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Richard W. DeKorte Park - Independent Naturalists Trail

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2 DeKorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
Phone: (201) 460-8300

OWNER:  New Jersey Meadowlands Commission

DIRECTIONS:  Visit the main Dekorte Park page for directions.   Map
ACCESS AND PARKING:  Open daily from dawn to dusk. Environment Center: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-3pm. Closed for Holidays. The Marsh Discovery Trail is closed when there is a threat of inclement weather. Catch and Release fishing is allowed.

NEAREST PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:  New Jersey Transit Bus Line No.192 Clifton/New York stops weekdays at Chubb Avenue and Valley Brook Avenue. Turn Left onto Valley Brook Avenue and walk to the end where you enter the park. Walking distance is within 1 mile.

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SITE DESCRIPTION:  Start your exploration of the area with a visit to Richard W. DeKorte Park, where well-tended trails will quickly immerse you in nature. Collect the walking and canoe trail maps at the Environment Center, then enjoy the fruits of the NJ Meadowlands Commission’s efforts to restore natural habitat and attract a variety of wildlife. For a complete description of the Park, click here.

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