Veteran Park’s Red Trail is now open for adoption! This trail is a really fun trail to explore. It explores the eastern side of Mooney Mountain, creating a loop connecting the blue and yellow trails, as it winds its way through woodlands and rocky terrain. Total loop is 3 miles. Interested? Contact Sandie at email@example.com. GetContinue reading “Adopt VP’s Red Trail”
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Take a Hike Presentation
Watch a presentation on the Roxbury Trails and get a great overview on the trails close to you! Presented through the Roxbury Township Public Library on May 24, 2022. Take a Hike on Roxbury Trails
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Roxbury’s Trails Ready for Fall
Now is the time to visit your favorite Roxbury trail; then branch out and visit a trail you’ve never been on. The Roxbury Trails Committee has been hard at work clearing away all damage and overgrowth from the summer season, and all the trails look great! Check out the gallery below with pics from theContinue reading “Roxbury’s Trails Ready for Fall”
Black River Park Trails Available for Adoption
The Roxbury Trails Committee is looking for a person or group to walk these trails each season, which is a perfect way to give back to the community while enjoying a walk through nature. These trails are easily maintained; it’s a level walk totaling one mile. The trails follow streams and the Black River Pond,Continue reading “Black River Park Trails Available for Adoption”
Ledgewood/Morris Canal Park Trails Closed
Improvements to the Ledgewood Pond Dam are scheduled to begin Monday, March 14, 2022, and Ledgewood/Morris Canal Park will be closed for about three months. The work will take place between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays, with no work taking place on weekends. The area will stay off-limits; hopefully the park will reopenContinue reading “Ledgewood/Morris Canal Park Trails Closed”
Improving Black River Park
Alex Doty, an Eagle Scout of Roxbury Boy Scout Troop 159 in Succasunna, has installed a wooden boardwalk on the Blue Trail at Black River Park in Roxbury with the help of family and Troop 159 scouts. This new addition carries the hiker over a section of the trail that is often wet and muddy,Continue reading “Improving Black River Park”
Best Places to Hike in Roxbury
Members of the Trails Committee will give an overview of Black River Park, Horseshoe Lake Park’s bike path connection to West Morris Greenway, Ice Age Trail at Orben Park, Ledgewood Park/Morris Canal Park, Riggs Trail, and Veterans Park. Review will also include hiking best practices, and which trails are best for beginners and for theContinue reading “Best Places to Hike in Roxbury”
Kayaking in Roxbury
Did you know that kayaks, canoes and rowboats are allowed at Black River Pond in Roxbury? To make it even more enticing, a future Eagle Scout has installed a dock to easily launch your watercraft from the shoreline. Corey Smith completed his Eagle Scout Project on Saturday, October 3, 2020. The kayak launch dock isContinue reading “Kayaking in Roxbury”
Mt. Arlington’s Trail Ribbon-Cutting
These beautiful trails connect with Roxbury’s Ice Age trails, and are definitely worth a visit to explore!