Green Trail

MODERATE 141 reviews
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Green Trail is a 3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Matawan, New Jersey that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
314 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

camping

fishing

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

road biking

trail running

walking

forest

river

wildlife

blowdown

bridge out

bugs

muddy

old growth

backpacking
8 days ago

I'll start with $20 parking fee for non NJ residents.
Park it self is very clean and well taken care of(I see where $20 goes to) Green trail was 3 miles long , it is well marked and easy to walk on. Trail should be marked as easy

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2 months ago

$5 admission fee at the entrance of the park. Moderate trail with a lot of wooded stairs and views.. bug spray is a must!

hiking
2 months ago

Bring bug spray!!! like seriously bring it with on the trail too
gorgeous hike but it does goes through the "wetlands" which is just a nicer way of saying it can get a little swampy

2 months ago

Luv this place..

2 months ago

Easy and scenic

2 months ago

Very very clean park, nice trails went through several environments from saltwater marshes, bogs, pine forests, freshwater swamps, and oak forests. The green trail allows you to see coastal habitats and inland old forests.

Some areas could use improvement as I had to walk through several muddy areas, and a boardwalk would have benefitted these areas. But it's not the outdoors if you don't get dirty right?

Bring bug spray to prevent the gnats which we're plentiful in the salt marshes.

trail running
2 months ago

2 months ago

every step I was walking into spider webs, and was being attacked by bugs. it got so bad to the point where we left early. only thing cool about the place was the wildlife and a cabin that tells you about all the kinds of wildlife that has lived there over the years!

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3 months ago

Good for kids and families.

3 months ago

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