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Strange NJ Videos

Cool off with some offbeat and interesting videos. The "best of New Jersey" from YouTube and New Jersey Digital Highway.


Mother Leeds' 13th Child

Legend states that the New Jersey Devil returns to the spot where it was born every 7 years, find out more in this video from the New Jersey Digital Highway collection.


Weird NJ Hunts the Jersey Devil

Join the Weird NJ team on a ghost hunt in the NJ Pinelands.


NJ Barns - Then and Now

Relax on a serene journey to some very picturesque barns.


The Wild Parrots of Edgewater, NJ

Longing for the tropics? Look no farther than Edgewood, NJ where escaped pets bring the rain forest to the suburbs.


Weird NJ Visits Lucy the Elephant

Who doesn't know Lucy, the Margate elephant? But have you ever been inside?!?


Weird New Jersey Visits Cape May's Concrete Ship

A short-lived innovation that failed. Concrete ships built in WWI during a severe steel shortage. Only 12 were ever built, and one, the Atlantus, still lies off the coast of Cape May.


Hiking the Appalachian Trail - Following a Dream

Did you know NJ was part of the Appalachian Trail? Follow one man in his dream walk across the Appalachian Trail. This video will send you out to buy a backpack and some walking shoes.


Spartan Scuba Dive

The treacherous NJ coast has more than its share of sunken ships. Follow along as divers in 2006 explore the tugboat Sparta, which sank off the coast of Sea Girt.


Wildwood Boardwalk 1986

No summer is complete without a visit to the amusement park, down the shore. This vintage film from 1986 places you squarely on the roller coaster.


Wallpack, NJ

And saving the strangest for last, a visit to Wallpack, NJ, a "ghost town" created when the federal government bought all the land to create a dam that was never built. The houses are still standing, still unoccupied, waiting for the waters that never came.

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