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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Princeton, NJ
Event Name: Princeton Tow Path
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109822 2018/Y1982
Distance - Trail Ratings: Distance 5/10/15/20km - 1B
Description: Princeton Tow Path- D&R Canal Walk: Daily - dawn to dusk. Walk begins at the Clarion/Palmer Inn. Tow Path is mainly packed sand/clay. D & R Canal was constructed by Irish immigrants 1830 - 1834 . National Register of Historic Places in 1973.Trail follows along part of the main canal towpath running 29 miles between Trenton and New Brunswick, NJ. Trail in quiet woods - walk out and back along the D&R Canal towpath. traffic free. Great if you want solitude or a chance to get your speed up. After walking the Tow Path head into town see the wonderful sights/sites of the Princeton Historic walk.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Lakes and Reservoirs, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Dawn to dusk
Location: Clarion/Palmer Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 3499 Route 1 South. See Princeton Historic walk for driving directions.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments:
Host Club: Princeton Area Walkers
Contact: Diane Glace (609) 658-7724
Website: www.princetonareawalkers.com
E-Mail Contact: dianeg6@aol.com