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Merril Creek Reservoir

Washington, NJ 07882-3712
+1 908-454-1213
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Outsdoors what else do you need

Take a long day hike see the reservoir no swimming. Bring a kayak. This could be your perfect day... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
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Lovely place to visit

Wonderful place to enjoy nature and boating, the staff is extremely knowledgable and very pleasant... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Donna L
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Washington, NJ 07882-3712
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Take a long day hike see the reservoir no swimming. Bring a kayak. This could be your perfect day rain or shine; on rainy days the place takes on a whole new adventure destination.

Thank Alsjka
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Wonderful place to enjoy nature and boating, the staff is extremely knowledgable and very pleasant. The visitors center is great!

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I love this well kept secret. Trails are beautifully maintained. It's always nice and quiet and safe. Great place to clear your mind and get in touch with nature. Quite the Warren County Gem

Thank meg4c
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Our family has made a traditional circuit hike around Merrill Creek for many years in the winter time. The quiet serenity and natural beauty of this place captivates the soul, and we so appreciate the lack of annoying signs/warnings/etc. that spoil other natural preserves. Staff...More

Thank JeffinNJ
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My family loves to visit often. The visitor's center has interesting exhibits about local wildlife. There are also many trails of different lengths, depending on how long we are able to spend there.

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Love this place! We come here about 5 times a year, nice hikes, and great for boating as well. Some wildlife in the area as well.

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Been here many times. The place is great for hiking but most of all, we love to go out on the water in our kayaks. As no gas engines are allowed, it is peaceful for us. The visitor's center is nice and very educational. They...More

Thank Judith F
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

A nice place to kayak. Easy to unload your boat. Lots of parking. Helpful staff. Nice clean restrooms at the visitors center.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Hiking trails are well-groomed -- boating (no gas engines) -- ecocenter great for families -- birdwatching in fall for hawks -- have visited numerous times with family and husband

Thank Malle30
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We love walking our dog here or taking the kayak out! You can always find a peaceful place to sit and enjoy the outdoors.

Thank lvhmartin
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