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The Jersey Devil and Pine Barrens Folklore Guided Hike – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Join us for a guided hike in the forest where we’ll continue in the rich history of Pine Barrens storytelling. Our guide will tell myths and legends that have been passed down for generations and discuss the true historical figures who feature in them.

Evening in the Pines (Frog Walk)- Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Take our guided evening hike to get a different perspective of the forest under the light of the moon.  Learn about what happens after dark as the creatures that rule the night begin to emerge as others settle into sleep. After we’ll return to the Adventure Center to enjoy a campfire, discuss our experiences, and explore the folklore and history of the Pine Barrens under the stars. 

Atsion Village Tour – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Have you always wondered what is inside of Atsion Mansion? Our guide will take you on a tour through this once-majestic home and tell you about the family who built it. Afterwards, you will tour the ruins of what was once Atsion Village as our guide introduces what life was like in a Pine Barrens industry town.

Nature Rx Guided Walk- Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and smells of the forest on our guided “Shinrin Yoku” inspired forest bathing walk. We invite you to unplug, slow down, and reconnect while falling in love with nature. Be a part of rekindling the ancient relationship between humans and the forest.

Nature Journaling – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Explore and experience nature in a new way through nature journaling! For centuries, people have been illustrating and describing their observations in journals. As we have begun to better understand how the brain works and how we learn, this process has been refined. We now know that keeping a nature journal can help focus our attention and assist us in better remembering our observations, thoughts, and experiences.

Pine Barrens 101 – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Why is the water tea colored? Why do we call it the pine “barrens?” This is an introduction to a little bit of everything that the NJ Pinelands has to offer! Let one of our knowledgeable guides introduce you to the local history, culture, ecology and other unique features of the last wilderness in NJ.

Sunset Paddle – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

Come out and join us for a guided sunset paddle in the beautiful Wharton State Forest. As the sun dips behind the pine trees, the sky alights with streaks of intense, gorgeous color. This trip is ideal for photographers!

Lower Batsto Guided Tour – Pinelands Adventures

Pinelands Adventures 1005 Atsion Road, Shamong, NJ

An immersive journey on the Batsto River led by one of our trained guides. During this trip, you will explore the Batsto River and learn about Pine Barrens history, plants, and animals.

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