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2016 – Year in Review – 10 Favorite Trails

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In 2016, I hiked 32 new trails in South Jersey!  Why not take a look back at the highlights of an awesome year?

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Elephant Swamp Trail – Elk to Elmer, NJ

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Elephant Swamp Trail – Elmer to Elk Township, Gloucester and Salem Counties, NJ
Distance – 6 miles
Type – One way (12 miles out-and-back)
Difficulty: 1 of 10
Total score: 8  of 10

Website – Elk Township Website
Open – Sunrise to Sunset.

Terrain – Large open fields and farmland, large sections of swamp.

Trailheads –
Frank Stewart Memorial Park, Elk Township –  39°40’1.82″N,  75° 8’26.58″W
Rt 538 and Railroad Ave, Elk Township –  39°39’9.06″N,  75° 8’55.45″W
Baseball Fields in Elmer, NJ –  39°35’55.22″N,  75°10’4.66″W

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