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LOCATION - The lighthouse, known as Old Barney, is located on the north tip of Long Beach Island at the entrance to Barnegat Inlet. It's accessible via Garden State Parkway, Exit 63. Follow New Jersey 72 east onto Long Beach Island Boulevard.

 

ACTIVITIES - Tour the lighthouse, known as the Grand Old Champion of the Tides, that was built in 1857 to mark Barnegat Shoals, scene of over 200 shipwrecks. Climb its 217 steps for a panoramic view The lighthouse is open weekends in May, September, and October and every day Memorial Day through Labor Day from 10:00-4:30.

 

Visitors can also walk the beach, go surfing, scuba diving, and fishing from the south jetty for bass, bluefish, blackfish, and flounder. Purchase a snack, enjoy a picnic, and play tennis. Birders come to observe beach nesting birds.

 

Tour the Edith Gwin Garden by the Barnegat Light Museum on Central Avenue between Fifth and Sixth Streets. For information, call 609-494-3522.

 

INFORMATION

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

P.O. Box 167

Barnegat Light, New Jersey 08006-0167 609-494-2016

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