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Rancocas Pathways Inc.
Offical Applicant of the RCNWT nomination

Rancocas Pathways, a 501c3 organization dedicated 2 enhanced
 multi-use public access n promotes the nomination
 of a Rancocas Ceek
Water Trail through fun, recreation,
stewardship, exercise,
conservation and education.

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Paddle Notes 4 Year Round Paddling - Rancocas Creek Tidewaters

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Yes We have No Kangaroo Muscles...Rancocas Creek Fresh-Water Mussel Survey

Posted on August 13, 2017 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Rancocas State Park Bluewater Trail, Fresh-Water Mussel Survey. RP initiates a comprehensive survey of the mussels of the Rancocas Creek. Want to help the Creek's mussel population? Come splash about...

Survey covered by a robust scientific process of combined field and classroom work. zap a note. ingvarja@verizon.net

Adopt a Creek, Salty Dawg Days of Summer

Posted on August 8, 2017 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Squeal Like a Pig Adopt a Creek Kick-Off

Posted on August 7, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Outside wall movie.  Help Kick-Off the Mt. Holly Oxbow Adopt a Creek

mt. holly oxbow adopt a creek, wet. wild, wonderful

Posted on August 7, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

wet, wild , wonderful. mt. holly oxbow paddling....yaking by, listening to the rushing mill race waters, mt. holly's dichotomy of music, laughter, light, reflections, whispering, a grill sizzling, full moon illuminations....paddle down. and a fine evening w friends.

The Big Nasty Word "Conservation"

Posted on July 29, 2017 at 7:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Conservation and the Rancocas Creek.  Public access helps restore and conserve the resources of the Rancocas Creek.  Notable is multi-use on and along the main branches of the Rancocas Creek and her associated tributaries.  Exemplary areas of mult-use predominate the Rancocas Creek Watershed.

29 July Weekend Gale Watch in Effect

Posted on July 28, 2017 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Heads Up w Weekend Paddling:   Gale Watch in Effect.   Rancocas Creek to be impacted by Weather,  Paddle Safe


Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-

Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out

20 nm-

633 AM EDT F...

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Rancocas Creek Watershed

Posted on July 27, 2017 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

W kayak Landings marked.  Paddle down

Mt. Holly Mile 14

Posted on July 27, 2017 at 7:50 AM Comments comments (0)

paddlers should help support local commerce when paddling.   mt. holly has numerous places to get grub, pizza, food, beer from local brew pubs and other places of business.   paddle down, chow down, paddle safe.

Water Trail Bulletin Board

Posted on July 22, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Water Trail Bulletin Board Started at Melpine Landing.  Post anything u encounter (eagles/otters/warblers/hawks/turtles, etc...) when paddling.  Find gear, leave a note.  Looking for a paddling partner, post a note.  Having an event, zap Pathways a note before posting. 

Excessive Heat Warning

Posted on July 20, 2017 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Todays temps are expected to reach close to 100 degree's. Paddle Safe , early morning/evening paddles. Wear appropriate clothes, stay hydrated, wear a hat, follow your paddle plan. Paddle Down, Paddle Fun, Paddle Safe

What to Ask Before a Paddle Excursion

Posted on July 19, 2017 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (0)

To help you enjoy a paddling excursion on the Rancocas Creek tidewaters the following fact sheet is posted. There is not set schedule for paddling excursions.  Zap pathways a text and details on the next excursion are posted.   Paddle down.

Heads Up Paddle Alert

Posted on July 17, 2017 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Heads up Paddle Alert. Found at the Mt. Holly Weir on the Oxbow, 1 large, huge monster tree.  This is not visible to paddlers until one is right on top of it.  Stay Clear.  On creek recon taking place on Wednsday.  Volunteers welcome.  Paddle Safe.  Enhanced Awareness.

Mt. Holly recreation program summer activities

Posted on July 15, 2017 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (0)

volunteers from RP faciliated mt. holly rec program kayaking activity on mill pond.  next activity date in friday 21 july.  vols welcome to help out w/ safety issues for the event.

Heat related Paddling Illness n Emergencies

Posted on July 13, 2017 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Head's up Extreme Heat Warning if paddling today on the Rancocas State Park Bluewater Trail. Head's up and prevent being hit w a heat related injury when paddling. Paddlers are responsible for their own individual safety.

Recognize issues before they become counter-productive and a significant problem. These fact sheets are meant to promote paddling safety. Make no mistake about it, if you paddl...

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Weldon Paddles Down

Posted on July 11, 2017 at 8:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Weldon Storey, Lumberton resident decorated WW2 10th Mt Division veteran Paddle down Rancocas State Park Bluewater Trail

Reduce the risk of injury and incidents when paddling on the tidewaters

Posted on July 10, 2017 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Reduce the risk of injury and incidents when paddling on the tidewaters. Recognize the risks and learn how to avoid them.

Hear thunder ? get off the water. See a fast moving jet-ski? get out of their way. tidal variances ? study tide charts, listen to others; 100 degree's and 85% humidity ? get off the water, hydrate, wear your hat....if you recognize the issue you will follow the correct procedu...

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2 Hour Session Program Outline

Posted on July 9, 2017 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (0)

2 Hour Intro 2 Tidewater Paddling

Posted on July 7, 2017 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

2 hour Intro 2 Tidewater Kayaking. Melpine Landing, Rancocas State Park.  Dispel the mystery of tide-water paddling.

Listening to Music Creek Side Mt. Holly Oxbow

Posted on July 6, 2017 at 7:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Check out activities in Mt. Holly, Creek Side Access Points.   Villiage Idiot Brew Pub at the Red Barn Crossing (1/2 point of paddle from State Park to Mt. Holly and back to Melpine Landing), Robins Nest Evening Music and creek side delivery of package lunches.   Explore Mt. Holly's heritage, chill at her many fine places to grub down when paddling, evening lights, wildlife...Paddle on down...

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