Fortescue Road

Fortescue road à NEWPORT

Glades Wildlife Refuge
Contact: Ken Lore, Preserve Manager Phone: (609) 447-3425
Location: • County: Cumberland, New Jersey • Municipality: Downe Township • Address: Our Glades Management Center is located at 261 Schoolhouse Road, Newport, NJ 08345. • Driving Directions: From Cedarville, follow County Route 553 and signs for Newport. Turn right at Frame's Corner (Howie and Jo’s Country Store will be on the left-hand side of the road immediately before the turn) onto Baptist Road. Proceed into Newport, turning left onto Fortescue Road at the flashing light. Stay on
Fortescue Road for approximately 1 mile to Schoolhouse Road. The Trust's Management Center is the first driveway on the right-hand side. If you wish to go the Glades Marina, do not turn onto Schoolhouse Road. Instead continue on Fortescue Road. The Glades Marina is located on the left-hand side (marked with conspicuous signage). Just before the bridge over the large creek into the town of Fortescue.
Total Preserve Acreage: 4,780
Profile of On-Site and Nearby Facilities: • Parking: Parking for 10 vehicles is available at the Russell Farm trailhead along
Fortescue Road • Public Telephone: None • Bathrooms: Available to organized groups by advance arrangement • Indoor Facilities: None •Trails: Trails are currently under development. The Russell Farm Trail is a maintained 1-mile trail that terminates at an observation tower. (Which affords excellent views over the salt marsh and other preserve-lands). • Guidebooks: A guide to the preserve is available by calling (610)353-5587. • Drinking Water: Available to organized groups by advance arrangement • Picnic Areas: None ...


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