What is the Jersey Bayshore?
The New Jersey Bayshore has more than 30+ miles of ocean, river and bayside beaches and is conveniently located close to the Garden State Parkway and is less than one hour from New York City.
Bodies of water connected to the Jersey Bayshore include: Atlantic Ocean, Raritan Bay, Sandy Hook Bay, Shrewsbury River and Navesink River.
14 towns and a national park comprise some 115 square miles of the Bayshore area: Aberdeen, Atlantic Highlands, Belford, Hazlet, Highlands, Holmdel, Keansburg, Keyport, Leonardo, Matawan, Middletown, Navesink, Port Monmouth, Sandy Hook, Sea Bright and Union Beach.
The main road running through the Bayshore area is Route 36 and from one end of the Jersey Bayshore (Aberdeen & Keyport) to the tip of Sandy Hook is some 20 miles.