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Wharton State Forest

27 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

If you’re looking for Pine Barrens camping in New Jersey, Wharton State Forest is where you’ll want to roam. The center of the forest is the farthest point from a road in the whole state, and the Wharton State Forest campground lies in the thick of cedar, pine, and oak trees. Wharton State Forest…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin
  • Yurts
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

27 Reviews of Wharton State Forest

Ratings Breakdown

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  • 10
  • 14
GThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Feb. 22, 2022

On River

Only one at Bodine Campground. Clean site along River. Quiet and calm.

Sitenear #10
Month of VisitMarch
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Reviewed Jul. 12, 2021

Awesome Trails But Close Campsites

Wharton State Forest Batona Campground has some of the best trails I’ve hiked.

Downside is the campsite is tight. You must camp in designated spots and reserve online. Not much distance between sites.

However, with the amount of outdoor activities there really is no reason to stay idle in the…

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SiteBartona 2
Month of VisitJuly
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Reviewed Oct. 27, 2020

Nice state park

Clean bathrooms and nice grounds

Month of VisitOctober

Location

Wharton State Forest is located in New Jersey

Coordinates

39.599813254984994 N
74.65036003520876 W

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