Having a site that contains your prior hikes often comes in handy when trying to decide where to go. We hadn't been since 2009, when our hike had been cut short by a bear (“…Continue
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A new trail map for Apshawa came out last September, and while it's not unusual for trails to change, there are some huge differences since we last hiked this in Nov. 2010 ("Apshawa Preserve").
In addition to some changes in route configurations, a few trail colors have changed (the trail in the beginning…Continue
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We had an errand to run in Toms River so afterwards we popped over to Jakes Branch for a hike so as to not waste a drive down.
This park is just a few minutes off the Parkway so it's a convenient stop.
The trail map had been updated since we first hiked it. The Swamp Trail (WHITE) is now shown on the map as well as an Interpretive Trail (GREEN). By…Continue
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