Just when I thought I experienced the best in New Jersey’s resort destinations at the Jersey Coast, a pal suggested I visit the Lakeland location in Morris County, in specific Lake Hopatcong.
This is New Jersey’s biggest lake and really is located in two counties Morris and Sussex.
The towns of Roxbury, Mount Arlington, Jefferson and Hopatcong border the lake. Each of these towns although distinct in ambience, has property properties in typical. There are gorgeous houses that are inexpensive where a lot of the employees of the resort locations reside. Likewise available are really high end houses overlooking the lake. Many New Jersey homeowners are acquiring villa in these lakefront towns. The vacation house owners utilize these as their summer/fall retreat and the rest of the year fund their earnings using the property as a rental.
Lake Hopatcong offers outdoor camping, water sports, fine dining, some of the very best fishing in New Jersey far more. On Sunday mornings there are sailboat regattas. Regattas are an extremely exciting occasion to witness, particularly when the lake wind kicks up!
Water snowboarding! Lake Hopatcong is like glass in the early morning. This is the place to be for water snowboarding, Lake Hopatcong has numerous coves, which offer fantastic water skiing conditions. If you have never water-skied before, there are water ski instructors for the beginner or for the beginner who wishes to become a specialist.
Every type of recreational boating is welcome, whether it be speed, sail or satisfaction boats. And yes Outdoor patio boats are likewise welcome, the “celebration barge” is alive and well on Lake Hopatcong.
For those who truly delight in the outdoors, there are 2 public beach locations and Mahlon Dickerson Reservation for outdoor camping. Lots of New Jersey vacationers benefit from these accommodations and utilize the local marinas boat leasings got their water sports activities.