Six Mile Run 

Nice natural preserved area open for mountain biking, hiking, horse riding and skiing. Several trails run along farmer fields, through the woods and occasionally pass seasonal stream and creeks.
All kind of animals inhabit the park - deer, foxes, groundhogs, rabbits, squirrels, variety of birds. There are fish and tortoises in the creeeks.


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Author: vucha
Date: 1 Nov 2008 2:17:11 PM
Activity: Mountain Biking
State: New Jersey (NJ)
Distance: 7.77 mi  (Change units)
Average Speed: 6.1 mph - 0:09:46/mi
Duration: 1:16:01
Survey Elevation: Total Gain: 387 ft
Total Loss: 387 ft
Net Change: 0 ft
Difficulty: 3 / 10
Tags: Franklin Park, Hiking, Mountain Biking, New Jersey, Princeton, R&D Canal, Six Mile Run, Somerset
Rating: Unrated   Rate it

I used to go there for a short hike on weekdays or for mountain biking after work. Sometimes I combine it with a run along a Delaware & Raritan Canal trail just across the bridge.

TO TRAILHEAD: Park entrance on Canal Rd at the intersection with Blackwells Mills Rd in Millstone, NJ

Position Format: Datum:
Tracks

Distance: 7.77 mi Points: 1255
Total Time: 1:16:01 Speed: 6.1 mph Pace: 9:46 / mi
Active Time: none Speed: 6.1 mph Pace: 9:46 / mi

Points of Interest

Park Entrance

Location: 40.474501, -74.570893
Parking Lot off Canal Rd

Parking Lot

Location: 40.466784, -74.560003
Another parking lot. Usually hunters park in here

Park entrance

Location: 40.474377, -74.571081
Parking lot

Fields

Location: 40.475120, -74.569337

Biking fun

Location: 40.476752, -74.564153

woody area

Location: 40.475722, -74.564456

Fun in the woods

Location: 40.475330, -74.564992

Blue trail

Location: 40.474465, -74.564059

small bridge

Location: 40.474881, -74.562235

open space

Location: 40.476627, -74.559896

buildings

Location: 40.477705, -74.556270

creek

Location: 40.479206, -74.554993

passing the creek

Location: 40.479010, -74.554789

Blue trail

Location: 40.477705, -74.554746

flowers

Location: 40.476203, -74.555669

summer

Location: 40.474995, -74.556184

trail

Location: 40.474718, -74.554896

flowers

Location: 40.474767, -74.551764

berries

Location: 40.474163, -74.550819

farms

Location: 40.474832, -74.548674

bridge over creek

Location: 40.472253, -74.546657

creek view

Location: 40.471518, -74.546356

wade

Location: 40.471159, -74.546163

red trail

Location: 40.472400, -74.550262

red trail

Location: 40.472694, -74.551528

up and down

Location: 40.473036, -74.552386

stream

Location: 40.473755, -74.553351

another fun part

Location: 40.473755, -74.554467

easy and relaxing path

Location: 40.473689, -74.556227

red trail

Location: 40.473167, -74.556978

wonder

Location: 40.473069, -74.558201

black walnut

Location: 40.472988, -74.559102

nice view

Location: 40.472971, -74.561591

view

Location: 40.473167, -74.562578

trees

Location: 40.473167, -74.566655


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