Farewell New Jersey

Our night in crazy town quieted down a few hours before dawn, allowing us to catch a few hours of sleep. We woke up shortly after 7, quickly packed up our sleeping bag and hammock and set off in the chilly morning. Our ride transitioned from rural southern New Jersey Pine Barrens into a marshy […]

Batsto Village

Stone Horse Barn at Batsto Village

We decided to explore Southern New Jersey today with a trip to Wharton State Forest around Batsto Village and Lake.  The  Mullica River Trail was our primary choice, but the footbridge had been destroyed by storms.  Instead we enjoyed learning about the ecology of the Pine Barrens on our hike around Tom’s Pond Trail.  On the other […]