great swampLove exploring the great outdoors? Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge in New Vernon, NJ (in Morris County) has a lot of activities for nature-loving families. Budding naturalists will love visiting this destination that offers environmental education programs for a variety of audiences. Check out reptiles and amphibians in their natural habitat, do a little bird-watching, or hike a trail. There are no swamp monsters, but you may come across the endangered bog turtle.

 

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