Voorhees State Park

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Voorhees State Park

251 Rt. 513, Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
908-638-8572
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Property Description

Voorhees, like Parvin State Park, served as a camp for the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) - Franklin Roosevelt's program to get people back to work during the Depression. The CCC planted trees and constructed shelters, picnic sites and trails throughout the park. Two overlooks provide scenic views of Round Valley Reservoir and Spruce Run Reservoir. Facilities and activities include observatory, camping, fishing, hunting, scenic overlook, picnic tables, picnic shelters, group picnic facilities, playground, exercise course. Winter sports include sledding, cross-country skiing. Trails are available for hiking, nature trails, biking, mountain biking and exercise parcourse. Campsites: 47 tent and trailer sites with fire rings and picnic tables are available. Modern toilets and showers are within walking distance. Trailer sanitary station and campsites are open April 1 – Oct. 31. Group campsites: Two group sites; capacity: 50 campers each. Picnic tables, fire rings, toilets, showers. Open April 1 – Oct. 31. Shelters: Three shelters. Cabin-like structures with wood stove for heat and two double-deck bunks, which sleep up to four people. Sites include a fire ring and picnic table. Open April 1 – Oct. 31.