Wawayanda State Park
885 Warwick Tpk.,
Hewitt, NJ 07462
The quiet charm of Wawayanda appeals to hikers, campers, swimmers and boaters. Forested hills surround Lake Wawayanda creating a restful backdrop for canoeists, boaters and fishermen, while steep mountains challenge casual as well as serious hikers.
A 20-mile stretch of the Appalachian Trail runs through the park, while the top of Wawayanda Mountain offers sensational views. More than 40 miles of trails are marked in the park. The park also features the Barrett Farm Historic Site.
Camping, fishing, hunting, picnic tables, food concession, boating / canoeing (electric motors only), trailer launch, cartop launch, boat rentals, canoe rentals, swimming, playground. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, ice fishing, ice skating and snowmobiling. Trails are available for hiking, biking, mountain biking, horseback riding.
Group Campsites: Three group sites with a clivus restroom; Seven person minimum. Water is not available at campsites; it must be carried from the main office building. Open April 1 thru Oct. 31. Firewood available for purchase at park office.