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Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

Broadway and The Bay, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006
+1 609-494-2016
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Great bit of history

This is a fun quick trip that involves history, physical activity and a great view. Our family... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mona B
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Barnegat lighthouse

Great climb and walk along the water. There is a boardwalk and an additional challenging walk on... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
New Jersey
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On the northern tip of Long Beach Island, this park includes a maritime forest, lighthouse, and access to great birding and fishing sites.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Broadway and The Bay, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006
+1 609-494-2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun quick trip that involves history, physical activity and a great view. Our family enjoys going once a summer! The souvenir shop nearby is also a fun trip!

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Great climb and walk along the water. There is a boardwalk and an additional challenging walk on the rocks.

Thank almanj3
Reviewed 17 November 2017

As if Long Beach Island wasn’t beautiful enough already. This state park is a great way to spend the day, and learn something new. The lighthouse is steep, but the view is worth it. You can walk around the state park & access bathrooms and...More

Thank Cam2Travel
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Standing guard at the Barnegat inlet offers outdoor views and a true sense of what New Jersey's seaside and why this historical natural landscape is so special any season....fishin is good too!

Thank JerseyJohnnie
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I had traveled from NY the day before and it kinda took me forever to get to the hotel I was staying at in Beach haven.The thought of going anywhere the next day was UGH! but this was well worth it..I love lighthouses but have...More

Thank now07
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We went to see the lighthouse and walk on the cement walkway. Very handicap accessible and benches to sit down and rest periodically.Pretty view and nice to watch the boats go by and the fisherman trying to catch fish. There is a sandy part next...More

Thank suzieb14
Reviewed 16 October 2017

First time visiting and we enjoyed the whole area. The lighthouse is well maintained and has a awesome view at the time. There are several landings with information about the lighthouse and also to catch your breath along the way. There is a nice walkway...More

Thank Trixie1953
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Take our 2 beagles to LBI each fall for a short vacation. They love the Lighthouse park. This time of year, dogs are allowed on the beaches. It is a lot of fun to see them explore new things. This park gets nicer every year....More

Thank SandyDieter
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We've climber other lighthouses. The stairs are quite steep and narrow at Barnegat Light. We did enjoy the view at the top, and the walk out toward the ocean. We sat on the sand behind the lighthouse on the bay side. All lovely.

Thank JM17522
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The park is clean, well maintained and offers great views of the ocean past the sea wall and boats entering the inlet. We did not climb to the top of the lighthouse but it is an options for I presume even better views of LBI....More

Thank John C
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Arlene M
1 January 2018|
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Response from 4onpark | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I just saw your question, I would have to say I doubt it would be open as it is a state holiday. Though you can likely walk through the park.
Chrissie G
12 April 2017|
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