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Bass River State Forest

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Where is the money?

Real good tent/rv sites and just under 200 of them.Some open some private. Do drive thru to find... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Tuckerton, New Jersey
A State Park in New Jersey says it all!

As someone who camps frequently, I have stayed in state parks and forests throughout the country... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Patty J
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If you are looking for a very quiet and peaceful trail walk this is it. We took the YELLOW trail on it's 3 mile loop. If you have back, knee issues, these trails are for you because they have zero elevation and the trail bed...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 September 2018

My husband and I were camping at Bass River recently and we loved it! The lake is beautiful and great for swimming. Lifeguards on duty all day and they are very conscienscious. The campsites are clean and the bathrooms/showers are well maintained. We brought a...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Here on vacay and wanted to drive through the park. We camped here as kids and had great memories and wanted to see it again, but they wanted to charge us a fee.

4  Thank theoktravler
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Real good tent/rv sites and just under 200 of them.Some open some private. Do drive thru to find fight one for you first. Carpenter Bees eating away at buildings and mucho money is needed to repair and build NEW bath and shower rooms.Staff is top...More

2  Thank d2wadsworth
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Several very nice trails - some by the lake and some in the woods - very flat and quiet - orange trail is a hidden secret - look forward to going back for Joe’s trail

1  Thank Caldutti
Reviewed 14 September 2017

As someone who camps frequently, I have stayed in state parks and forests throughout the country. Bass River State Forest is a wonderful escape in the midst of the hustle and bustle of New Jersey. Located on Lake Absegami, kayaking, swimming, fishing, canoeing is all...More

Thank Patty J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed for the weekend and even camping with chilly temperatures, we had a great time. Kayaking was our goal and the water was warm so it made for a great trip!

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I spent a weekend in a shelter renta at Bass River State Forest. I have been to this campground before, several years ago, tent camping. The condition of the shelter was deplorable. I've been at many campgrounds and in many structures from rustic to modern,...More

2  Thank xoxo59
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Bass River is an awesome park and comes at a great rate too. If you like to camp but don't want to break the bank give this place a try!. There are tons of trails to hike on around the lake or out into the...More

3  Thank TMcKenna137
Reviewed 8 September 2016

After blueberry and peach picking in Chatsworth, we would take a ride through Bass River, there are cabinets to rent, kayak rentals, etc. Pleasant day in the New Jersey State Forest. A good get away day.

1  Thank Julia L
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