HIKE/WALK - D&R Canal, Colonial Park, Somerset, NJ

TriState Ramblers
TriState Ramblers
Public group

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Leader: Debby Bronner,[masked], [masked]
Meet: 9 AM (Early Start to Beat the Heat) at Parking Lot A near the Rose Garden inside Colonial Park. We will walk along the Delaware and Raritan Canal for 5 to 6 miles at a moderate pace on a flat path. Plan to arrive by 8:45 am. Bring lunch or a snack if you want to picnic near the Rose Garden afterwards. Bring plenty of water. Rain cancels. Please watch this site on the morning of July 31 for ay last minute changes/cancellations.
COLONIAL PARK, 156 Mettlers Rd., Somerset, NJ - Parking Lot A
I-287 to Exit 12. Left off the exit toward Zarephath. Follow Weston Canal Road along the canal for 2.7 miles, then make a left turn to stay on Weston Canal Rd. After 1 mile turn right onto Mettlers Rd. Travel approximately 1.0 mile on Mettlers to Parking Lot A (Rudolf W. Van Der Goot Rose Garden) on the right. There are a few entrances into the park. We will meet in Lot A near the Rose Garden. Rest rooms available.