Ecotourism & Agritourism in NJ’s Highlands Region

There’s tons of things to do for kids, couples, families, seniors in the most scenic parts of New Jersey!
 
The Highlands Region covers much of Northern New Jersey and includes portions of Sussex, Passaic, Bergen, Warren, Morris, Hunterdon and Somerset counties.
 
The area stretches from Phillipsburg, Warren County in the southwest to Mahwah, Bergen County in the northeast.
 
This lush region is rich in scenic beauty – geological rock formations, rolling hills and farmland, lakes, rivers and streams and plenty of wildlife habitats.
 
Choose from thousands of miles of trails, hundreds of bird species, dozens of rivers, lakes and streams, two national parks, one breathtaking region all within a tank of gas from New York, Philadelphia and New England.
 
The Highland’s Region is also noted for its wineries that produce award-winnings wines. When in the Highlands Region be sure to visit one of the area’s five wineries that are located on some of the most beautiful land that New Jersey has to offer.
 
See wineries list below. In addition to its wineries, the Highland’s Region also features a number of pick-your-own farms and farmers markets.
 
Many of these farms have special events year round. So stop by enjoy the family fun activities and get some Jersey Fresh vegetables or fruits.
 
Alstede Farms always has something going on.
84 Rt. 513 (old Rt. 24)
Chester
908-879-7189
 
Donaldson Farms has GREAT sweet corn!!! Pick-your-own pumpkins and strawberries. Birthday parties, kids farm camp, events. Seasonal.
345 Allen Rd.
Hackettstown
908-852-9122
 
Longmeadow Farm has a wide variety of apples to pick from plus raspberries, cut flowers, pumpkins plus honey and a huge assortment of jams and jellies.
561 Blairstown Rd. (Rt. 521)
Hope
908-459-5351
 
Wightmans Farms offers a bakery, deli, fruit and gift baskets, flowers and plants, homegrown flower bouquets and fall hardy mums. Finest quality Christmas trees, wreaths and decorations plus fruits, vegetables and much more.
1111 Mt. Kemble Ave.
Morristown
973-425-9819 
 
Grochowicz Farms has a large variety of items in their farm market and bakery, nice location on Rt. 31 and easily accessible.
Grochowicz Farm Market & Deli
2401 Rt. 31
Glen Gardner
908-537-4332 
 
Highlands Region Wineries
 
Four Sisters Winery at Matarazzo Farms 
783 Rt. 519 at Doe Hollow Lane
Belvidere
908-475-3671 
 
Brook Hollow Winery is open Sat. and Sun., noon - 5 pm.
52 Frog Pond Rd.
Columbia
908- 496-8200 
 
Cava Winery and Vineyard
3619 Rt. 94
Hamburg
973- 823-9463 
 
Ventimiglia Vineyard
101 Layton Rd.
Wantage
973-875-4333 
 
Westfall Winery
141 Clove Rd.
Montague
973-293-3428

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