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    Wharton State Forest

    That is easily fixable.
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    Venomous snake bite lands New Jersey man in the hospital

    Incident at Baldpate Mountain near the Delaware River. https://dailyvoice.com/new-jersey/mercer/news/nj-man-recovers-from-venomous-snake-bite/814301/ This story states that the man lost strength in his legs after the bite. Rushed to nearby Pennington Hospital. What a typical hike looks like...
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    CNBC: New Jersey is the "best state to live in"

    This YouTube channel has great reviews of places to visit in New Jersey. Plenty of videos to check out.
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    Music for the day

    I listen to this jazz group during my hikes. Relaxing music to forget about the world's ills.
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    Lake Hopatcong

    My videos from Lake Hopatcong New Jersey a few months ago. I will try to go back there tomorrow.
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    Lake Hopatcong

    May interest some members. https://m.facebook.com/media/set/?set=g.65271857068&type=1&op=10&v Many photos of the amusement park on this Facebook page. Vintage commercial for the amusement park.
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    railroads in the pines

    Cool internet video of a steam train excursion 54 years ago. Video says footage shot at Quakerbridge Road in Atsion.
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    CNBC: New Jersey is the "best state to live in"

    Partial hike in Hartshorne. I was behind schedule. Some photos of the trail in the new Sandy Hook thread. Lighthouse and other attractions another day. This was a scout mission.
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    CNBC: New Jersey is the "best state to live in"

    Also high marks in nice scenery in parks and pine barrens. I am at Highlands New Jersey. Gateway to Sandy Hook.
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    Wharton State Forest

    The lady at Atsion mentioned that. I almost did the cross of route 206 but my taxi driver was enroute to Atsion. His schedule was very tight and I did not want to wait for another opening. That would delay my trip home with missed connections. I would have most likely arrived home after...
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    Atsion: Old and Renewed

    I should have mentioned Hammonton as my origin point this morning. I just forgot to mention it.
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    Wharton State Forest

    I am finally here. Earlier scenes during my nine mile walk from the train station in Hammonton.
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    Atsion: Old and Renewed

    Nice thought but I do not want to wait for next week. I am at Atlantic City refreshed and ready to depart this morning. Round Two with Atsion as my next destination. I will walk to it early in the morning before the heat arrives.
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    Atsion: Old and Renewed

    Fascinating information about this area. I am off on Monday so I hope to check out Atsion. I have to get there very early before the heat arrives. I probably will take a taxi back to Hammonton. Hope I do this trip on Monday.
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    Wharton State Forest

    I started at Hammonton Lake. Nice little trails there. Mini Wharton Forest I thought. And so I walked. And walked. And so on. Cute horses. Nature calling. More photos from Batsto. I will return to this nice area soon.
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