So, I somehow ended up at a public meeting last night. I’m not normally a public meeting guy. And it had been a long day at work. Besides, I hadn’t even planned on going.
But ten minutes before it started, I found my car heading in that direction. I ended up at the…
Public Meeting at the Bellmawr Public Library.
South Trails – Monmouth Battlefield State Park – Manalapan/Freehold, Monmouth County, NJ
Distance: 15 miles of hiking trails for the park. About 7 miles in the southern part of the park. (We did about 3 miles)
Type: Interconnected web
Difficulty: 2 of 10.
Total score: 7 of 10.
Website – New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry
Terrain – rolling fields and hills, forest, farmland
Fort Mercer Walkabout – Red Bank Battlefield Park – National Park, Gloucester County, NJ
Distance: 1 mile
Type: Fairly close to a loop
Difficulty: 2 of 10 – stairs are rough.
Total score: 6 of 10.
Terrain – Riverside hills.
Trailheads – 39° 52.114’N, 75° 11.354’W