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Address: Lacey and Berkeley Townships, Bayville, NJ 08721
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Decent free activity

Parking lot could be bigger, but the trails are pretty well marked for those looking to walk or ride a bike. There could be spots where the sand is loose for those not as sure... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking lot could be bigger, but the trails are pretty well marked for those looking to walk or ride a bike. There could be spots where the sand is loose for those not as sure footed.

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Bayonne
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Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Double Trouble Park to see what's there. Not much! Walked down the paths to see old cranberry Boggs and to the old buildings used for processing .

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Red Bank
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Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Looking for something interesting and fun to do in central south jersey? Definitely go canoeing or kayaking down Cedar Creek in the Bayville area Double Trouble State Park. We had been hearing about this Creek for some time now and finally had the weekend to experience it. We were not disappointed. We took our own kyaks and planned our own... More 

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Thank Anthony F
Hawley, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

We had a great day of hiking and walking around this park. The Double trouble village is pretty cool and gave us some photo ops. We took a picnic lunch and spent the whole day. Stroll by the cranberry bogs and packing house....and along the river.

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Thank celticpriestess77
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

I live near double trouble state Park and visit frequently. I run the trails and also walk my dogs. There is canoeing available also. I take my dogs swimming in Cedar Creek which is very refreshing on a summer day.. Located within the pine Barrens of ocean County New Jersey

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Thank Keith N
Jersey City, New Jersey
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

A pretty straightforward state park. Some historic buildings by the parking area and trails out beyond them. Cedar Creek runs all through the park and looks like it's got a good current for tubing, kayaking, or canoeing. The woods on either side of the creeks and streams get pretty thick, so you would be able to see quite a lot... More 

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Bayville, New Jersey
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Reviewed April 4, 2016

Been here a few times as we live fairly close. The latest trip here was just my wife and I for a morning walk. The weather was nice, but a little chilly. We walked around the cranberry bogs and along the paths. There is so much nature here. There are also a few old buildings that make you step back... More 

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Tabernacle, New Jersey
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Reviewed February 29, 2016

Went here yesterday and it was a gorgeous day! We were there to hike but couldn't follow any trails on the map provided on the states website, because the trails weren't marked and the trail info at the park didn't match. So, we just walked down what looked like trails. LOTS of dogs- more of a dog park but it... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed January 6, 2016

There are several miles of flat, easy hiking trails along cranberry bogs and crossing Cedar Creek. Many walk their dogs here. Lovely in the fall. Cedar Creek is one of the best canoeing and kayaking streams in the Pine Barrens. Rentals available at 2 nearby locations. (seasonal) or bring your own.Camping nearby as well.The old buildings and sawmill will be... More 

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

can swim here or launch a canoe/kayak. clean, small, open. no liquor allowed. picnic tables and pavilion there.

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