How much does atsion lake cost?

How much does atsion lake cost?

The entrance fee to Atsion Lake is $5/$10 per car during the week and $10/$20 per car on weekends for New Jersey residents/ non-residents. On most summer weekends, it’s important to arrive early.

Is atsion Lake Open 2021?

Atsion Recreation Area (Wharton State Forest) Closed for the remainder of 2021.

Why is atsion Lake closed?

PARK ADVISORY: The Atsion Cabins are closed for the 2021 season due a major capital improvement project. We look forward to welcoming the public back to our cabins soon.

Are dogs allowed at Atsion Lake?

Atsion Lake Loop is a 1.1 mile loop trail located near Waterford, New Jersey that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Does atsion Lake allow dogs?

Can you kayak at Atsion Lake?

Explore Atsion Lake With Stand Up Paddleboard, Kayak or Canoe Rentals. Just across the lake are a number of cabins and campsites. This scenic location in the Pine Barrens is about 45 minutes outside of Philadelphia; a great place for either a day trip or a longer stay!

Why is atsion Lake Red?

It’s just tea colored. The color comes from a combination of iron deposits in the soil and the roots of cedar trees which are quite prevalent in the area. It can be a little intimidating if you’ve never been in it before and it will stain your tidy whities if you’re in there all day, but it’s harmless.

Is atsion Lake man made?

Atsion Lake is a man-made lake in Wharton State Forest in the Pine Barrens, in the community of Atsion, Burlington County, New Jersey.

Can you swim in the Pine Barrens?

The water’s light-brown hue is a result of the tannic acids present in the Pine Barrens’ plant life—especially the Atlantic white cedar—as well as naturally occurring iron in many of the streams. It’s not a good idea to drink the water, but go ahead and swim all day if you’d like.

How many cabins are there at Atsion Lake?

There are nine furnished cabins located on Atsion Lake with screened porch, fireplace, outdoor campfire rings, refrigerator, hot and cold running water, bathroom with toilet and shower; single beds. Cabin #6 contains 2 bunks.

When does Atsion Lake open on Memorial Day?

The 100-acre lake features an array of amenities, including three comfort stations with showers and rest room facilities. The lake officially opens on Memorial Day with swimming hours from 10 am to 6 pm. (Call the park for specific hours.)

Where is the Atsion mansion in Wharton State Forest?

Tours of the Atsion Mansion are available seasonally. Please call the Atsion Office at (609) 268-0444 for more information. Atsion Mansion located on Rt. 206 at the Atsion Recreation Area. The 100-acre lake features an array of amenities, including three comfort stations with showers and rest room facilities.

When is Atsion family camp open in NJ?

When making a reservation for the Atsion Family Camp please be aware there is a two night minimum. All Primitive campsites are currently closed due to COVID-19. Batona, Lower Forge, Buttonwood Hill, and Mullica River sites will open June 1st for camping.