Cattus Island Park – Toms River, Ocean County, NJ
Distance – 7 miles of trails, but getting to some will require backtracking, so distances covered will be longer than listed trail distances. (we did 4.5 miles total just doing the Blue and Orange trails and the road connecting them)
Type – Series of loop trails.
Difficulty: 1 of 10 (and should always be easy, just as long as you prepare for bugs and direct sunlight in the warmer months)
Total score: 10 of 10
Terrain – woodlands and swamps
Surface – various natural surfaces, plus packed dirt on the road.
Trailheads – 39°58’58.57″N, 74° 7’42.43″W (next to Nature Center)