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Cape May Point State Park

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Several Trails, Beach, and Lighthouse

well worth the visit to see the lighthouse, walk the nature trails, or go to the beach. Large... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Wtrav77
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Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
Great walks.

The park has some great wooded walks, though the marshes, around ponds and down the beach. History... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
EDanella
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Malabar, Florida
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

well worth the visit to see the lighthouse, walk the nature trails, or go to the beach. Large parking lot. Trails go past several ponds with ducks, geese, and swans.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Wtrav77
Reviewed 12 November 2018

The park has some great wooded walks, though the marshes, around ponds and down the beach. History and nature. Climb the lighthouse if you dare.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank EDanella
Reviewed 6 November 2018

If you have an interest in birds, visit the bird sanctuary and read about the annual migration and breeding of different birds. There were several different types of birds there in October. Historians may be interested in the old war bunker. You can go hiking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KatWat39
Reviewed 14 October 2018

If you like watching for birds its great place. The park has nice beach and nice walking trails. One of the best part is FREE PARKING. It was nice to just relax and walk on the sand.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank matjaz2002
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice park with visitor center and bathrooms. Big parking lot and platform for bird watching. We hiked all 3 trails most of which was a boardwalk and included some docks and platforms to bird watch. Ponds also along the trail.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My husband and I are locals and love coming down here whenever we get the chance. Not only is there a Lighthouse and a beach...you can bird watch or go for a hike. There are 3 main trails (red, yellow, and blue) which total about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kbron2
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Most people who visit the park come to view the lighthouse, go to the beach or look for birds in the area. You can walk the trails to see wetlands and perhaps if you are lucky, migrating hawks. One of the trails is a boardwalk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ITRT
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Really nice park with walking trails that lead to ponds, woods and beach. Nice facilities. Good viewing platforms. Lots of wild flowers, butterflies and birds. Large parking lot.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bfcantwell
Reviewed 15 September 2018

What do you have when you combine a gorgeous beach, lovely walking trails, nature and birds, topped off with good parking and facilities? Cape May Point State Park. Plan to spend more time then you expect for it will entice you to stay longer. This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Nice walk along a well maintained trail. We saw lots of birds, even though temperatures were well over 100 degrees. Nice lady at visitors center loaned us binoculars which we used often. Stopped at an area near parking lot where there were 2 people with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank straw1
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Dogs on a leash are allowed from September 15 until April 15.
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