Carnegie Lake

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Route 27 Nassau Street
08544 Princeton , NJ 40° 20' 56.1336" N, 74° 39' 44.6112" W

Cool dam that flows into millstone river. Can paddle past Alexander road and can spot plenty of deer.

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

Be aware of and yield to college rowers. They have the 'right of way' on the water and at the launch/ramp. 

Suggest paddling counterclockwise so you can see them approaching.

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Driving Directions: 
  • From Route 1 in Princeton take Harrison Street until reaching Nassau Street.
  • RIGHT on Nassau Street.
  • Proceed about 1.5 miles
  • Watch for boat ramp on right.
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Parking Situation: 
Great parking area plenty of space.
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No Facilities