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 [...]
Lake Mathilde – Sicklerville, Camden County, NJ Distance – 0.8 miles total Type – Loop Difficulty: 2 of 10 – trail markers can be a little rough to follow
Website – None Open – Closes at dusk.
Terrain – Woods Surface – Dirt
Trailheads – N 39° 45.393 W 075° 01.390
Directions – Located off of Tombleson Road in Sicklerville, NJ
Parking – Parking spaces facing the lake on the road
Dog friendly? No dogs allowed Stroller friendly? Not stroller friendly Benches? No benches along the trail Facilities?: No facilities
Markings – Blazes on trees Map [...]
Well, eight long years ago I started with a dream and a free website. That dream was to some day ride through the wilds of the West on the back of my loyal cow steed – Lullabell – where I’d foil robberies and find gold.
[Note to editor – insert picture of me riding a cow here]
Anyway, haven’t managed that particular dream yet. BUT, I have ended up with a website about hiking in South Jersey. I go out, usually with some number of my four children, and we go on an adventure on a trail in South Jersey. Then I do a little write up about the trail and put some pictures up. Occassionally, I even spell words right.
Camden County College Trails – Blackwood, Camden County, NJ Distance – supposedly 8 miles of trails total. We did 2 1/2 miles, but missed a lot. Type – Series of interlocking loops Difficulty: 3 of 10 – built for bikes, so more climbs and descents than a normal trail in South Jersey
Website – None Open – Sunrise to Sunset.
Terrain – Hills, swamps, forests Surface – Largely sandy and rooty, fun!
Trailheads – 39°46’40.00″N, 75° 2’14.26″W
Directions – Turnerville Hickstown Rd, Sicklerville, NJ 08081 (Parking is at Gloucester Township Community Park)
Parking – Several [...]