Monmouth Beach offers fishing, as well as surfable waves. The Shrewsbury River, which borders the borough, offers sailing, kayaking, and fishing.
The SeaStreak ferry route to Wall Street and the East Side of Manhattan in New York City is a 10-15
minute drive to Atlantic Highlands and Highlands. Trains and buses to New York can be
found in nearby Long Branch.
Monmouth County is Known for Great Schools and Colleges,
an Extensive County Park System, Attractive Homes and Outstanding
White Sandy Beaches. Monmouth County's Shore Towns Offer Fine dining
and Shopping as well as Entertainment Venues. Among the Performing Arts
to be discovered are the Count Basie Theater,
Two Rivers Theater in Red Bank, Asbury Park 1920s Paramount Theater, Convention
Center, and the Stone Pony, which has hosted native New Jerseyans
such as "The Boss" Bruce Springstein and Bon Jovi. Monmouth County is
located just an hour away from New York City and 90 minutes from
Philadelphia. Travel to this Area is Available Via Bus, Trains or