Year: 2019

Highlands Hikes

Throughout the year the Coalition will be leading a series of day hikes in some of the Highlands’ spectacular State Parks and Forests. Details about each hike will be emailed to those who sign up to the Highlands Hikers mailing list and posted on Highlands Coalition Social Media.  To sign up for the email listread more

NJ Highlands Brewfest!

  The NJ Highlands Coalition is proud to announce the A Craft Beer and Music Festival Saturday, September 7, 2019 Canal Side Park in Boonton, NJ  starting at 1:00 PM. There is no good beer without sustainable access to high quality water! This unique event will feature dozens of craft brewers pouring over 75 sample beers to try,read more

Hike Stairway to Heaven!

Open Space Month Hike: Stairway to Heaven – June 8th, 9AM The Appalachian Trail is a legendary thru-hike tracking the Appalachian Mountains for over 2000 miles from Georgia all the way up to Maine. We will only cover about 3 miles out and back to the top of Wawayanda Mountain. This is a moderate/strenuous hikeread more

Paddle Splitrock Reservoir!

Open Space Month Special Event: Paddle Splitrock Reservoir – June 15th, 11AM Splitrock is a popular destination for NJ paddlers (kayak and canoe), as well as hikers and birdwatchers.The reservoir is surrounded by beautiful scenery of forests and high cliffs. If you have your own boat you can join us at the launch on Splitread more

6th Annual Highlands Juried Art Exhibit

The New Jersey Highlands Coalition, in association with the Morris Museum, is proud to announce its 6th Annual Highlands Juried Art Exhibit featuring the landscapes, flora, fauna, natural, cultural and historic resources of the Highlands of NY, NJ, PA and CT. Artists are invited to submit work for an exhibit at the Morris Museum inread more

Highlands 2019 Annual Golf Outing

The New Jersey Highlands Coalition Golf Outing is a one of a kind event, so join us at Hawk Pointe Golf Club for our Fourth Annual Golf Outing on Thursday, May 16 at 8 AM – 6 PM. Hawk Pointe is a unique golf course in New Jersey that incorporates the landscape of the Highlandsread more

Willowwood Photography Workshop with Dwight Hiscano

Dwight Hiscano, the wonderfully talented local photographer will be leading a photography workshop at Willowwood Arboretum on Thursday, May 23, to benefit the Highlands Coalition. COST:  $100 per person, which includes boxed lunch. SPACE IS LIMITED, so you must pre-register.  Please contact Julia Somers ( before May 16 or call  973-588-7190 x1 to register andread more