The Penn Branch Trail

Have you ever heard of the Penn Branch Mountain Biking trail in Wharton State Forest? You wouldn’t be alone if you haven’t. It is a lesser known eighteen-mile trail dedicated for mountain biking that...

Pinelands Commission to Consider Wharton MAP

Last summer the DEP announced the M.A.P. (Motorized Access Plan) for Wharton State Forest. This plan was an attempt at preventing damage done by off-road vehicles to certain areas of the forest. The plan...

Hiking the Parker Preserve Red Trail

Update: As of 2/14/2021 there is a break in the Red and Green trails at the Parker Preserve. Click here to see a map with the break circled in black. Keep an eye on...