Welcome to New Jersey
New Jersey serves up lots of surprises. Munch on cotton candy on the crowded Jersey Shore, then get lost a few miles away in the Pine Barrens. Hike scenic mountains in the north, then gaze at the Big Apple skyline....
The Jersey Shore lays claim to some of the most popular stretches of sand on the Eastern Seaboard. From boardwalks to beaches, the Garden State puts on quite a show, with casinos, amusement park rides and miles of pretty coastline. Nature lovers will find solace in the serene waters of the salt marshes, with migratory birds that have discovered temporary lodging at local wildlife refuges....
New Jersey: Three Destinations on the Garden State Coast
From high rolling on the Atlantic City boardwalk to beachcombing on Cape May, there's always more on the shore. Take a trip that includes bird-watching and lighthouse climbing....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.