Little Egg Harbor (at Parkertown County Park)

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LSNJ012
Dock Street
08092 Parkertown, NJ 39° 37' 4.3572" N, 74° 18' 23.7852" W
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Parkertown Park gives excellent access to Little Egg Harbor, and thence the southern tip of Long Beach Island, Great Bay Boulevard, and Beach Haven Inlet.

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

No restrictions, but keep clear of bathing beach. Launch area is to right of parking area where old marina used to be. Unload boat and park away from beach area.

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Driving Directions: 

 

  • Garden State Parkway to exit 58.
  • South on Route 539.
  • Bear Left on Parkertown Drive.
  • Right on Route 9.
  • Left on Brook Street heading east.
  • Brook Street merges into Dock Street, which runs out through the salt marshes along Parker Creek, and ends at Parkertown Park.
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Parking Situation: 
No restrictions. Park away from beach area after dropping off boat. ! Important Almost entire parking area can become submerged during spring (new moon/full moon) high tides, with water up to 2 feet deep. Know your tides before parking here and paddling away.
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Facilities: 
Porta Potti
Trash Receptacle