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Aquariums & Hatcheries
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ 08103
---------- Over 760,000 gallon Tank holding well over 1,500 fish
The Aquarium for Wildlife Conservation
300 Ocean Ave.
Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
---------- Located on the boardwalk, open all year round 58,000 gallon exhibit. This is done very nicely, lots of informative and helpful employees. Great for adults and children alike. This is a good place to stop, when the weather is rainy or cold.
Pequest Trout Hatchery
N.J. Division of Fish and Wildlife Pequest Trout Hatchery & Natural Resource Ed. Ctr.
605 Pequest Rd.
Oxford, NJ 07863
---------- Visitors will see how a 600,000 brook, brown and rainbow trout are raised each year.
Review -- www.fieldtrip.com/NJ/86374125.htm
Astronomy & Space
|Hubble related |
---------- Is a scientific experiment that uses Internet-connected computers in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). You can participate by running a free program that downloads and analyzes radio telescope data.
Check out the statistics section !!!
http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu -- www.spacesounds.com/thoughts/Index.html
Amateur Astronomers Inc
at Union county College
---------- Two telescopes, One with a 10-inch f/15 refractor, and the other with a 24-inch f/11 Cassegrain reflector. Open to the public Fridays. Check the weather conditions before going.
Large list of clubs in NJ
North Jersey Astronomical Group in NJ
---------- An independent, student-based organization which promotes the exploration and development of space. Includes shuttle launch dates.
South Jersey Astronomy Club
The Library is located at
2050 Route 631 (Tuckahoe Rd.)
---------- Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at the Upper Cape Branch (Upper Township), Cape May County Library.
|Dreyfuss Planetarium at Newark Museum|
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
Robert J Novins Planetarium
Ocean County College
Toms River, NJ
www.ocean.edu/campus/planetarium/Index.htm -- Offers Birthday Parties.
222 Jackson Road
Central New Jersey-Pennsylvania UFO Study Group
221 Joan Terrace
609-631-8955 or 609-883-6921
---------- Meets the first Wednesday of the month at the Hamilton Township Library at 7:30 p.m. since September, 1984.
Bed and Breakfast Locations
Before staying in a Bed & Breakfast, you should always ask if they have air conditioning, private or shared bathrooms, include beach passes, and the distance from the attraction that you want to see.
(Ocean, beach, center of town, shows, etc.)
---------- Cape May has roughly 600 Victorian homes in it's 2 1/2 sq. mile Island. There are somewhere between 200 and 300 B&B's depending on which tour guide you listen to. There are also Condos for rent. Make sure you see the Washington St. mall, and the numerous places to eat, many in the B&B's.
This site list many things to do and places to eat.
Harry Packer Mansion
1 Packer Hill Rd.
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
---------- In the Victorian Village of Jim Thorpe, PA, a magnificent mansion stands as a sentinel overlooking the town. Used as the model for the haunted mansion in Disney World, The Harry Packer Mansion, Bed and Breakfast is the perfect setting for Murder Mystery Weekends. The interior of the Bed and Breakfast is anything but spooky should you prefer a romantic getaway versus a weekend of crime.
www.bbonline.com -- Checkout this room This B&B spent over 3 million dollars in restoration fees. www.bbonline.com/NJ/angelsea/rooms.html
Lists many B&Bs
www.njinns.com -- http://innformation.com/b&b
Camp grounds in New Jersey
---------- Informative information
---------- Camping and hiking information with tips for parents.
New Jersey Campground Owner Association
---------- Camping, cabins, RVing
Neat camps to go to
Camping, Birding, Golf, Hiking, Running, Misc.
Birds & Birding
NJ Audubon Society
Camping, Birding, Golf, Hiking, Running, Misc...
|Anchor Golfland |
21 Route 10 East
---------- Mini golf and a 18 hole Par 3 course.
410 RT-23 North
Pompton Plains, NJ
---------- Mini golf, batting cages and birthday parties with a reserved picnic area. (feel free to bring your own food & cake)
Look under special events for coupons and discounts.
---------- Large list of Golf courses
Hillman's Golf Land and Batting Cages
700 River Drive,
Elmwood Park, NJ
---------- Driving range, miniature golf, & batting cages.
Monster Mini Golf
194 Route 46 East
Fairfield, NJ 07004
Marlboro, NJ Opening Late 2010
49 East Midland Ave.
Paramus, NJ 07652
Union/Essex County area! Coming soon.
----- Monster Mini Golf is an exciting Indoor monster themed glow in the dark 18 hole miniature golf course that offers a host of family-oriented fun activities at every turn. This is not your average putt putt golf course! Whether you're visiting for the first time, or the hundredth, you feel the excitement and adventure of playing mini golf among scary but cool monster decor with custom and animated props.
|Hiking in NJ |
---------- Click on the drop down tab - Best hikes in NJ, to see all the choices.
Wilderness Survival Guide: How To Stay Alive if Lost, Hurt or Stranded
---------- They also have GREAT prices on ammo.
Jack Frost Mountain
---------- -- Look under the Traxx Motorsports Park tab. The motocross, ATV and BMX course is 50 acres of action and fun with jumps, rhythms, whoops and step ups. Bring your own ATV or bike, or you can rent one there. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This is an awesome track, and you will come off it cover from head to toe in mud if you go after a rain.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Light The Night Walk
---------- Participants carry flickering red and white balloons along a one to three mile route.
Map to NJ walk sites: www.lightthenight.org/selectwalk/#distanceIndex=5;stateIndex=41
Many other sites
List of RVing & many campground sites.
NJ Rock Gym
---------- If you like rock climbing then you'll have to check out this Indoor facility.
Camping, Birding, Golf, Hiking, Running, Misc.
New Jersey (NJ) Mud Runs & Obstacle Races
A complete list, guide & directory to obstacle races, adventure runs, and mud runs in New Jersey
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L&M Computer Sports & Event Productions
New Jersey, New York, PA
---------- Lots of events for running, swimming etc.
Ocean Drive Marathon
Wildwood Crest, NJ
---------- The Ocean Drive Marathon is run on a beautiful 26.2-Mile point-to-point course thru the scenic barrier islands of Cape May County, NJ.
This USATF-NJ 500 point Grand Prix event offers a USATF certified (NJ06007LMB), Atlantic Coastal flat (5' AMSL) and fast, paved road and boardwalk, point-to-point, qualifying course that begins in Victorian Cape May City, continues, via the Ocean Drive, over 4 drawbridges (uniformly at 25' AMSL) through the fishing port of Lower Township onto the Wildwoods island (where you run the length of its famous Boardwalk) through Middle Township on into the island communities of Stone Harbor and Avalon, and finishes on the Promenade on the island town of Sea Isle City.
9:00 AM on Sunday, March 29, 2015
Road Race Runner
Saturday, November 19, 2016Hoboken Turkey Trot 5K -Third Annual...Hoboken, New JerseyPier A Park Hoboken
Running : 1Mile Fun Run :
Running : Hoboken Turkey Trot 5K Run :
Running In the USA
|Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge |
---------- Check out their calendar of events.
Franklin - Sterling Hill Gem and Mineral Show
32 Evans Street
Franklin, NJ 07416
www.franklinmineralmuseum.com -- www.fluorescentminerals.com
---------- Great database with info and pictures. -- Mindat.org is the largest mineral database on the internet. It was started by Jolyon Ralphn 1993 as a PC mineralogy software Package for his own use - and was launched for free on the web in October 2000. Currently there are 11,123 different minerals, varieties and synonyms listed, and information on 143,716 mineral occurrences worldwide, from 26,691 different sites.
Countdown Till That Special Season Or Holiday Comes !!!
Coupons & Freebies etc. -- Let the kids print coupons for today's adventures.
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Curves Gold's Gym
ACE Personal Training
ACE Personal Trainer Certification
Enjoy exclusive access to quality health discounts.
Eye Care and Eye Wear Health Essentials Catalog
Discounted Medical Supplies
Home & Technology
At home or away from home, we've got you covered.
ADT Home Security ADT Companion Services
Earthlink Internet Access
PeoplePC Internet Access
AARP Legal Services Network by GE
AARP Photo Center from Snapfish
Get more for your dollar on every trip.
AARP Motoring plan from GE Motor Club
Vacations & Tours
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