Little Egg Harbor Township includes the historic boro of Tuckerton as well as Mystic Island, along with the surrounding communities made up of primarily new construction. Downtown Tuckerton is a Historic District with an ongoing Historic Seaport Development project underway. Quaint shops, antique stores,the Bayman’s Museum, Sailing Center and Tuckerton Emporium all add character and charm to the area. Many of the downtown historic properties have undergone extensive historic restoration work in recent years, helping to preserve the charm of this interesting, family oriented town. Public docks, parks, the downtown lake, ice cream parlors, vegetable stands, fishing areas and a locally famous fireworks display are just some of the activities available to residents.
Major developments in Little Egg Harbor Township include Tall Timbers (Townhomes, Radio Road and Center Street), Atlantis (Single Family Homes, Radio Road and Great Bay Boulevard, also home to Ocean County Golf Course at Atlantis), Holly Lake (Single Family Homes, Radio Road), Holly Lake Park (Single Family Homes and Condos, Oak Lane), Harbourtown Villas & Estates (Townhomes and Single Family Homes, Radio Road), Tavistock (Townhomes, Radio Road and Mathistown Road), Cross Creek (Single Family Homes, Center Street), and more.
To learn more about the area, check out their local website. Be sure to read about the local elementary school and Pinelands Regional, where kids attend high school.
The Seaport Museum has year round activities for the whole family and if you want to enjoy the water, you can rent a boat or a canoe all along Barnegat Bay.
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