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July 17, 2017

Greenwich Lake – Gibbstown, NJ

Greenwich Lake Park – Greenwich Township (Gibbstown), Gloucester County, NJ Distance – 2 miles total (includes backtracking) Type – Pair of out and backs on either side of the lake (could not connect them as a loop) Difficulty: 3 of 10 – some high growth and muddy areas

Website – Gloucester County Parks Open – Sunrise to Sunset.

Terrain – Lakeside and wetlands Surface – Varies from gravel to grass to dirt to mud

Trailheads –  39°48’43.69″N,  75°17’32.73″W

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June 10, 2017

Scotland Run Park – Clayton, NJ

Scotland Run Park – Clayton ,  Gloucester County, NJ Distance –  Unknown miles of trails total ( we covered 2.8 miles by doing the outside loop behind the nature center, the Nature Trail, and the road walk to the boat ramp road, plus the distance between the trailheads). Type – Loops/out-and-backs Difficulty: 2  of 10 – trails unmarked Total score: 5 of 10

Website – Gloucester County Parks Open – Sunrise to Sunset.

Terrain – Lake, woods, fields Surface – Part paved, part grass, part dirt

Trailheads – Nature Trail –  39°39’27.27″N,  75° 3’9.80″WTrails behind Nature Center –  [...]

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July 14, 2015

Atsion Lake Paddle – Shamong, NJ

Atsion Lake Paddle –  Atsion Recreation Area, Wharton State Forest, Shamong, Burlington County, NJ Distance:  The lake is over a mile long and up to a 1/4 mile wide. Can also come in from the Goshen Pond area, which Dan kayaked in from (roughly two miles, one way).  We did a mile and a half in two relatively short trips, and we didn’t even get more than halfway down the lake. Type: Out and back Difficulty: 4 of 10 – Middle of the lake lack of current can be a pain in the arms. Total score: 6 of 10.

Fees – If putting in at Atsion, $10 on weekends and $5 on weekdays to get into the lake area (in season)

Rentals – A boat concession [...]

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