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Year Round Paddle Notes - Rancocas Creek Tidewaters, Conservation, Stewardship and Public Access

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Rail 2 Trails 2 Kayaking, Paddle Down.

Posted on November 19, 2017 at 6:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Out paddling one passes under rail-road trestles. Heritage of the Rancocas Creek and Rail Transportation are tied together. Commerce, Recreation, Mail, Way stops to the Shore... A few references to some of the rail lines in the Rancocas Creek Watershed.

Thanks Kevin

Posted on November 18, 2017 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)

w help from lots of folks , some present, some not, kevin helped clear the burlington county canoe trail. mile 3.4 right below clarks canoe rental.   tip of the hat.... note to self.  bring life jackets..

Eco-Links Infographic Burlington County Maritime

Posted on November 17, 2017 at 5:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Infographic depcits Burlington County's Rancocas Creek Maritime Affairs.   Paddle down

NWT Application

Posted on November 14, 2017 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Want to thank everyone who is helping push the old camels nose under the tent.   Application was submitted. Areas such as Best Management Practices are included.  Also "beta" from Joe Laufer's presentation on Steam boating on the Rancocas is found by clicking this link.  An example of a BMP

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Crossing a Ford

Posted on November 5, 2017 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (1)

Crossing a Ford


Back in the 1840's water carriers would go from town to town in Mexico's Highlands carrying by "world of mouth" issues of day. "Aquadores"...were considered the noblest of "vagabonds". Communications today somewhat the same but the internet and social media help "spread the word" on issues and concerns. Pathways roll w social media evolves much so like the nomination of the Rancocas Creek as a National Water Trail.

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NWT Application Submitted...Big Time Thank-You

Posted on November 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

W help and volunteers over a 4 year period the NWT application for the Rancocas Creek was submitted.   Tip of the Hat and a far reaching thank-you for all helped the process along.   Such as it should be today is meant for relaxing....LMAO.  The best part of the process, the exemplary position of the application and those involved is the commitment to action as defined by getting involved.   Every thing that one does helps the process.  There is no such thin...

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"Short Interlude" 2 Minute Video Infographic Released

Posted on October 31, 2017 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Release today of "Short Interlude".  

A 2 minute video infographic of the Rancocas Creek Water Trails  and multi-use activities. 

Many thanks and a "tip of the hat" goes out to all who have participated in bringing the infographic about. 


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London's Calling From a Far Away Town, Lennin Encamps to the N Branch

Posted on October 29, 2017 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Last weekend of October paddling.   Exemplary, Top-Notch. A few photos of folks paddling

Charlie Coar, Paddling Down

A Lull in the Storm, perfect time to get in an hour paddle on the N Branch

Last Nights Paddling Epic

Posted on October 27, 2017 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Note to self:  Check tides and rechek tides; make sure you don't leave keys behind in shuttle vehicle, always stay w the shuttle and don't paddle by the Village Idiot Brewing Company and local pizza joints around dinner time.   Thanks to Brian and Cathy...Lots of laughter, fun and games when paddling in the rain on a low tide against the current.  Paddle down  :-)

Hey Dittle Little and the Cow Jumped Over the Moon

Posted on October 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Unique for sure. Wanted to zap out an update of activities for the first part of October. Lots of folks on the Creek. Lots of activities. Tip of the hat to Bog Iron and folks for attacking the rehabilitation of the S Branch out at Vincentown.


Introduction RC/NWT presentation had out in Pemberton. Beta on N Branch Pemberton Adopt A Creek, Spring 2018 to be posted.


Exemplary. Delanco Rolling on the River presentation went the way of a battery lo...

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Save a Tree, Eat Beaver

Posted on October 24, 2017 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (0)

mitigating beaver damage on the rancocas creek tidewaters, rancocas state park bluewater trail, melpine landing

Post No Bills, Welcome to Mt. Holly

Posted on October 20, 2017 at 6:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Paddle down

Atlantic White Cedar Canopy Tours

Posted on October 16, 2017 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

by special arrangement

double dawg day

Posted on October 8, 2017 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)

nice saturday.  all day event up at chesterfield harvest festival, followed by evening at mt. holly witches ball. tip of the hat all around. thanks megan for putting it together in chesterfield.  lots of discussions w folks about the RCRK and the possible West Jersey Heritage National Water Trail System.  Rocky Horror Pictire Show at the outdoor wall of the Village Idiot well attended at Mt. Holly's Witches Ball.  Tip of the hat to brian/arlene for paddling on down.  ...

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Double Dawg Dawg Day

Posted on October 8, 2017 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Saturdat double dawg day.   Spent the day up at the chesterfield harvest fest.  Lots of people.  thinking how can one bring a tub of water w one to a community event that floats a kayak...lots of execellent discussions w folks on the RCRK and the possible West Jersey Heritage National Water Trail System.   Thanks megan for the top of the day. Touched base w jen and the folks at Fernbrook Farms Enviro Ctr. (the kids who helped clean melpine last summer)... Followe...

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Pemberton N Branch Adopt a Creek 2018

Posted on September 28, 2017 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Priming the pump as it where...

NJ's Great Polygon of Green Activity Map

Posted on September 26, 2017 at 8:15 AM Comments comments (0)

NJ's Great Polygon of Green

Posted on September 24, 2017 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)

NJ's Great Polygon of Green, the nucleus of the Rancocas Creek Watershed, Rancocas State Park


U don't have to go to Montana

Posted on September 17, 2017 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Wild Rice, Wild Paddling, Wild Times

Posted on September 14, 2017 at 1:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Rancocas State Park Bluewater Trail Passport to Adventure-Wild Rice Tidal Marsh