Friday, August 6, 2010

Wildwood By The Sea

Wildwood is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey. It is part of the Delaware Valley as well as the Ocean City Metropolitan Area. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city population was 5,436 during the off-season, but it can swell to 250,000 during the summer months. (Postcards Circa 1960's)

~ World's Finest and Safest Bathing Beach ~

~ Hunt's Pier - Wildwood By The Sea ~

~ Boardwalk Looking North from Playland ~

~ Marine Pier - Wildwood By The Sea ~

~ Jungle Land and Mine Ride - Hunt's Pier ~

1 comment:

Paul Duca said...

And it has the honor of having a song in tribute--"Wildwood Days" a 1963 recording by Bobby Rydell. A native of Philadelphia, Rydell was among the many area folk who would spend their summer vacation there.