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2016 – Year in Review – 10 Favorite Trails


In 2016, I hiked 32 new trails in South Jersey!  Why not take a look back at the highlights of an awesome year?

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Filed under Canoeing, Hiking, History, Outdoors., pine barrens, South Jersey, Wildlife.

Wells Mills County Park – Ocean Township, NJ


Wells Mills County Park – Waretown (Ocean Township), Ocean County, NJ
Distance – 14.5 miles of hiking trails, plus a 3+ mile bike trail (the boys and I did just over two miles)
Type – Series of looping trails
Difficulty: 3 of 10 – bit of mud, but it had been raining for a whole week
Total score: 9 of 10

Website – http://www.co.ocean.nj.us/OCParks/ContentPage.aspx?ID=41fee2db-374d-49a2-a7ae-f17b5acc6c92
Open – Sunrise to Sunset.

Terrain – Lakeside, meadow, forest, and swampland

Trailheads – Trail system starts at the nature center –  39°47’39.90″N,  74°16’37.66″W


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Filed under Hiking, History, Outdoors., pine barrens, South Jersey