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Cape May Point State Park

Lighthouse Ave., Cape May Point, NJ 08212
+1 609-884-2159
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Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful!

This place is heaven for nature lovers. The beach here is spotless clean, white sand with no trash... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Marlton, New Jersey
always a surprise

I am not a birder but i follow them around and just take pictures. They know where they are going... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Kennett Square
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Lighthouse Ave., Cape May Point, NJ 08212
+1 609-884-2159
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

This place is heaven for nature lovers. The beach here is spotless clean, white sand with no trash anywhere. The lighthouse is visible, and overlooks the beautiful beach. There is countless wildlife and birds to spot while on the beach. The oddest thing caught our...More

Thank Hgtravl
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I am not a birder but i follow them around and just take pictures. They know where they are going and i have fun. This time, i saw on the boardwalk that goes through the woods, a magnolia warbler (stunning black and yellow stripes) and...More

Thank Beanopoulos
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Here is where the lighthouse is located. Although it seems forever to walk up, it is well worth the investment in time and energy. We walked the marsh paths and made the loop as we have many times before. This is a moment to back...More

Thank ChocolateCzar
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite Places to visit. Love the little nature museum and the Cape May Lighthouse. There are also some hiking trails. Educational and Enjoyable. Plenty of parking.

Thank 20michele
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stopped by the Hawk Watch platform to see some of the migrating raptors. Things were a little slow, so we decided to walk along the ponds and beach. The trails are great, very easy walking and nice views of the ponds which were filled...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Always a must stop if you are staying in Wildwood or Cape May. Enjoy walking on level easy trails and boardwalk thru nature. You will be treated with a multitude of birds, woods, lakes etc. People along the trails are must helpful in pointing out...More

Thank DJMAN5
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We came to Cape May Point State Park to see the lighthouse and while we were there, we were also treated to the sight of over 3 dozen wild swans (of 3 different breeds) along with Wood and Mallard ducks, Canadian geese, and an Egret...More

1  Thank Kola05
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Generally speaking, state parks are only state parks, almost always dropping them a notch below National Wildife Reserves and Audubon Sanctuaries. But Cape May Point State Park is a treasure. True, its location at the tip of the peninsula that funnels migrating birds through its...More

Thank ebdb627
Reviewed 6 September 2015

If you want a quiet getaway with miles and miles of,open beach, this is the place to go. We were fortunate to witness a gorgeous sunset. Plus it was free (if you visit the beach, not the lighthouse) it can't be beat!

Thank SBChakravarty
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Every time we go to Cape May/Wildwood we have to make a stop at Cape May Point State park and see the lighthouse go in it and walk to the top. The view up top is amazing. Then you have to walk the beach to...More

1  Thank Michael T
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Are dogs allowed?
8 May 2016|
Response from 20michele | Reviewed this property |
Dogs on a leash are allowed from September 15 until April 15.