RV Parks Nearest to Bayonne, New Jersey

RV Parks Nearest to Bayonne, New Jersey
Bayonne, New Jersey, is not necessarily the first place one thinks of for RV camping. But New Jersey does have many state parks and natural areas within its borders, including in the northeast corner. Sea kayakers to the area enjoy dropping their kayaks along the Jersey shoreline. Bayonne proper has no RV campgrounds, but several options are not far away.

Liberty Harbor RV Park

The Liberty Harbor RV Park claims to be the closest RV campground to New York City. The campground in Jersey City, New Jersey, is 15 minutes from Bayonne. This campground allows pets, and offers RV sites with electric, water, sewer, cable TV and Wi-Fi hookups. In addition to the RV hookups, it offers showers, toilets, laundry room and a shuttle to New York City. Urban hikers should try the Ellis Island park or hike up the Statue of Liberty. Sea kayak rentals and tours are available along the Hudson River in New York City.



Liberty Harbor RV Park

11 Luis Munoz Marin Blvd.

Jersey City, NJ 07302

201-386-7500

libertyharborrv.com

Harmony Ridge Farm and Campground

Hike the Peenpack Trail or the Lost Cabin Trail from the Harmony Ridge Farm and Campground in the town of Branchville, 70 minutes' drive from Bayonne, depending on traffic. The campground allows pets if they are leashed, and provide showers, toilets, fire pits, barbecue and picnic tables, and a small playground. You'll have access to swimming and bird watching along the Branchville Reservoir. Sites for RVs have level parking areas, and electric, water and sewer connections.



Harmony Ridge Farm and Campground

23 Risdon Drive

Branchville, NJ 07826

973-948-4941

Long Beach RV Resort

The Long Beach RV Resort is one and a half hours from Bayonne. RV sites have water, cable TV, Wi-Fi and electric connections. Sewer connections are not provided at the resort, so your RV should have a grey water containment system. Long Beach Resort allows pets if leashed. Showers and toilets, a coin-operated laundry and game rooms are on site. Amenities include a swimming pool, playgrounds, sport courts, bicycle rental, hiking trails, horse riding stables and mini golf.



Long Beach RV Resort

30 Route 72

Barnegat, NJ 08005

609-698-5684

longbeachrv.com

Panther Lake Camping Resort

Panther Lake Camping Resort offers sites with water, sewer, electric, cable TV and Wi-Fi connections and is one hour to the west of Bayonne, near the Lamington River. Kayaking and canoeing, as well as fishing is available along the river, as well as multi-use pathways for biking, walking, running or roller-blading. The campground allows pets, and provide showers, toilets, a swimming pool and fire rings. Allamuchy State Park is 10 minutes to the south. The park has trails for hiking and mountain bicycling.



Panther Lake Camping Resort

6 Panther Lake Road

Andover, New Jersey 07821

Article Written By Eric Cedric

A former Alaskan of 20 years, Eric Cedric now resides in California. He's published in "Outside" and "Backpacker" and has written a book on life in small-town Alaska, "North by Southeast." Cedric was a professional mountain guide and backcountry expedition leader for 18 years. He worked in Russia, Iceland, Greece, Turkey and Belize. Cedric attended Syracuse University and is a private pilot.

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