Lake Loop 5k or 1.5-Mile Trail Run – What to Expect

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
The 2018 Lake Loop 5k or 1.5-mile trail run/walk will take you in and around Hopatcong State Park with challenging hilly trails, over the sandy beach and back to the finish line. The varied terrain will be fun and interesting and will give you a new appreciation for Hopatcong State Park. Presented by members of Salt …

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Call for Lake Loop 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 7 at Hopatcong State Park.  This event has so many moving parts and it takes a LOT of people to make it run smoothly, so we are looking for a big …

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Lake Loop Lake Paddle – What to Expect

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
The Lake Loop lake paddle is an on the water experience on beautiful Lake Hopatcong.  The paddle is not timed. Participants will navigate the well-marked, 2.5-mile course at their own pace, making it as relaxing or challenging as desired! The paddle can be completed with a kayak, canoe or paddle board. All three are available …

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Five-Foot Drawdown – Timeline and Procedures

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
This year, the N.J. Department of Environmental Protection will be moving forward with its five-year, 60-inch drawdown procedure to allow access to waterfront structures for inspection and maintenance. Residents can contact Hopatcong State Park at 973-398-7010 to inquire about needed permits for work to waterfront structures. The drawdown also allows for cleanup of the lakebed …

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Hundreds of Volunteers Needed for Lake-Wide Cleanup on Nov. 3

Categories: community, Events, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Commission, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Projects and Initiatives, Volunteers, Water Quality
A car dashboard, a mannequin, a lawn mower, and silverware were among the thousands of items pulled from the Lake Hopatcong shoreline the last time the lake was lowered five feet, in 2013. As the lake community prepares for another 60-inch drawdown this fall, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation is once again calling for volunteers to …

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CHOOSE Your Challenge, and DOUBLE Your Contribution

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
LAKE LOOP 2018 fundraising donations will be MATCHED dollar for dollar through September 21, up to $5,000! Join the Lake Hopatcong Foundation for an amazing day of fall activities on Sunday, October 7 at Hopatcong State Park: you can bike (20, 40, or 62 miles), you can run a 5K, you can paddle 2.5 miles, …

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Last Day for Early Bird Pricing for Lake Loop 2018

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
Today is the last day to preregister for Lake Loop 2018 at the early bird price of just $40!  The price will go up to $45 at midnight tonight.  This year’s annual bike, run, paddle fundraiser, organized by the Lake Hopatcong Foundation, will be held on October 7 at Hopatcong State Park.  Registration includes participation …

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Lake Loop Training Event – Meetup Paddle

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
Join us for our first Lake Loop training event – a free relaxed paddle on Lake Hopatcong on Saturday, September 15 at 9 am. Bring your own kayak, canoe, or paddle board. We will meet at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation parking lot (37 Nolan’s Point Park Road) and launch next to the Windlass.  Plan to …

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