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Nice view

The park give you a very nice view all around as long as the weather is nice.It is windy most days... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
aviron l
East Windsor, New Jersey
Really Amazing Views! Better than expected.

Wasn't expecting much but was very pleasantly surprised. You get a full 360 degree view of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jim W
Watchung, New Jersey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park give you a very nice view all around as long as the weather is nice.It is windy most days but on a clear day you can see a long distance. There are a lot of trails to choose from.

Thank aviron l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't expecting much but was very pleasantly surprised. You get a full 360 degree view of the surrounding countryside, including the Delaware valley. Unfortunately, the monument itself was closed when we were there but it was during the week in October. Unfortunately, the autumn leaves...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I left the parking lot at the High Point State Park Visitors Center crossed the road and began the hike to the wooden observation tower on the Appalachian Trial and had a magnificent view of the Veterans Memorial. A short distance from the observation tower...More

2  Thank Warren75
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Grab a camera if you’re going here, the scenery is endless. And the monument is just amazing. We were able to climb up top also.... if you like stairs you will love it... 😁

1  Thank greeneyes132018
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Swim in the lake, walk the trails or just sit and read. We barbeque occasionally and bring company with us when visiting this large park. Everyone enjoys a day here relaxing in the beauty of nature. If you bring your dog make sure it's on...More

1  Thank rosemaryl25
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This state park charges admission but it is worth detouring if you want a break from driving on the main roads. We visited during the week and it was not busy. Very nice forested trails and boardwalk. Lots of birds and some flowers. A good...More

2  Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The views of the tri-state is amazing. The monument from a distance is a site to see as well. Go up on a fall day, adn the colors go on forever in the distance.

Thank mdonohoe22
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful. Beautiful scenery especially in fall but gorgeous all year long. Clean, convenient location.

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We visited the monument on a clear day and it was worth the trip!!! We climbed most of the monument but someone on the way down said the windows are small and really not worth going any further so we turned around. It was a...More

2  Thank Sheila829
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We spent several days exploring High Point State park. We camped at Sawmill campground and we had a beautiful site on the lake. The sites were far enough that it was very quite at night. There are many trails to choose from if you wanted...More

1  Thank Deb M
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Ashish N
6 August 2018|
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Response from rosemaryl25 | Reviewed this property |
The park closes in the evening
18 July 2018|
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Response from Sheila829 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are paved roads and most hiking paths are near a parking area. They do have maps available. Some of the trails are along the Appalachian Trail so that you may meet hikers (like I did) who are hiking on the... More
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16 October 2017|
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I am not sure but I doubt it.
Abraão M
23 July 2017|
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Response from joseaI5885TI | Reviewed this property |
It looks like they have picnic tables and grills.