Year: 2020

NJ Highlands Brewfest – Online!

THIS YEAR THE NJ HIGHLANDS BREWFEST WILL HAPPEN VIRTUALLY. JOIN US ONLINE WITH EXPERT BREWERS AND FELLOW CRAFT BEER ENTHUSIASTS FOR A TRULY UNIQUE CELEBRATION OF THE NJ HIGHLANDS, CLEAN WATER AND BEER!! The 2020 Virtual Brewfest presented by the NJ Highlands Coalition will feature games, presentations and demonstrations about craft beer and environmental conservation! Get your tickets here.   Localread more

Northwest New Jersey Rivers Conference – Online!

The 2nd Annual NW NJ Rivers Conference A collaboration of the DRWI Highlands Cluster. The new online format for conference will take place over two sessions.  Thursday November 12th, 2PM – 5PM  Friday November 13th, 9AM – 12:30PM Register for tickets here About the Northwest New Jersey Rivers Conference The Delaware River Watershed Initiativeread more

Highlands Coalition Virtual Events and Webinars

Taking our outreach and education initiative to the digital world! Since the beginning of social distancing and measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 the Coalition has been mobilizing to create and share engaging content to keep our members and supporters informed about ongoing issues affecting the Highlands. To this end we are offering aread more

2020 Highlands Golf Outing – New date Announced!

The New Jersey Highlands Coalition Fifth Annual Golf Outing! Join us at Hawk Pointe Golf Club October 12th, 2020 Hawk Pointe is a unique golf course in New Jersey that incorporates the landscape of the Highlands into the course and uses some of the best available technology to recycle water and manage its footprint. Enjoyread more

Highlands Hikes

Throughout the year the Coalition will lead 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. At this time we still do not thinkread more

7th Annual Highlands Juried Art Exhibit

The New Jersey Highlands Coalition is proud to announce the 7th Annual Highlands Juried Art Exhibit featuring the landscapes, flora, fauna, natural, cultural and historic resources of the Highlands of NY, NJ, PA and CT. This year artists are invited to submit work for an online exhibit to be hosted by the Highlands Coalition thisread more

NJ Highlands Coalition response to COVID-19

Dear Friends, Together, as we face this unprecedented uncertain time, we cherish our connections with family and friends. Until the threat of COVID-19 diminishes, the health and safety of our staff and their families, our members and our community are our top concern. However, our mission, to protect the water and other natural and cultural resourcesread more

Movie Night: The Highlands Rediscovered

Screen the The Highlands Rediscovered right at home. . 1. Click here to watch! About the Movie: The Highlands Rediscovered brings to life the history of New Jersey’s Highlands region, illustrating how it became the principal source of drinking water for more than two-thirds of New Jersey’s population. It also presents the challenges the regionread more

Hopped Up Highlands in 2020

2020 Hopped Up Highlands Scavenger Hunt & Pub Crawls Hopped Up in Hackettstown: Our new date is JULY 18th.  Hopped Up in Boonton: September 4th, 2020 (provisional date) These one of a kind outings celebrate the individual characteristics of Highlands Towns offering the opportunity to sample some of New Jersey’s amazing craft beer and deliciousread more