Branchport Creek (at Branchport Park)

Reference # : 
Atlantic Avenue
07740 Long Branch , NJ 40° 18' 57.5604" N, 73° 59' 32.0136" W

This launch is opposite "Casa Comida Restaurant", Long Branch. From this site you can paddle to Shrewsbury River, Oceanport, Long Branch, Monmouth Beach area. This area is considered "Pleasure Bay".

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

None Reported.

Water Type: 
Driving Directions: 
  • Garden State Parkway to Exit 105 (Eatontown).
  • Follow Route 36 East until it turns into Joline Avenue just past Monmouth Park Race track. (Road changes to one lane each way.)
  • Left on Brachport Avenue (At the traffic light with MOBIL station).
  • Go over train tracks and proceed to next traffic light.
  • Right on Atlantic Avenue.
  • You will see the park on your left but make next left turn onto River Lane (neighborhood).
  • Parking lot entrance is down near the water on the left.
Launch Area: 
Parking Situation: 
Free Parking-- Enter Lot from side street, River Lane, off Atlantic Avenue.
Launch Area Surface: 
No Facilities