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News, Nudist Clubs and Nudism in New Jersey

New Jersey Nudism – Check out blogs and articles about news stories, naturism / nudism, nudist resorts, clubs, beaches, nude events and nudists in the state of New Jersey.

NJ has the oldest nudist clubs in the U.S. with Rock Lodge Nudist Club and Sky Farm, both established around the early 1930’s. It also has the only official public nude beach in the tri-state area, which is called Gunnison Beach, located on Sandy Hook.

Below you can read our blogs and posts about nudism and naturism in New Jersey as well as NJ nudists:

A Full Guide To Nudism in New York City

Guide To Naked Activities, Nudism & Nudist Groups in NYC I get asked all the time about naturist activities in New York City or nearby, especially in the off-season months. Unfortunately there are no official nudist places within the 5 boroughs. So how else can one get naked here and connect with other nudists? This is my nudism guide to local NYC naturist groups, naked events, nude classes and more! Also, see my roundup of 2018 naturist and naked events happening around the U.S. and Canada this summer. In part one, I list the closest outdoor places including nude beaches ... Read more

Nudist Summer Vacation Rental Available At Rock Lodge NJ

Nudist Summer Vacation: Rent A Spacious 2 Bedroom Cabin At Rock Lodge Nudist Club, NJ A modern two bedroom, fully furnished summer cabin is available for rent at Rock Lodge Nudist Club in Stockholm, New Jersey. Take a summer get-away and relax surrounded by nature at this beautiful cabin and club! Rent for your summer vacation or become a member of Rock Lodge and have your own place to return to each visit. Enjoy the beach by the pristine lake as well as the many club facilities. This includes a sauna, outdoor hot tub, tennis courts, nature hiking trails, clubhouse ... Read more

Gunnison Beach NJ Also Called Sandy Hook Nude Beach In New Jersey

Review of Gunnison Beach – New Jersey Shore’s Nude Beach Gunnison Nude Beach in NJ Reviewed by Erik Jakobsen Gunnison Beach – When New Jersey Senate Bill 1912 effectively outlawed nudity on the state’s public beaches in 1999, nude beach fans in the tri-state area were dealt a significant blow. One notable exception to the law, however, was Gunnison Beach. Located on the Sandy Hook peninsula just a few miles south of New York City, Gunnison Beach is part of the Gateway National Recreation Area – which is owned and operated by the National Park Service. Since it is generally ... Read more

Body Issues – Nudist Mothers and Daughters Free From Shame at Rock Lodge

Nudist Mothers and Daughters Free From Body Issues Guest blog by: Isis Phoenix Paradise. Absolute Paradise. Those were the only words when thinking back on my day at Rock Lodge nudist club that were adequate to describe my experience and all in a brief visit to this magical sanctuary. “Packing light?” my husband joked with me as I put my sarong, towel and hat in my canvas beach bag. Conspicuously missing a swimsuit, I smiled. I had wanted to visit Rock Lodge all summer – a nudist paradise – beautiful lake, scenic hiking trails, wildlife and nature in abundance and ... Read more

Review of The Gong Temple Nude Meditation Event

A Healing Nude Meditation Concert With The Gong Temple Guest Blog by: Jim and Ginnie We had the pleasure of attending The Gong Temple Nude Meditation Event led by Michelle Angel on October 14, 2017. Michelle travels the country, performing standalone sessions or as an enrichment to yoga classes. The sessions are not merely musical performances, but instead are intended to promote healing and deep – perhaps even spiritually-transformative – relaxation. Setup for the nude meditation event with The Gong Temple Michelle plays several very large (three to four foot diameter) Paiste and Meinl Planetary gongs, accompanied with a steel ... Read more

Real Nude Beach: A Body Positive Naked Photography Project at Gunnison Beach

Introducing Our Body-Positive Nude Beach Photography Project If you believed what the media and pop culture says about nude beaches in the U.S., you might think that: – Nude beaches are only visited by very ugly, middle-aged people and / or senior citizens. – People only go to a nude beach in order to look at all the naked people or only exhibitionists go to a nude beach. – Nude beaches are full of debauchery, drugs and sex / orgies – Children are not allowed at nude beaches (or even if they were, families should and would never visit them). ... Read more

Our YNA Gunnison Beach Cleanup Report

Results of Our First Gunnison Beach Cleanup & Why Naturists Should Do Cleanups This past Saturday, we had our very first beach cleanup at Gunnison nude beach! Why organize a beach cleanup? First of all it is part of our YNA naturist philosophy to take care of the environment, especially the places we enjoy as naturists. Second, it’s important for the preservation of nude / clothing-optional beaches and places on public land. As we know, nude beaches get closed down all the time even when there’s been a longstanding tradition of nude use. Organizing a beach cleanup doesn’t guarantee that ... Read more