Assunpink Wildlife Management Area

Park Overview:

Three lakes are popular resting spots for migratory waterfowl. Woods roads and mowed strips provide access to uplands and open fields

Trail Uses:Hiking, Mountain biking, Bridle path, X-C skiing
Dogs:Dogs on leash
Trail Miles:
Park Acreage:6373 acres
City/County/
State:
Roosevelt/Monmouth/NJ
Park Description:

Purchased under the Green Acres Program, the 6,300-acre Assunpink WMA includes man-made and natural lakes, wetlands, former farm fields, hedgerows, and mixed hardwood forests.  The three lakes are popular resting spots for migratory waterfowl.  Woods roads and mowed strips provide access to uplands and open fields.

Trails Overview:

There are no marked trails. Current topographical maps are available for download from the Table of Wildlife Management Areas. Hikers can also purchase the Allentown and Roosevelt USGS topographical quadrangle maps; or free scanned copies are available at the USGS's web site.

Directions:

Take I-195 to Exit 11 [Imlaystown Road], and proceed north on Imlaystown Road to the second stop sign.  Turn right onto Eldridge Road, and follow it to the headquarters of the wildlife management area.  Parking areas are shown on the east topographical map; click on the Table of Wildlife Management Areas in "Trails Overview."

Contact Information:NJ DEP, Division of Fish & Wildlife
609-984-0547
Region:Central Jersey
Fees:None

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I love the endless trail

I love the endless trail troughout the acres and acres of beutiful land. I'm trying to get out there more this year and hopefully do some volunteer clean up.