Hipcamp host Katie B.
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Pitch a Tent or park your Camper at our Private Park Preserve.

Enjoy Nature, Fishing, Boating, Swimming, Bird Watching, Hiking,  Walking, Sunning, Picnicking, and Relaxing.

5 minute walk to down town amenities.

10 minute drive to National and State Forest Parks.

30 miles to NYC.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, trailers, RVs, vans and truck campers
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Picnic table available
Bins available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Camping vehicle details
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Have a question? Send Katie a message!
  • Check in: After 11AM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Snow sports
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at The Private Park Preserve in New Jersey.

Prairie, meadow, ...
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole

The vibe at The Private Park Preserve

Places to see near The Private Park Preserve

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5 Written reviews
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Hipcamper Ralph

Unfriendly, not 'hipcamp-like'

Ralph S.
recommends this listing.
August 5th, 2019

It took a long time before we got contact with the host. He didn't show up and first gave us a wrong number to enter the property. Finally there we had to park between several trucks which we hadn't expected and which was not nice at all.
Don't go there.

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Hipcamper Ted

An odd place

Ted H.
doesn't recommend this listing.
June 4th, 2020

This was an odd place, I'd say it's worth $15-20 but not $50. My daughter and I had fun though. It's ostensibly a "private" "preserve" but there were TWO different random people walking their dogs through the area, both of whom seemed shocked that there were campers there. That was pretty uncomfortable. And on the way in, a guy loading his truck in some kind of parking lot was also extremely confused that campers were trying to come in through what he thought was a restricted area for his trucks. He didn't seem about to call the cops, and it ended up fine, but still, really weird and not what I expected. Also, across the creek are a bunch of suburban back yards with people in clear view, and the noise of the highway is surprisingly loud.

Hipcamper Isaiah
Isaiah V.
recommends this listing.
September 22nd, 2019

Excellent beginner's campground. Sort of close to a highway but still very private.

Hipcamper FELIX

Great spot

Felix A.
recommends this listing.
June 11th, 2020

Great camp site. Has that real secluded feeling, not camp sites side by side like an assembly line. Nice river right beside the site. Not completely private for on the other side are houses. Highway noise and neighbors may make noise. Great site for loading a kayak into the river. No picnic table so bring table and chairs. Site is easy to access. Though the access to the site has a main gate that can be locked. There is access through the forest about 80ft from site which connects to a local road, be aware of that. The morning we left some random man came from that direction and cute across the campsite, very odd and unexpected.

Hipcamper Alicia

Convenient, beautiful campsite

Alicia L.
recommends this listing.
June 15th, 2020

The location was very convenient and lovely. Not as private or secluded as I hoped, but definitely still worth checking out. And Katie was a wonderful host — she wasn't there but was very communicative and helpful. :)

Hipcamper George H.
recommends this listing.
June 16th, 2020
Hipcamper Harry L.
recommends this listing.
June 16th, 2020


Best of 2019 New Jersey
9th place
The Private Park Preserve
New Jersey
United States
1 Site
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