Full house for fall programs

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental and Cultural Center, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
Three historical programs were presented to packed houses this fall at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental and Cultural Center. Supported by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, our fall program series aimed to take participants on a journey back in time with informative speakers and a variety of presentations. Each program …

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Download your Lake-Friendly Living Guide

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury, Water Quality
Simple ways you can help protect Lake Hopatcong Lake-friendly living isn’t just for those who live on the shores of Lake Hopatcong. Stormwater flows into the lake from the hillsides all around it, carrying soil, nutrients, salt, pollution, and other items that are detrimental to our water quality. This past summer, we put out a …

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Lake Hopatcong Station earns historic marker

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental & Cultural Center, News, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Station has received an official Morris County historic marker, recognizing the iconic building’s historical significance. The official Morris County historic marker is located just off the roadside, at the corner of our parking lot at 125 Landing Road in Landing. The Lake Hopatcong Station first opened in 1911 as a showcase for …

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LHF Honored with MCMUA Environmental Excellence Award

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Water Quality
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation was honored with a Clean Water Stewardship Award at the Morris County MUA 2019 Environmental Excellence Awards on October 11, 2019, at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum.     The awards program, held at the Haggerty Education Center, began with a fashion show highlighting reused and recycled designs from bags to jewelry to clothing. …

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Thank you 2019 Lake Loop sponsors

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
A sincere thank you to all of the 2019 Lake Loop sponsors for their generous support of this year’s bike, run, paddle challenge!  Sponsorships help to make the Lake Loop a success and allow us to raise more funds for important initiatives to support and protect New Jersey’s largest lake. This event would not be possible …

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Lake-Friendly Living Guide: Conserving Water

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury, Water Quality
In this installment of our Lake-Friendly Living Guide, we share simple ways to conserve water inside and outside your home. Water conservation is helpful for the environment, can reduce runoff from your property, and helps maintain your septic system, all while saving you money. Water, water everywhere… It happens every time. Turn a handle or …

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Call for Lake Loop 2019 Volunteers

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Join us in creating an amazing day of activities for the benefit of Lake Hopatcong at our annual Lake Loop bike, run, paddle challenge on October 13 at Hopatcong State Park.  This event has so many moving parts, it takes a LOT of people to make it run smoothly, so we are looking for a big …

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Sweeney, Oroho, and Pennacchio come to Lake Hopatcong to talk long-term algae solutions

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong, News
On Thursday, New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney visited Lake Hopatcong for the first time and called it a “jewel of New Jersey.” Alongside our local Senators Steve Oroho and Joe Pennacchio, the group toured the lake on the LHF Floating Classroom (many thanks to Captain Tom Bush and First Mate Larry Orlans for making …

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