Manasquan Reservoir

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Reference # : 
311 Windeler Road
07731 Howell Township, , NJ 40° 10' 9.984" N, 74° 12' 11.376" W

Reservoir size = 770 acres.

Restricted eagle nesting area clearly marked. You must wear a PFD, the Rangers out on the Reservoir will check.

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

Must be off by dusk. Check at the desk. Monmouth County charges a $5 daily fee to launch. Rangers do not like you in the water. Not a good place to practice water safety skills

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Driving Directions: 
  • Garden State Parkway to Exit 98 (I-195 West).
  • Follow I-195 West to Exit 31A (CR-547/Lakewood-Farmingdale Road South).
  • Make next right on Old tavern Road/CR-21.
  • Proceed on Old Tavern Road for approx. 3.5 miles to Windeler Road.
  • RIGHT on Windeler Road.
  • Watch for park entrance on right.
Launch Area: 
Parking Situation: 
Can drop boats near launch ramp and parking in a large parking lot
Launch Area Surface: 
Rest Rooms
Trash Receptacle