Memorial in Pine Barrens

Emilio Carranza Memorial

This bizarre snippet of history, emblazoned with an Aztec eagle, juts 10ft out of the ground on the site Mexican pilot Emilio Carranza, attempting to duplicate some of American Charles Lindbergh's aviation feats, di…
Farm in Pine Barrens

Whitesbog Village

Visit one of New Jersey's first cranberry bogs, and the place where the highbush blueberry was cultivated. Nature trails wind through the property.
Church in Pine Barrens

St Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church

Driving through the Pines, this majestic structure seems to pop up out of nowhere. It's a functioning parish, so not for sightseers, but worth a gander from the parking lot. It's just blocks away from Pushkin Rd.
Historic Site in Pine Barrens

Batsto Village

This 18th-century village is an open-air museum that introduces the bog-iron industry, and also has a nature center. Guided tours ($3) of the central Batsto Mansion take place Wednesday to Sunday only. There's a han…
Historic Building in Pine Barrens

Atsion Mansion

This 14-room Greek Revival–style mansion along the Mullica River has been restored to its 1826 glory (no running water or central heat!). Samuel Richards, a Philadelphia ironmaster and operator of the Atsion furnace…