Barnegat Bay & Silver Bay (at Bandon Rd & Ocean County Parks Administration Complex)

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1198 Bandon Rd
08753 Toms River , NJ 39° 59' 5.5572" N, 74° 8' 8.8548" W

Good access to Barnegat Bay and Cattus Island County Park. This site has picnic tables on an unshaded and open grassy field overlooking the bay.

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

Cartop Launch - Unload kayak at launch site then move vehicle to designated parking area.

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Driving Directions: 
  • Garden State Parkway to Exit 82 (Route 37 East - Seaside Heights/Island Beach State Park).
  • Take Route 37 East about 4.5 miles to Fischer Blvd (before going over Route 37 Bridge to Seaside).
  • Use jughandle to make Left onto Fischer Blvd.
  • Continue on Fischer Blvd for approx 2.6 miles to traffic light at Yellow Bank Road.
  • Right onto Yellowbank Road and go through a residential neighborhood.
  • Make 4th left onto Bandon Rd and through the gates of the Ocean County Parks Department Administration Property.
  • Follow winding road to the launch site adjacent to the administration building.
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Parking Situation: 
**GATES CLOSE AT DUSK. You must have your car out BEFORE dusk or you will not be able to get your vehicle out of the park**
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Picnic Tables
Porta Potti