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Mount Holly Rail Trail – Mt Holly, NJ

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Mount Holly Rail Trail – Creek Island Park – Mt Holly, Burlimgton County, NJ
Distance: 0.75 miles (1 way) (officially listed as 0.5 miles), 1.5 round trip.
Updated: 11/25/2016

Type: Out and back
Difficulty: 1 of 10.
Total score: 7 of 10.

Terrain – Wetlands and creeks.

Trailheads – Madison Ave –  39° 59.461’N,  74° 47.592’W

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Madison

Pine Street –  39° 59.207’N,  74° 47.050’W

Pine Street

Pine Street

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Historic Smithville Park Trails – Eastampton, NJ

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Historic Smithville Park Trails – Eastampton, Burlington County, NJ
Distance – 4.1 miles of trails
Type: Out & Back or Loop.  We made a 3 mile loop or so of the Red and Green our first time here, and did 2 miles with the Ravine Trail and wandering around our second time here.
Hours: 8AM to dusk.  The mansion grounds are open weekdays, 8AM to 5PM. Mansion tours are also available on Wednesdays and Sundays from May through October, and Holiday tours in December.

Difficulty: 3 out of 10.
Total score: 9 of 10.
Updated: January 7, 2016

Website – Historic Smithville Park
Facebook – Historic Smithville Park, NJ

Terrain – Woods, riverside, and right on top of the pond.  Some elevation change on the Green and Blue trails.
Surface – mostly dirt, some concrete

Trailheads – Smith’s Woods Parking Lot (Red Trail and Orange Butterfly Garden Trail) –  39°58’46.50″N,  74°44’34.17″W
Behind Mansion Complex (Red Trail) –  39°59’8.75″N,  74°45’3.11″W
Blue Trail (Next to picnic area) –  39°59’9.28″N,  74°45’6.11″W
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