Essex county nj campgrounds
Pine Swamp trail is the highest point in the county at 1,395 feet.
The reservation has four activity areas, beginning with two options for overnight stays.
Nestled in the foothills of New Jersey’s rural Sussex County, The Great Divide is your gateway to fields, forests, mountains—and the finest in New Jersey camping and recreation. Choose a primitive campsite and enjoy sleeping under the stars.
Adventure, relaxation, family time or solitude, you’ll find it here. From our Olympic-sized pool to our full schedule of family-friendly activities, there’s something for campers of all ages and interests.
We hope you take the time to click through our Parks Website to learn about the histories of our parks, the natural wonders found throughout Essex and the opportunities to engage in sport.
Whether you seek lakes, rivers or mountains we have the perfect camping site in northern New Jersey for you.
For reservation and fee information for the camping and trailer areas, call (973) 697-3140.
We invite you and your family to come and enjoy the wonderful outdoors in NJ.The first is a camping area with tent sites and Adirondack shelters, complete with platforms, picnic tables and fire rings.In addition a trailer area with paved sites has electric and seasonal water hook-ups, picnic tables and charcoal grills.1st time camping @ Kymers had an awesome time very clean grounds,personable & attentive staff bathrooms were clean & maintained regularly.They also had activities & presentations for the kids.