MOUNTAIN BIKING: Swamp Forest Trail (lums Pond State Park)



(description from the website)<br />
The Swamp Forest Trail loops around Lums Pond through fresh water wetland forests of Black Cherry, Sweet Gum, and maple. The trail links to the campground, boat launch, disc golf course, dog training area, nature center and picnic areas. Hikers will follow gentle terrain over a packed earth or crushed stone surface and cross over many elevated boardwalks and bridges.<br />
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Personal opinion, Very fun little trail a few cool elevated walkways and tight areas make for an interesting ride, but not technical to the point to scare the novice rider. Definitely a great place to start, and the views of the pond are amazing!! Lots of fun.


(Directions from the website)<br /><br /><br /><br />From points North<br /><br /><br /><br /> * ROUTE 95 SOUTH TO EXIT 1 A (MIDDLETOWN)<br /><br /> * TAKE ROUTE 896 SOUTH, 6 MILES<br /><br /> * MAKE LEFT TURN ON HOWELL SCHOOL ROAD<br /><br /> * THE PARK ENTRANCE IS ON TERIGHT, 1/4 MILE<br /><br /><br /><br />From points South<br /><br /><br /><br /> * ROUTE 13 NORTH<br /><br /> * MAK A LEFT AT ROUTE 896 301 JUNCTION (ALS KNOWN AS BOYD'S CORNER)<br /><br /> * CROSS THE SUMMIT BRIDGE (IT GOES OVER T C & D CANAL)<br /><br /> * MAKE A RIGHT ON HOWELL SCHOOL ROAD<br /><br /> * THE PARK ENTRANCE IS ON THE RIGHT, 1/4 MILE<br /><br />