Trail Maintenance

National Trails Day 2018 at Bass River State Forest - June 9th

National Trails Day 2018 at Bass River State Forest

Bass River Twp., NJ – Join Bass River State Forest staff and Outdoor Club of South Jersey volunteers on Saturday June 9th from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate the American Hiking Society’s 26th Annual National Trails Day.

Volunteer assignments include repairs to the BATONA boardwalk, trimming trails and removing trash. Younger volunteers can help by cleaning the interpretive panels along the forest trails.

Bass River State Forest

Bass River State Forest - New Jersey's FIRST State Forest, established in 1905.  The State Park Service has formal Volunteers in Parks and hosts several volunteer events throughout the year, such as "Earth Day", "National Trails Day", "National Public Lands Day" and sometimes "Make a Difference Day".  Recent projects include cleaning dumped trash out of the woods, developing a surfaced trail, removing tree seedlings from the septic field and replanting them, removing invasive species, trimming trails, marking trails w/our flexible trail markers, cleaning up trash from the e

Wharton State Forest

Wharton State Forest - New Jersey's largest state forest offers volunteer opportunities for many interests.  Pick your hours, days, and interest.  Historic interpretation, gardening, research, trail maintenance, etc.  The choices are endless.  We need assistance with special events, Batsto Historic village, and many other things.  Volunteers of all ages can be accommodated, if accompanied by a parent or guardian.  Service projects, internships, school projects, and scout projects are also accommodated.  For more information please call our office at Batsto Village 

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