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Bull's Island Recreation Area

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Great spot at the right price!

Located on rt 29 a few miles north of Stockton this riverside park offers water access, hiking... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Stockton, New Jersey
Suspension Bridge

Incredibly 'scenic suspension footbridge across the Delaware with canal walks along both sides of... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Peter B
Stockton, New Jersey
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2185 Daniel Bray Hwy, Stockton, NJ 08559-1816
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Located on rt 29 a few miles north of Stockton this riverside park offers water access, hiking, picnicking, a scenic suspension footbridge to PA (and back!) and the Black Bass Inn, lots of parking and an interesting and informative nature center. Also as part of...More

1  Thank mandobanjo
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Incredibly 'scenic suspension footbridge across the Delaware with canal walks along both sides of the river. Plus a little store in Pennsylvania that was the family home pf Martin Johnson Heade, a famous American landscape painter.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Very nice place for a walk or pike ride. Nice view walking across pedestrian bridge We went for a long walk and enjoyed it

Thank J G
Reviewed April 26, 2017

The views of the Delaware river from the paths are beautiful. There are picnic areas and facilities, which I appreciate. I like taking the pedestrian bridge to Pennsylvania. At the Pennsylvania end you can find the Black Bass restaurant which has spectacular views

Thank Aigli P
Reviewed February 21, 2017

This is a great park for picnicing, walking, biking and being by the Delaware river. We ride our bikes here and always stop and take in the view on the bridge. Or walk across to get lunch in Lumberville PA. A very popular spot in...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by on the way to Frenchtown. Plenty of parking, restrooms, a playground for the kids, picnic tables and grills, launch area for canoes & kayaks. The pedestrian bridge across the Delaware River offers awesome views of this beautiful spot. Plenty of space to...More

Thank fred e
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Our main reason for visiting was to walk the footbridge. The park itself is at the intersection of route 29 and Quarry road. When you get there you will see the sign for Bulls island park. Pull in past the first parking area and drive...More

1  Thank schmutaki
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This charming "old-school" state park is fantastic for bike riders at all levels! Tow Path rides on both sides of the river. Great EX access and parking. Route: loop up thru Frenchtown (about 22 mi) is easy riding on a city/touring bike. Go both sides...More

Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Bull's island is a great place to go birding. It is also great for hiking and enjoying the Delaware River. Take advantage of the expertise of the office workers if you go. Its also just fun to get on the walk bridge and snap a...More

Thank rivernan
Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is a wonderful park to start or stop during your travels along Route 29 in New Jersey. Situated just a few miles north of the town of Stockton, NJ this park offers camping, fishing as well as a welcome center with rest rooms. There...More

Thank Frederick S
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September 10, 2017|
Response from Aigli P | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any camping facilities being open. It is a place for a picnic and nature walks.