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We came here on Saturday and it was great. The beach was clean and so was the water. Parking is limited so you must arrive early which was ok with us. It's only $10 a car load which is fantastic and a season pass is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
6  Thank karlahmia
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Easy boat launch at South end of the lake. It was before Memorial Day and we missed the sign to stop and pay in the main building for the launch (the entry shack was unmanned at the time and the sign was not very visible...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Yukon2017
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

We came on a summer Friday and loved it. Parking was no problem and it was not crowded. Beautiful lake, clean water, water was very warm. Great swimming for kids, swimming beach is shallow and the water was clear. There are two playgrounds (one right...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank Venture625472
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Went for the first time to Kayak here and i swear every boater sped up passing us to try and flip us. I felt completely unsafe here and would never come back. Just because you have the bigger boat doesn't make you better. You all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank Cristina W
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Absolute harassment by the state park police. I visit the park every morning at 6 am, with not a soul in sight, i have a puppy, I let him off the leash and he runs around and enjoys life. This goes on for half an...More

Date of experience: November 2016
6  Thank Milo M
Reviewed October 24, 2016

we were at this place to see the falls late october this place is a gem hidden Near Jersey. To start with the drive itself is beautiful, once there you can just park your take a stroll around and admire the beauty around they have...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sanjeev_Sharma
Reviewed September 7, 2016

State park with awesome lake view and with lot of grilling spots. Can do lot of water activities jet skiing , kids and adults lake swimming ( in 3 ft) .Simply enjoy summer there .

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Malini N
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General parking is available not sure about military veterans. Adequate parking is there.
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