New Jersey Shore Blog

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Lucy the Elephant

Lucy the Elephant, located in Margate City New Jersey, stands 65 feet high, and is made from tin sheeting, and nearly one million pieces of wood.  It is the oldest animal-shaped building in the world, and also holds the distinction of being the largest elephant in the... December 11, 2018, 3:44 pm

Hereford Inlet Lighthouse

One of the New Jersey Shore’s many historic lighthouses, the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse is located on the south side of the Hereford Inlet in North Wildwood, New Jersey.   The lighthouse was built on a dune area that can be easily seen at the mouth of the inlet. ... December 11, 2018, 3:44 pm

Golfing at the New Jersey Shore

Planning a trip down the shore? Don’t forget to pack your clubs! Sure, the beach, the boardwalk, and the casinos may get all the attention, but south Jersey is home to a lot of fabulous courses! Blue Heron Pines Golf Club Blue Heron Pines was named one of the... December 11, 2018, 3:44 pm
What are Sand Dunes?

What are Sand Dunes?

What are sand dunes? You hear people talk about them, you’re not allowed to walk on them, and some towns even offer guided tours of the dune areas! So what is the big deal? You may not notice from day-to-day, but the beaches are always changing. The movement of... December 11, 2018, 3:44 pm