50/50 Tickets Make Awesome Surprise Gifts For Friends

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Giving, Hopatcong, lake, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News
Want to surprise a friend with an awesome gift? Buy them a 50/50 ticket. You will be supporting the Lake Hopatcong Foundation (a small non-profit trying to do a bit of good for New Jersey’s largest lake). They will love that you thought of them to win some moola. And you get good karma for …

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New Jersey Historic Trust Recommends Grant Award for Lake Hopatcong Train Station Interior Restoration

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
The Board of the New Jersey Historic Trust approved a $260,000 grant for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station interior restoration.  Nearly $5 million in grants were recommendations from the Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund for 51 projects located at historic sites throughout the state. The grant recommendations will be presented to the Garden State Preservation Trust at its …

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Get Your 50/50 Tickets Sooner Than Later

Categories: Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Giving, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
On November 4th, we will be drawing the winning 50/50 tickets at our Beefsteak dinner. 50/50 tickets are on sale now – $10 each (cash only). Once these tickets are gone…they are GONE. Three prizes will be drawn and the winner need not be present to win. Contact our offices if you would like to …

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Volunteers Needed for Ongoing Trail Maintenance

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
Lake Hopatcong Trail Volunteers
The first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail has been built and blazed and is now open for hikers to enjoy!  This first leg of the planned 40-mile trail stretches about 9 miles beginning on the Morris Canal Towpath across from Hopatcong State Park in Landing. It winds through Hopatcong Borough, with several spurs to access the trail, …

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Lake Hopatcong Trail Now Officially Open!

Categories: community, Events, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Projects and Initiatives, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
LHF Trail Ribbon-Cutting
More than 100 people turned out for the official opening of the first leg of the Lake Hopatcong Trail on Saturday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m. at the Hopatcong Senior Center.  The ceremony included several speakers, the official ribbon-cutting and a short hike on the newly opened trail. The Lake Hopatcong Trail, when completed, will …

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Counting Down to the Beefsteak and Basket Raffle

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
We’re only about 5 weeks out from our old-fashioned Beefsteak Dinner at St. Jude’s Church Parish Hall (40 Maxim Dr, Hopatcong, NJ 07843) on Saturday evening, November 4, starting at 6:00 pm. The dinner will be catered by the legendary Hap Nightingale’s of Clifton. Beefsteak dinners originated in the 19th century and Hap Nightingale’s has been catering them …

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Our Favorite Six-Year-Old Train Enthusiast Helps Out at Train Station

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Roxbury, Train Station, Volunteers
Paul, our favorite six-year-old train enthusiast (see Six-Year-Old Train Enthusiast Supports Train Station Restoration for His Birthday), was up for a visit to NJ last weekend and came out with his mom, brother, sister, aunt and cousin to help volunteer at the station (see Many Hands Make Light Work). The kids brought their own shovels and pails …

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Last Chance To Register for 5th Annual Lake Loop

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Giving, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
It’s the final countdown…. Weather is going to be gorgeous…..GORGEOUS for this Sunday’s 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Foundation Lake Loop. You have until midnight on Friday, September 22 to register for $45. If you wait till Sunday, the registration fee is $65. Can’t join us? Then support us with a donation https://www.crowdrise.com/donate/event/LakeLoop2017 REGISTER NOW   SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Breakfast …

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