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New Year’s First Day Hike in Tabernacle Township at Wharton State Forest 2024

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  • As of December 21, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this New Year’s Day event.

Carranza Monument to Apple Pie Hill Hike and Tower Climb

Want to take the scenic route to Apple Pie Hill? Hike to the Batona Trail from the Carranza Monument! This guided hike will depart the monument at 10 a.m. arrive at the tower around 12 p.m. where you will take a lunch break and climb the tower before returning to Carranza.

Level of Difficulty

Natural Surface, Moderate incline – Moderate: 8 miles

Recommended Ages

Children ages 10 and older are welcomed. Service animals only. Not wheelchair or stroller friendly.

When is this New Year’s Day hiking event?

January 1 @ 10:00 am 3:00 pm

When is the raindate?

No rain date information has been provided.

Is the event indoors or outdoors?


Is registration required?


Space is limited; register here (registration will open on December 29 at 8 a.m) For more information, please call the Wharton State Forest at 609-561-0024 (Batsto) or Atsion 609-268-0444

New Year’s Day Hike Activities

  • Moderate incline – Moderate: 8 miles
  • Apple Pie Hill tower climb

What is the admission price for this New Year’s Day hiking event in Tabernacle Township?


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Where is this event happening?

This event is happening at

31 Batsto Road
Hammonton, NJ 08037 United States

Meeting Spot

The meeting location is the Carranza Monument, Carranza Road, Tabernacle Township, NJ 08088

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