Camping is the ultimate way to experience an unforgettable vacation this summer.

We thought we would help you by compiling a list of 5 campsites in the Garden State where you can enjoy the perfect outdoor getaway or extended summer vacation.

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    Ocean View Campground

    Ocean View Resort is located just outside of Sea Isle City in Cape May County. It's perfect for the entire family and even pet friendly! Enjoy a swim in the pool or hang out by the lake on the sandy beach.

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    Wharton State Forest

    Located at historic Batsto Village in Hammonton on Nesco Road. The forest stretches over Atlantic, Camden and Burlington counties. Enjoy the wilderness and spend lots of quality time hiking and horseback riding. You can even go for a refreshing swim to wrap up the busy day!

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    Cedar Creek Campground

    Cedar Creek is located right outside Barnegat Bay in Ocean County. Camp, canoe, kayak, swim, bike, or hike along a 16 mile trail. When kayaking you'll notice tea colored water and you may even run into a cranberry bog or two.

    Don Mason
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    Seashore Campsites & Sun RV Resorts

    Seashore Campsite is perfect for RV lovers. Located on Seashore Road in Cape May. There are lots of activities to keep the kids busy, including miniature golf, recreation halls nature trails, and more! Or if you're looking for a more relaxing break, check out their pool and/or hot tub.

    Hot Tub Close. Relaxing water.
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    Sea Pirate Campground

    Now this sounds like a fun destination. Dad has his choice of fresh or salt water fishing. Mom can enjoy taking the kayak out. And the kids can enjoy a Wild West or Pirate weekend! Sea Pirate Campground is located in West Creek, right outside of Long Beach Island.

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