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Best trails in Atsion Recreation Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Atsion Recreation Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Throughout Wharton are rivers and streams for canoeing, hiking trails (including a major section of the Batona Trail), miles of unpaved roads for mountain biking and horseback riding and numerous lakes, ponds and fields ideal for wildlife observation. Bald eagles, red-tailed hawks, marsh hawks, ospreys, great blue herons, swans, screech owls, great-horned owls, bluebirds, hummingbirds, purple martins, goldfinch, turkeys, beavers, river otters, fox and deer are only some of the wildlife the alert visitor can see.

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Map of trails in Atsion Recreation Area
Park information
Acreage:
122,463 acres
Contact
(609) 561-0024
Helpful links
Top trails (5)
#1 - Mullica River and Batona Trail Loop
Atsion Recreation Area
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Length: 13 mi • Est. 5 h 22 m
You may have to take a detour at an unfinished bridge on this trail. Show more
#2 - Atsion Lake Loop
Atsion Recreation Area
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
Atsion Lake Loop is a 1.1 mile loop trail located near Waterford, New Jersey that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from Show more
#3 - Beaver Pond- Quaker Bridge Trail to Lower Forge Campground
Atsion Recreation Area
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Beaver Pond- Quaker Bridge Trail to Lower Forge Campground is a 6.1 mile out and back trail located near Vincentown, New Jersey that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is priShow more
#4 - D Daves Road and Sleepy Creek to Mullica River Campground
Atsion Recreation Area
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Hiked D Daves Road through Rockwood and along the Sleepy Creek (aka False Sleeper Branch) to the confluence with the Mullica River and back.Show more
#5 - Atsion Lake Paddle
Atsion Recreation Area
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Length: 2.8 mi
Paddle from the Cabin area up into the braids of the Mullica River and back.Show more