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Old 09-25-2013, 09:55 AM   #1
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Day Trippin' on the TNJT

Thanks "rob23" and all the rest for all your hard work putting this togeather. We are having a blast!
"Ktmdirtybiker" and I are doing day trips on sections of the TNJT. This first report is TNJT110_78 - TNJT111_RV - TNJT112 and TNJT 112_ToCamp. Due to time restraints, this was a quick trip. We were very pleased to find great back roads in this part of NJ. Some were durt/gravel but most were two lane black top through beautiful farmland easily done on street tires.





Start of TNJT110_78



























There are two of these cool bridges


We ended this trip at Washington Crossing Historic Park
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Old 09-25-2013, 10:32 AM   #2
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Looks like a nice time

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Old 09-25-2013, 11:32 AM   #3
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The next trip "The Pines"

This trip was to the Pines Barrons. The "big plain" was to do TNJT115_hero backwords- TNJT116-7072 - TNJT116_Hero - TNJT117 and TNJT118. We were only able to do about half of that. I have been riding in durt/rocks at Reading Anthracite for 2 years and the Pines since last year. It was a bad plain!!!
On this trip we used our "little bikes" We trailered the bikes and parked near Basto and took Batsto/Washington up to Cr 563. Cr 563 to Savoy Rd to were TNJT115-Hero crossed. We went backwards on TNJT115 around and up to the Wawa on Rt 70. After gas & a bit we traveled south on TNJT116_7072 & on to
TNJT116_Hero5. The plain was to stop at "Lucile" for lunch. We made it that far but i was done!!!! So after lunch we road back to to the car.

We had a great time and will be back to finsh the "Plan"














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Old 09-25-2013, 12:34 PM   #4
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TNJT North

This would be a long day. We live outside Phila so we met in Frenchtown at 7:00 am and headed up 625, 513 to 80 east to Rt 15 were we picked up TNJT100. All was great til TNJT102 "Henderson Rd" talk about a rocky/mud puddle rd!!!!! It way great after we were done!!!! I can't believe i got my 1200gsa through that! that bike made me look good! We didn't even have nobbie on.

We had plained to do TNJT103_Hero but it was gated so we went around TNJT103.
The rest were great roads. We needed to get gas so we get off TNJT108 at RT46 and headed home.





Frenchtown at 7:00 am















"Henderson Rd"



"Henderson Rd"



"Henderson Rd"



"Henderson Rd"



"Henderson Rd"



"Henderson Rd"



















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Old 10-03-2013, 10:40 AM   #5
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Complete TNJT 116 Hero, TNJT117 and TNJT118

We started where we left off last time. We road over to Luclie's and picked up TNJT116 Hero and road TNJT117 & TNJT118.




Luclie's our start

TNJT116 Hero
Good fast road to start



I had some navigation mishaps but most of the roads go southwest to the road along The Garden State Parkway. We got stop by a Ranger who was very nice ones we showed him our Reg cards.

The Water crossing was about 10" deep.



I missed the road on the left after the water crossing but the road we traveled on was fun!




TNJT117
Another navigation mishap. I missed "Seedwell" on the right but we got back on track.

TNJT118
The start of TNJT118 is the first sand road after the bridge just past the Atsion Ranger Station.

TNT118 is mostly DEEP SAND!!!!









Big & LittleWan-"make deep sand your favorite"



quote from Big & LittleWan-"make deep sand your favorite"
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Old 10-04-2013, 10:14 AM   #6
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Excellent RR. I really enjoyed the photos and the writeup. I'd like to check out the TNJT out for myself. I'm in NJ quite a bit (especially the Frenchtown area) but this is the first I've heard of the TNJT. Could you tell me where you got the route?
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Old 10-04-2013, 08:03 PM   #7
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TNJT info

Thank, You can get the info at:

The Trans New Jersey Trail - TNJT

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Old 11-13-2013, 10:03 AM   #8
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great report and photos, looks like you guys are having some fun out there!
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Old 11-13-2013, 10:31 AM   #9
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Very nice.

This looks fun


Fun until here maybe! Looks soft anyway
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Old 06-30-2014, 09:28 AM   #10
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This is great! Are you guys going to ride any more of these routes?
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Looks like some fun roads. Thanks for posting.
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