Main Street, Ocean Avenue, Princeton Avenue, Post Road, Princeton Post Road, Ocean Road

Westbound Views

Ocean Road begins at NJ 35 in Point Pleasant. There is a traffic light at Bay Avenue. Turn right to go north or left to go south.
Photos taken November 2015.
Ocean Road runs west as a two-lane undivided road. There is a traffic light at Johnson Avenue and Arnold Avenue (CR 633). Johnson Avenue is erroneously signed as CR 10, although it does not actually have a county route number.
Photos taken November 2015.
There is a traffic light at Memorial Drive, followed by a lift bridge over the Point Pleasant Canal.
Photos taken November 2015.
On the other side of the bridge, there is a traffic light at Herbertsville Road (Spur CR 549) and Beaver Dam Road (CR 630). Herbertsville Road is erroneously signed as CR 549 instead of Spur CR 549.
Photos taken November 2015.
NJ 88 continues to the west, changing names from Ocean Road to Princeton Post Road. There are traffic lights at River Avenue, Bridge Avenue (CR 632), Jordan Road, Midstreams Road, Coolidge Road, Van Zile Road, Barb Lane, and Jack Martin Boulevard. With the exception of CR 632, all of the county route numbers shown on the signs here are wrong.
Photos taken November 2015.
There is a traffic light at Post Road, which carries the eastbound direction of NJ 88. Motorists heading west can turn left here, but it is more direct to just continue straight ahead.
Photos taken November 2015.
There is a five-way intersection at NJ 70. Bear left to stay on NJ 88. Make a hard left to go east on NJ 70. Continue straight ahead to go west.
Photos taken November 2015.
NJ 88 is now known as Ocean Avenue. There are traffic lights at Olden Street and Jack Martin Boulevard. Once again, the county route numbers shown are erroneous.
Photos taken November 2015.
Ocean Avenue passes under the Garden State Parkway (NJ 444). There is no interchange.
Photo taken November 2015.
There is a traffic light at CR 549. Turn left onto Chambers Bridge Road to go south or right onto Lanes Mill Road to go north.
Photos taken November 2015.
Ocean Avenue continues west to Lakewood. There are traffic lights at New Hampshire Avenue (CR 623) and Clover Street. The latter has yet another fake county route number.
Photos taken November 2015.
Ocean Avenue changes names in Lakewood to become Main Street. There is a railroad crossing.
Photo taken November 2015.
There is a traffic light at Clifton Avenue.
Photos taken November 2015.
NJ 88 ends at a traffic light at Madison Avenue (US 9). Turn right to go north or left to go south.
Photos taken November 2015.

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