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Maurice River Bluffs Preserve – Millville, NJ

Welcome to the Maurice River Bluffs!

Welcome to the Maurice River Bluffs!  Taken from the floating dock.

Blue, Orange, Red, and White Trails – Maurice River Bluffs Preserve – Millville, Cumberland County, NJ
Distance: 5 miles.  The map is a little confusing.  We did 3.7 miles, skipping only some short bits of the orange trail and part of the non-alternate Blue Trail (which was closed).  5 miles is a best guess.
Type: Web of trails (many of them are loops, the orange trail loops back on itself several times)
Difficulty: 7 of 10 – your legs will feel these hills the next day!
Total score:  10 of 10.

Terrain – woodlands, riverbanks, lots and lots of hills.

Trailheads – 39° 21.200’N,  75° 2.179’W – all trails lead from the parking lot.

Go under this sign and you'll hit the trails.

Go under this sign and you’ll hit the trails.

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Harold N. Peek Preserve – Millville, NJ

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River Overlook Trail and Jenkins Landing Trail – Harold N. Peek Preserve – Millville, Cumberland County, NJ
Distance: About 3 miles of trails
NOTE: This does not include that the access road is walk-in only, about 0.33 miles one way.
River Overlook Trail – 1 mile round trip  (according to GPS)
Jenkins Landing Trail – 0.4 miles round trip (sic)
Red Cedar Overlook Trail – listed as 1.5 miles round trip
Type: Lollipops, loops, spurs, and out-and-back
Difficulty: 2  of 10.
Total score: 5 of 10.

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Terrain – swamps, woodlands, fields, river

Trailheads –  39° 22.554’N,  75° 1.572’W (Parking Lot at gate)

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