Manasquan River and Stockton Lake (at Stockton Lake Boat Launch)

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Head out toward left to Glimmerglass and into Manasquan River. I like this site better than Glimmerglass at Perrine Avenue where the parking is limited and lots of rocks at the launch site.
2nd Avenue
08736 Manasquan , NJ 40° 6' 53.712" N, 74° 2' 3.8472" W
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Great spot for launching glass boats..no rocks. Stockton Lake is tidal but no problem at this site.

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  • From North

    • Garden State Parkway to exit 98 in Wall Township. (Route 34).
    • Follow Rte 34 South through the Allenwood circle.
    • Follow Rte 34 South past the Allenwood circle and make the exit immediately after crossing a small bridge. This is SPUR 524.
    • At end of ramp make right on SPUR 524.
    • Pass through 1 roundabout, and watch for Main Street on right.
    • Follow Main Street through the town of Manasquan toward beach all the way to the end.
    • Turn left on 1st Avenue.
    • Take 1st Avenue to last street on left (Stockton Avenue).
    • Left on Stockton and go one block. Launch is next to rollerblading park..(look for sign).
  • From South
    • Garden State Parkway North to Exit 90 (Brick township/Lakewood/Point Pleasant).
    • Take onto CR-549/Chambers Bridge Road toward Point Pleasant.
    • LEFT onto NJ-70 and follow to Route 35 roundabout (5.5 miles).
    • RIGHT on NJ-35 South.
    • Take the ramp toward Brielle/Business Center.
    • Stay straight to go onto Higgins Avenue.
    • LEFT onto Union Avenue.
    • RIGHT onto Fisk Avenue.
    • Fisk Avenue becomes Brielle Road.
    • Turn left on 1st Avenue.
    • Take 1st Avenue to last street on left (Stockton Avenue).
    • Left on Stockton and go one block. Launch is next to rollerblading park. (Look for sign).
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Parking is free after Labor Day so great spot in fall. Lots of parking. Can bring car right up to beach and drop off. Comments: Head out toward left to Glimmerglass and into Manasquan River. I like this site better than Glimmerglass at Perrine Avenue where the parking is limited and lots of rocks at the launch site.
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Porta Potti
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