Governor Phil Murphy • Lt.Governor Sheila Oliver
NJ Home | Services A to Z | Departments/Agencies | FAQs  
State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
DEP Home | About DEP | Index by Topic | Programs/Units | DEP Online 

Fall Calendar of Events

October

10/25/2020 - 10/31/2020

 

November

11/1/2020 - 11/7/2020

11/8/2020 - 11/14/2020

11/15/2020 - 11/21/2020

11/22/2020 - 11/28/2020

11/29/2020 - 11/30/2020

 



Week of 10/25/2020 - 10/31/2020

Monday Morning Walk
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
26-Oct 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Start your week off with a nice walk every Monday morning. Length and speed determined by group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Wednesday Walkers
Kittatinny Valley State Park, Goodale Field   
28-Oct 9 - 10 am
Description: A 2.5-mile walk on mostly flat trails and gravel roads - "Discover What You've Been Missing!" Participants advised to wear comfortable walking or hiking shoes.
Age: Adults
Pre-registration required; 35 participants maximum.
Please call (973)786-6445. Weather permitting. Masks Required.
 
Wednesday Morning Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
28-Oct 10:00 am        
Description: Adult hike of 3-5 miles, slow to moderate pace based on group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Seasons of Change Hike
Double Trouble State Park, Double Trouble Village
29-Oct 10:00 am
Description: Join us for a guided hike on our nature trail to view the fall foliage as it changes color available.  Meet outside restroom building.
Age: Ages 6 & up
No registration required.
Weather permitting. Masks Required.
 
Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
30-Oct 10 - 11:15 am        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.
 
Musket Firing Demonstration
Washington Crossing State Park, Sullivan's Grove near Visitor Center
30- Oct 2:00 PM
Description: Interpretive talk of the Christmas Night Crossing and Battle of Trenton followed by Musket Firing.
Age: All ages
No registration. Weather permitting.
For more information call (609) 737-0623.  Masks Required.
              
Village Walking Tours
Double Trouble State Park,
Double Trouble Village - Old General Store
31-Oct 10:00 am
Description: Join us for a guided walking tour of Double Trouble Village, learning about the former sawmill and cranberry industries in this preserved company town.  Limited number of "pods" (a group of up to 5 people from same household) available. 
Age: Ages 6 & up
Register at www.facebook.com/DoubleTroubleStatePark
Weather permitting. Masks Required.
 
Musket Firing Demonstration
Washington Crossing State Park, Sullivan's Grove near Visitor Center
31- Oct 2:00 pm
Description: Interpretive talk of the Christmas Night Crossing and Battle of Trenton followed by Musket Firing.
Age: All ages
No registration. Weather permitting.
For more information call (609) 737-0623.  Masks Required

The Grounds & Gardens of Ringwood Manor         
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
31-Oct 10:30am                   
Description: 2-hour walking tour of property discussing outbuildings, historic objects, and formal gardens of the estate          
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

The Cemetery at Ringwood Manor       
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
31-Oct 1:00pm                     
Description: A 45-minute walking tour of the historic cemetery on the property.
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

Highlights Around the House        
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
31-Oct 2:30pm                     
Description:   A shorter, 1 hour, walking tour of the Ringwood Manor property discussing outbuildings, historic objects, and formal gardens of the estate.
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

     


Week of 11/1/2020 - 11/7/2020

The Grounds & Gardens of Ringwood Manor         
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
1-Nov 10:30am                    
Description: 2-hour walking tour of property discussing outbuildings, historic objects, and formal gardens of the estate          
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

The Cemetery at Ringwood Manor       
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
1-Nov 1:00pm                      
Description: A 45-minute walking tour of the historic cemetery on the property.
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

Highlights Around the House        
Ringwood State Park, Ringwood Manor  
1-Nov 2:30pm                      
Description:   A shorter, 1 hour, walking tour of the Ringwood Manor property discussing outbuildings, historic objects, and formal gardens of the estate.
Age:  All ages
Advanced registration required. Weather permitting.
For more information call (973)962-2240. Masks Required.

Family Nature Walk
Washington Crossing State Park, Nature Center
1-Nov 1:30 pm
Description: Naturalist guided trail walk.
Age: All Ages
Pre-registration required; Please call (609)737-0609.        
Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Monday Morning Walk
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
2-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Start your week off with a nice walk every Monday morning. Length and speed determined by group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Wednesday Morning Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
4-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Adult hike of 3-5 miles, slow to moderate pace based on group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
6-Nov 10 - 11:15 am        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Friday Night with Lights
Wawayanda State Park, Campsites
6-Nov 10 – 7:00 pm      
Description: Guided 3-mile night hike followed by a campfire.
Age: All ages.
Registration required. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Cannon Firing Demonstration
Washington Crossing State Park, Sullivan's Grove near Visitor Center
7-Nov 12, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30pm
Description: Cannon Firing demonstrations by Lamb's Artillery
Age: All ages
No registration. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Kayak Tour
Wawayanda State Park, Boat Lot
4-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Come out and explore the 255 acres of Wawayanda Lake on a guided kayak tour.
Age: All ages
Registration required. $5 per person.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.


Week of 11/8/2020 - 11/14/2020

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
8-Nov 1 - 2:15 pm        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park
8-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Guided, 8+ miles at a moderate pace.  Not for Beginners.
Age: Adult
Registration required. 20 persons maximum. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

 

Monday Morning Walk
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
9-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Start your week off with a nice walk every Monday morning. Length and speed determined by group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Kayak Tour
Wawayanda State Park, Boat Lot
10-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Come out and explore the 255 acres of Wawayanda Lake on a guided kayak tour.
Age: All ages
Registration required. $5 per person.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Wednesday Morning Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
11-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Adult hike of 3-5 miles, slow to moderate pace based on group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
12-Nov 10 - 11:15 am        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Friday the 12th Hike for Teens
Wawayanda State Park
13-Nov 10 – 6:30 pm        
Description: Hike for teens to get out and have fun in the forest! Approx. 2 miles at a slow to moderate pace.
Age: 14-17 years
Registration required. $5/ person
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park
14-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Guided, 8+ miles at a moderate pace.  Not for Beginners.
Age: Adult
Registration required. 20 persons maximum. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.


Week of 11/15/2020 - 11/21/2020

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
15-Nov 1 - 2:15 pm        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

Shelter Building / Wilderness Survival
Washington Crossing State Park, Nature Center
15-Nov 1:30pm
Description: learn to build a weatherproof shelter out of native materials
Age: All ages
No registration. Weather permitting. Masks Required.
For more information call (609)737-0609

Kids Scavenger Hunt
Wawayanda State Park, Boat Lot
15-Nov 10 – 10:00 am      
Description: Have your child come learn about their local state park on a 1.5 mile, slow pace hike while completing a scavenger hunt!
Age: 5-8 years.
Registration required. 20 persons maximum. $5/ person.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Monday Morning Walk
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
16-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Start your week off with a nice walk every Monday morning. Length and speed determined by group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Wednesday Morning Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
18-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Adult hike of 3-5 miles, slow to moderate pace based on group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Friday Night with Lights
Wawayanda State Park, Campsites
20-Nov 10 – 7:00 pm      
Description: Guided 3-mile night hike followed by a campfire.
Age: All ages.
Registration required. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required. 

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
21-Nov 1 - 2:15 pm        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.

                               


Week of 11/22/2020 - 11/28/2020

Geocache the State Park
Washington Crossing State Park, Nature Center
22-Nov 1:30pm
Description: Locate geocaches in WCSP.
Age: pre-teen - adult
No registration. $2.00 fee. Weather permitting. Masks Required.
For more information call (609)737-0609

Monday Morning Walk
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
23-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Start your week off with a nice walk every Monday morning. Length and speed determined by group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Wednesday Morning Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
25-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Adult hike of 3-5 miles, slow to moderate pace based on group.
Age: Adult
No registration.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

2nd Annual Turkey Hike
Wawayanda State Park, Beach Parking Lot
27-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Join us on our 2nd annual day after turkey hike! Moderately paced 6-mile hike
Registration required. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Nature Hike
Cheesequake State Park, Trailhead
28-Nov 1 - 2:15 pm        
Description: Seasonal Hike along the trails at Cheesequake State Park.
Age: Ages 6 and Up
No registration; 25 participants maximum. 
For more information call (732)566-3208. Weather permitting. Masks Required.
               
Kids Scavenger Hunt
Wawayanda State Park, Boat Lot
28-Nov 10 – 10:00 am      
Description: Have your child come learn about their local state park on a 1.5 mile, slow pace hike while completing a scavenger hunt!
Age: 5-8 years.
Registration required. 20 persons maximum. $5/ person.
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

 


Week of 11/29/2020 - 11/30/2020

Adult Hike
Wawayanda State Park
29-Nov 10 – 10:00 am        
Description: Guided, 8+ miles at a moderate pace.  Not for Beginners.
Age: Adult
Registration required. 20 persons maximum. $8/ person $20/family
For more information call (973) 853-4462. Masks Required.

Department: NJDEP Home | About DEP | Index by Topic | Programs/Units | DEP Online
Statewide: NJ Home | Services A to Z | Departments/Agencies | FAQs

Copyright © State of New Jersey, 1996-2015

Last Updated: October 26, 2020