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Sites of Interest Around High Point, New Jersey

There’s lots of intresting sites close to the Highpointers Convention headquarters at the Hunts Landing Best Western in Matamoras, Pennsylvania. They include:

Area sites of interest include:

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts (site of 1969 Woodstock Festival)
Bethel, New York (35 miles north)

Gifford Pinchot House Grey Towers (home of first director of National Forest Service)
Milford, Pennsylvania (13 miles west)

Franklin Mineral Museum (scavange for fluorescent rocks in the zinc pilings)
Franklin, New Jersey (23 miles south)

Zane Grey Home (early home of the adventure writer)
Lackawaxen, Pennsylvania (27 miles northwest)

Mohonk Preserve (Legendary climbing in the Shawangunk Mountains (the Gunks))
New Paltz, New York (46 miles northeast)

West Point Museum (military academy)
Highland Falls, New York (50 miles northeast)

Franklin D. Roosevelt Home (FDR’s Hyde Park Home and Library)
Hyde Park, New York (62 miles northeast)

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