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First Day Hike at Batsto Village
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Batsto Village is one of many locations in the New Jersey State Park Service hosting a First Day Hike on New Year’s Day as part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes program. Led by a knowledgeable and entertaining guide, this urban hike will bring you to key Revolutionary sites in the community where New Jersey began!
Start your new year with a family history walk through Batsto Village.
Easy ~ 1.5 miles
Families welcome (Village tracks may not be comfortable for strollers). Service animals only.
Meeting Location: Batsto Visitor Center, Wharton State Forest
31 Batsto Rd, Hammonton, NJ 08037
Registration & Cancellation
Pre-registration is REQUIRED. To register and/or for more information: [email protected] or call (609)561-0024. Include your name, number of people in your party, a cell phone number and email address. Cancelled if icy conditions. To check, call (856)275-6975.
These free First Day Hikes offer a great incentive to get outside, exercise, experience history, enjoy nature, and celebrate the New Year with friends and family in one of your state parks. Wear sturdy footgear and bring water and snacks. Check the weather before you leave the house and wear weather-appropriate clothing. Layers are best for exercising in colder temperatures.