An Old Golf Course Turned Tall Pines State Preserve

Founded in 2016, Tall Pines State Park is the only state-owned park in Gloucester County.   These 110 acres are pretty flat overall, we did walk up a couple slight hills in our travels.  The fact that this land is a former golf course explains the 4 miles of paved trails within the park.

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Hiking the Pochuck Boardwalk on the Appalachian Trail

Part of the Appalachian Trail, the Pochuck Boardwalk famous section of boardwalk hiking trail through the marshy lands of North New Jersey. The trail is located in Glenwood, New Jersey and starts off County Road 517. This serene and adventurous 1.5-mile section along the Appalachian Trail is a favorite among locals and also thru-hikers making the trek from Georgia to Maine.

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