Franklin Parker Preserve

Franklin Parker Preserve

Along the West Branch Wading River - Franklin Parker Preserve - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff Along the West Branch Wading River - Franklin Parker Preserve - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff
39.806951, -74.534685

A 16-square-mile preserve, situated near five other major parks in the Pine Barrens, is a significant ecological treasure, with beautiful wetlands and several loop trails.

On the site of a former cranberry farm, and in the heart of the New Jersey Pine Barrens, the Franklin Parker Preserve contains approximately 5,000 acres of wetlands habitat and 4,400 acres of contiguous upland pine oak forest.  The Preserve is crossed by 14 pristine tributaries of the West Bank of the Wading River; be prepared to encounter some soggy trail sections and somewhat challenging...

Park Acreage:

10243.00 acres

Municipality:

Woodland and Tabernacle Townships

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Contact Information

Web Link:

NJ Conservation Foundation

Phone:

(908) 234-1225

Fees:

Not available

Dogs in park:

Not available

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Web Map: Trail map

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