Delaware River (at Burlington City Boat Ramp)

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East Pearl Street
08016 Burlington , NJ 40° 4' 52.4352" N, 74° 51' 16.6104" W

Can follow tides on Delaware River. Nice paddle around Burlington Island which has a large hidden fresh water lake accessible from western side. Can also paddle up the Assiscunk Creek which is tidal for 2 miles or so. It is a nice creek with lots of wildlife.

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No fee for non-motorized boats.

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Driving Directions: 
  • I-295 to Exit 47.
  • Take ramp to Route 541 North / Burlington.
  • Cross Route 130.
  • Route 541 turns into High Street.
  • Follow High Street to the end.
  • Turn Right on Pearl Street.
  • Boat launch is on the left, just before Assiscunk Creek Bridge.
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Parking Situation: 
Paved parking lot.
Launch Area Surface: 
Porta Potti