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Dates: 1/4/2018 - 12/24/2018
City / State: Asbury Park, NJ
Event Name: Asbury Park/Seaside Towns
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109833 2018/Y0491
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/10 km - 1A
Description: Begin this seaside walk in famous Asbury Park which is in a grand process of redevelopment. Move along to historic Ocean Grove. Only one square mile, Ocean Grove has a large assemblage of authentic Victorian architecture including the Great Auditorium. Note "Tent City" nearby. This is a town which has welcomed visitors, including U.S .Presidents, for over a century. Walk along the boardwalk through the delightful seaside towns of Bradley Beach, Avon-by-the-Sea and Belmar returning along the same route.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Ice Cream Parlors, Lakes and Reservoirs, United States Post Offices
Start Times: Wed - Thur 11 AM - 9 PM, Fri-Sat 11 AM - Midnight,
Location: Twisted Tree Cafe
Start Point / Driving Directions: 609 Cookman Ave. Asbury Park. 732-775-2633. Hours vary according to the season. Please call to verify or check . Web: http://www.twistedtreecafe.com/ Closed from the end of Jan to the end of Feb, From the North: Garden State Parkway South to exit 102. *Continue on Route 66 E and merge onto Asbury Ave which becomes CR-16. Right turn onto Main Street. Go 6 blocks and turn left onto Cookman Ave. Twisted Tree Cafe is one and half blocks on left at 609 Cookman. (There is public parking on Main St before Cookman Ave at the bus/train station). From the South:Garden State Parkway North to Exit 100A. Proceed from * above. From Philadelphia:Route 195 East to Route 18 North. Take exit 10 which is Route 66 Eastand proceed from *above. Train from NYC or N. NJ: North Coast line of NJ Transit takes you into Asbury Park. Schedule found at www.njtransit.com/ Bus from Pt Authority in NYC: Academy Bus Service (www.academybus.com) brings you right into Asbury Park and lets you off at the train station, on the corner of Main and Cookman Avenues, 1 and 1/2 blocks from the start point. Bus from Philadelphia: NJ Transit 317 bus departs from Greyhound Terminal at 10th and Filbert to Asbury Park train station.See www.njtransit.com/
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
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Host Club: Princeton Area Walkers
Contact: Joann Cummings (908) 903-2499
Website: www.princetonareawalkers.com
E-Mail Contact: jcummings@chubb.com