Rancocas Creek Greenway Trail - Newton's Landing section
The Newton's Landing Trail is a section of the Rancocas Creek Greenway Trail in Delanco Township. The newly opened portion of the Rancocas Creek Greenway Trail extends from Amico Island in Delran to Pennington Park in Delanco. The trail is divided into two segments for easier viewing and planning: Riverside section and Delanco/Newtons Landing section. Pennington Park is the access point for the Delanco/Newtons Landing section. This regional multi-use paved trail will follow the Rancocas Creek corridor. The trail is open dawn to dusk every day of the year.
The Delanco section of the Rancocas Creek Greenway Trail is 2.23 miles one way from Pennington Park to the Pavilion Ave. bridge (Rancocas Creek crossing). The trail continues 1.5 miles on the Riverside Twp side of the creek, connecting to Amico Island. The entire length from Amico Island to the end of Pennington Park’s yellow trail is 3.7 miles (one way).
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Starting at Pennington Park’s eastern parking lot near the dog parks, the regional trail begins on the yellow trail and runs 0.9 miles through Pennington Park. It then continues 0.62 miles along the Newton’s Landing section, all off-road through open space. At 1.5 miles, the paved trail goes behind the Delanco light rail station, crosses the light rail, and continues for another 0.72 miles to the Pavilion Ave. bridge that crosses the Rancocas Creek.