The New Jersey Youth Corps-Camden volunteers were out at Tall Pines again on April 28 to perform another service project, painting the deck of the upstream Mantua Creek bridge with a high traction rubberized deck covering. Thank you New Jersey Youth Corps-Camden volunteers for all your good works...

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On Monday, April 4th the Friends of Tall Pines welcomed back the students from the New Jersey Youth Corps-Camden who continued their service project at the Preserve. They assisted with the installation of a bluebird box, painted the planks of the Mantua Creek bridge with liquid sandpaper to increa...

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We wish to offer a hearty Thank You to the students of the New Jersey Youth Corps-Camden who spent much of the day on Monday, March 28 performing a service project at the park. The students took tools in hand and worked to remove invasive callery pear and Asiatic bittersweet from a section of the...

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First Day Hike Review

03, Jan Scott Barnes

We would like to thank those who attended our first, First Day Hike yesterday. Although the event was pushed back a day due to rain, our group took advantage of the windy but warmer-than-normal weather to explore several corners of the park.

As an added bonus, our event was filmed by journalist Ma...

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Today, we held the first public walk around the property under the Friends banner and under clear skies. While we don't have an exact count of attendees, it was over 50, and sufficient for us to break into four groups. We talked about the history of the property, the 8-year preservation process, and...

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