Holgate is the southernmost community on Long Beach Island. There is a state park but access is restricted at times due to nesting birds and other wildlife.
The USS Monssen was being towed while the March 1962 Nor’easter ravaged Long Beach Island. She broke loose from her tow and ended up hard aground in Holgate.
Bonds’ Lifesaving Station in Holgate is now a private residence. Continue reading
Beachgoers at the south end of the island. Continue reading