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New Year’s First Day Hike at Batsto Village Walk/Wharton State Forest: Fire Fighting Themed 2023
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- As of December 28, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this New Year’s Day event.
New Year’s Day First Day Hike: FIGHTING FIRES AND FUELING INDUSTRY AT BATSTO VILLAGE
Join Batsto Village on New Year’s Day as we explore the history of fires and fire prevention at Batsto Village. This guided hike will span from the Batsto Mansion to the Batsto Fire Tower, with historical interpretation focusing on both the industrial use and destructive power of fire in the Pinelands. This event will be offered three times, throughout the day. Friendly dogs on a leash are welcome.
Level of Difficulty
Moderate – 2 miles. Wear sturdy footgear & weather-appropriate clothing. Bring water and snacks.
All ages are welcome.
When is this New Year’s Day hiking event?
January 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
When is the raindate?
No rain date information has been provided.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?Yes
To register please call the Batsto Visitor Center at 609-561-0024. Hikes will be cancelled if icy or snowy conditions prevent the use of trails, high winds, thunderstorms, or if a state of emergency is declared.
New Year’s Day Hike Activities
- Hike to explore the history of fires and fire prevention at Batsto Village.
What is the admission price for this New Year’s Day hiking event in Hammonton?
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Where is this event happening?
This event is happening at
Batsto Village Historic Site, Visitor Center, 31 Batsto Road, Hammonton, NJ 08037 – Meet Behind the Visitor Center, Next to the Ore Boat