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Stavola Beechwoods Preserve – Pemberton, NJ

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Stavola Beechwoods Preserve – Pemberton, Burlington County, NJ
Distance – about 1.6 miles  (GPS crapped out on me)
Type – Lollipop trail.
Difficulty:  3 of 10 – a few blow downs that need stepping over.  Trail unclear in a few spots.
Total score: 5  of 10

Posted -December 31, 2016

Website – Rancocas Conservancy
Facebook – Rancocas Conservancy
Open – Sunrise to Sunset.

Terrain – woods and wetlands
Surface – crushed gravel, dirt.

Trailheads – 39°58’12.76″N, 74°41’8.55″W
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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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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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Pine Street –  39° 59.207’N,  74° 47.050’W

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Rail Trail – Corson’s Inlet State Park – Ocean City, NJ

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Rail Trail – Corson’s Inlet State Park – Ocean City, Cape May County, NJ

Information for this trail has been moved to the posting on Corson’s Inlet State Park.

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