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Red Trail

Intermediate
 3.8 (4) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Run through the heart of the New Jersey Pine Barrens on trails and sandy roads.


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5.9

Miles

9.5

KM

100%

Runnable

98' 30 m

High

76' 23 m

Low

60' 18 m

Up

60' 18 m

Down

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Avg Grade (0°)

3%

Max Grade (2°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Wildlife

Overview

The trailhead is just before the gate at the far end of the parking lot. The foot traffic-only Red Trail is well-marked with NJCF red diamond trail markers.

Need to Know

There are two main entrances to the preserve: the Chatsworth Lake entrance off Route 532 and the Speedwell entrance off Route 563.

Description

The trail is a 6.0-mile loop with few opportunities to lose the trail. It is a combination of singletrack through pine barren forest and swamps, with some sections of sandy roads through bogs. The trail can be wet and can flood at certain times of the year.

Contacts

Shared By:

Michael Borda

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  3.8 from 4 votes

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  3.8 from 4 votes
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