Thomas Paine Trails – Cherry Hill, Camden County, NJ Distance – 0.5 miles of trails, just under 3/4 of a mile to do it all. Type – Interlocking loops Difficulty: 2 of 10 – small incline, bit of mud
Website – Cherry Hill Trails Open – Sunrise to Sunset.
Terrain – Small hills, swamp Surface – Woodchips, boards, dirt
Trailheads – N 39° 56.082 W 074° 58.840
Directions – Fountain Court, Cherry Hill, NJ
Parking – Streetside parking.
Dog friendly? Yes Stroller friendly? Would be a tough one for strollers Benches?: None Facilities?: None
Markings – Posts at intersections Map [...]
9/11 Memorial Trail – Chestnut Branch Park – Mantua, Gloucester County, NJ Distance – 1.1 miles total round trip. Can make this longer by extending it on the paved trails around the fields. Type – Lollipop Difficulty: 2 of 10 Total score: 6 of 10
Updated the link, pictures of new trailside signs, more pictures of the memorials, and pictures of HOW ARE MY KIDS GETTING SO BIG!?
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Hammonton Lake Paddle – Hammonton, NJ Distance: 2+ miles (obviously you can shorten this considerably) Type: Out and back paddle. Difficulty: 2 of 10.
Terrain – Lake.
Put ins – The only boat launch is at N 39° 37.812 W 074° 47.235. Respect private property around the shores of the lake.
Nine years ago, I started taking my one year old out of the house to give my wife a break. We quickly ran out of places to go for little hikes, so I started looking for a book to help out… and there weren’t any.
That led to this big, dumb blog. I figured a few people would read it, maybe. It’d take about six months to do.
Well, nine year, four more kids, hundreds of thousands of visitors, over a million and half hits, and 200+ trails later, we’re still going.
So thank you to all of you who have been part of this fun, crazy experience!
Oh, we don’t have our usual birthday post? Well, at least we have a cute excuse [...]