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Skeetkill Marsh - Independent Naturalists Trail

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Pleasantview Terrace, Ridgefield, NJ 07660
Phone: (201) 460-1700

OWNER:  New Jersey Meadowlands Commission

DIRECTIONS:  Exit via Ray Avenue. Turn Left onto Broad Avenue/1 & 9 at first traffic light. After 2nd traffic light (Grand Ave/93) get in Right lane. Bear Right at 3rd traffic light following sign for Ridgefield Park/Bogota. After 1st stop sign, pass over bridge and turn Right onto Church Street. Follow signs for Meadowlands Field. Turn Right onto Edgewater Avenue. Turn Right onto Railroad Avenue. After 1/2 mile turn Right onto Pleasantview Terrace. After 2/10 of a mile Skeetkill Marsh is on Left side of road.   Map
ACCESS AND PARKING:  Open daily dawn to dusk. Parking on street.

NEAREST PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:  New Jersey Bus Line No.127 Ridgefield/Union City/New York stops at Fulton Place and Hendricks Causeway. Walk down Fulton Place and turn Right onto Edgewater and follow directions above. Walking distance is within 1 mile.

Great Egret
Great EgretKevin Karlson
SITE DESCRIPTION:  We suggest a quick stop here to see if the tide is right for wildlife activity. For a complete site description of Skeetkill Creek Marsh, click here.