Glen Road, Central Boulevard, Palisade Avenue
Eastbound Views
Palisade Avenue runs south as a four-lane undivided road. There is a traffic light at Bridle Way.
Photos taken April 2012.
Turn left at this traffic light to stay on NJ 5. Palisade Avenue continues straight ahead as the mostly unsigned CR 27.
Photo taken April 2014.
The easternmost section of NJ 5 is a two-lane undivided road that has no name and is known solely by its number.
Photos taken April 2015.
Welcome to Edgewater! NJ 5 descends a steep cliff that separates the waterfront along the Hudson River from the rest of New Jersey. Since the cliff is too steep to go directly to the east here, NJ 5 descends it through a switchback, curving to the north and gradually heading down. The George Washington Bridge (I-95/US 1/US 9) is visible in the distance.
Photos taken April 2015.
The road curves sharply back to the south.
Photos taken April 2015.
NJ 5 continues to descend toward the Hudson River.
Photos taken April 2015.
NJ 5 ends at a traffic light at River Road (CR 505) in Edgewater. Turn left to go north or right to go south.
Photos taken April 2015.

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