Manasquan River (at Osprey Point Drive)

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Osprey Point Drive
08730 Brielle , NJ 40° 5' 43.7244" N, 74° 4' 15.4524" W

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

There is a bit of a carry from the street over a grassy area and down the beach to the water's edge.

Note that there is a concrete casing for a drainage pipe on the left edge of the launching beach. As it may not be visible at high tide, it is safest to launch and return from the right side of the beach.

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Driving Directions: 
  • From North

    • Garden State Parkway to exit 98 in Wall Township. (SR-34).
    • Follow SR-34 South through the Allenwood circle.
    • Proceed about 2.5 miles and bear right onto SR-70 South.
    • After 1 mile watch for Old Bridge Road on right.
    • Right on Old Bridge Road.
    • This road turns into Riverview Drive as it crosses SR-70.
    • Follow directions below from step 4 **.
  • From South
    • Garden State Parkway to exit 90 (Brick Twp/Lakewood/Pt Pleasant/Chambers Bridge Road/CR-549).
    • After 1.5 miles turn Left on SR-70 North.
    • Proceed 4.5 miles and make right on Riverview Drive.
    • ** Continue on Riverview Drive for one half mile and make right on Osprey Point Drive.
    • The launch is at the end of Osprey Point Drive.
    • There is a utility building with a driveway there.
    • The launch is to the left of the building.
    • Follow the grassy area down to the beach.
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Parking Situation: 
The launch is on a dead end street in a residential neighborhood. Parking is on the road side.
Launch Area Surface: 
Trash Receptacle