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First Day Hike – Spruce Run Recreation Area

January 1 @ 8:30 am

Free

A 15.2 mile hike that will take us along the Highlands Trail at Spruce Run, starting a little further along the reservoir, then following the Spruce Run through state owned lands. There are informal paths that connect the Union Furnace Nature Preserve to the Honachefsky Tract. From there, a walk and history talk through Glen Gardner, and then the new trail system recently installed along the Spruce Run in Lebanon Township.

Hike Info
Difficult ~ 15 miles (This is an ALL DAY event; not for beginners)
Children ages 10 and up who can hike 15 miles in the winter and are accompanied by parents/guardians are welcome. Dogs on a leash are welcome.
All participants need to be aware of the duration of the hike and prepare accordingly. Bring water, snacks and lunch, we may pass one small store on our way. One restrooms available early on the hike.
Meeting Location:
104 Mountain Top Rd,Glen Gardner, NJ 08826

Registration & Cancellation:
For More Information: Mike Helbing 908 343 8374, registration is not required.

Details

Date:
January 1
Time:
8:30 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
https://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/first_day_hikes.html

Venue

Spruce Run Recreation Area
104 Mountain Top Rd
Glen Gardner, NJ 08826 United States

Other

Registration Required
No
Indoor/Outdoor
Outdoor

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