Landing, New Jersey on scenic Lake Hopatcong in Roxbury Township, NJ !!

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During the Summer of 1911 these Landing boys enjoyed jumping into the waters of the Morris Canal from the walkway that linked the Train Station to the one main intersection.  Click here to see past Landing scenic photos



















Welcome to the Landing, New Jersey
 Community website !!

Landing New Jersey is on scenic Lake Hopatcong and is part of the municipality of Roxbury Township in western Morris County. Our Landing neighborhoods include Port Morris, Silver Springs, Kings Cove, Kingsland, Shippenport and Shore Hills. We are suburban in character, interspersed with pleasant tracts of woods and several small ponds. Landing sits "high" in New Jersey, the business area is at an altitude of 950 feet, with some streets in the Shore Hills area reaching 1,200 feet ! Landing has a population of approx 7,300 people, several dozen white-tailed deer, a few bears, and one elusive water creature named "Hoppie",  who lives in the depths of Lake Hopatcong and can occasionally be seen swimming on the surface of the Lake. Please don't think of him as a sea monster, he is generally considered to be quite friendly!

LandingNewJersey.com is a voluntary community public service, edited by a resident of Landing. The website that's by Landing NJ people, for Landing NJ people ! Over 50 present & former Landing residents have written remembrances that appear on our Letters Page. You're invited to submit your vintage Landing photos, stories & history as well as ideas for additional pages to us. In addition to the information pages we've already posted, we stand ready to use our "voice" to help Landing get it's fair share of resources. While we sometimes point out areas of concern that need to be addressed, we think Landing, NJ 07850 is a great place to live.  WE LIKE LIVING IN LANDING !!!

NEW!   For Sale:
Vintage Roxbury High School Yearbooks

Great New Book ! 
Lake Hopatcong Then & Now 2008

at the Museum

NEW!   For Sale:
Vintage Roxbury High School Yearbooks

This website is  www.LandingNewJersey.org

More Of Our Landing Info & History Pages

Port Morris History Project

Landing HistoryHistorical Photos  l  Museum  l Retail Stores l Service Businesses  l  For Parents
Restaurants  l  Township InfoSchools Links  l  About Us  l  Engine No. 2  l  Bertrand Island
  Historical Photos for Sale  l  Letters to the Editor  l   Memorabilia  l 
Half Mile Above Landing
Photo History of Walker's Sunoco Station  l  Old Photo Submissions by Readers  l  Census
Humorous & Novelty Lake Hopatcong Postcards    l   Hopatcong Bear Farm and Zoo memories
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Hurricane Sandy Fallout:  Landing is last again for Electric Restoration,
An indictment of JCP&L and it's VP of Operations, Holly Kaufman

Port Morris History  l  Port Morris during WW2
Sal Valentino on growing up in Port Morris
Vintage Family Photos
Red Men Lodge in Port Morris

VERIZON PROMISED FAST FIOS INTERNET TO LANDING NJ BY 2009 - It's Now 2014, WHERE IS IT ??!!!
ARTICLES FROM:  Philly.com  l CWA  l  Newsweek  I April 2014 Update: State Board allows Verizon to Break Promise

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“God who gave us life, gave us liberty. And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm basis, 
a conviction in the minds of the people that these liberties are the gift of God?”
   Thomas Jefferson, 1781

This website is a voluntary public service of LandingNewJersey.com, a private, community website by one of your neighbors.
Landing, NJ is part of Roxbury Township, a link to the "official" Township website is on our "Links" page.
Website design Copyright 2002, 2014 LandingNewJersey.com. All Rights Reserved
Updated:  August 10, 2014  -  Go Roxbury High School Gaels !!