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New Jersey Pine Barrens
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What it means to get Lost in the Pines
The Pines refer to the New Jersey Pine Barrens, an area that includes 1.1 million acres of forests, rivers, lakes, sandy trails, state parks, historic sites and ruins, vineyards, rare plants, animals, miles of blueberry fields and cranberry bogs, and lots of assorted weird stuff. The Pines, which cover parts of seven counties in South Jersey and total 22% of NJ’s land area, are the home of the infamous and legendary Jersey Devil.
For most people, the idea of being lost in the woods is a scary thing. That’s not what this site is about. The term “lost” in this sense means losing yourself by getting away from the modern, hectic world and surrounding yourself in the peaceful, diverse, and unpredictable world of the Pine Barrens.
This site features resources for 4-wheel drive enthusiasts who are new to off-roading and forest recreation and are eager to find out how they can get Lost in the Pines.