Forked River Station House

Open to the public

Currently used as a(n) Visitor Center

The Forked River Station House was built in 1937

This Chatham 3 (North Superior) Station House was designed by U.S. Coast Guard (R.A.R.& K.G.A)


This station building's condition is Excellent


This station building has been Unaltered


This station building is not endangered or threatened

Station closed in 1947 and abandoned in 1948. Station house survives and is the Nature Interpretive/Learning Center for Island Beach State Park.

Station house was converted to nature interpretive/learning center in 1996.


Open to the public  - Check with site for hours of operation

Seaside Park NJ NA (No mail delivery to station)

Owner Information

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, State Park Service
Mail Code: 501-04
P.O. Box 420
Trenton , NJ 08625-0420

(609) 984-0370

[email protected]

If you have questions, please contact:

Michele Buckley
Senior Public Information Assistant Division of Parks and Forestry

Manager Information

Island Beach State Park
P.O. Box 37

Seaside Park, NJ 08752

(732) 793-0506