Located on the north end of Long Beach Island, Barnegat Light is one of its more unique places. Known for its quaint and peaceful environment, Barnegat Light boasts the widest beaches, and home to one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey – the Barnegat Lighthouse. This gorgeous little town is also home to one of the busiest commercial seafood ports on the East Coast. Barnegat Light offers peace and quiet, wide streets on which to bicycle, walk, and jog, and widespread less populated beaches, with clear, dark night skies.
Chelynne Campion is a Production/ Sales Assistant for EarthSky. Her family just purchased a telescope, and she's now learning to be a stargazer!