It’s true that great things come in small packages, and the charming town of Clinton is proof of that!
This adorable village, located in Hunterdon County along the Raritan River is only an hour and a half drive from New York, offers lovely backdrops and a leisurely pace, making it an ideal day-trip destination or a weekend getaway for residents of New Jersey and New York.
Its alluring scenic beauty and notable historic sites have made this postcard-perfect town a popular destination for visitors, photographers and movie-makers.
The town welcomes you with an array of things to do and see to make your visit to this place a memorable one. Wander into charming shops, local boutiques and artisanal gourmet shops, grab a bite at lovely cafes and award-winning restaurants, enjoy leisurely riverside walks, tour the iconic Red Mill Museum Village to discover the history of Clinton or step inside the historic Hunterdon Art Museum to view the magnificent art and craft pieces. You can also pursue outdoor activities like hiking, biking, kayaking, boating and swimming at Spruce Run recreation area or just simply enjoy the experience of a local festival.
New Jersey – the Garden State has many such charming little towns; Clinton definitely makes it to our list of favorite small-town destinations in the USA.
Here is a glimpse of the little town of Clinton and its varied attractions :