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The Celery Farm

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N Franklin Turnpike, Allendale, NJ 07401
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Expected Actual Celery Farm

Who knew it was just a lovely preserve? I didn’t read any reviews. So I was expecting celery. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SuzeeG2B
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Leonia, New Jersey
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The Celery Farm: A Nature Preserve in our own backyard

The entrance to The Celery Farm is on Franklin Turnpike, just north of Cottage Place. Being a... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
David P
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Ramsey, New Jersey
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  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“bird watching” (6 reviews)
“nature walk” (3 reviews)
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N Franklin Turnpike, Allendale, NJ 07401
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"nature preserve"
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"bird watching"
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"nature walk"
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"nice walk around the lake"
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"tree roots"
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"quiet place"
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"tucked away"
in 2 reviews
"great place to walk"
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"wildlife"
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"wetlands"
in 6 reviews
"deer"
in 10 reviews
"path"
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"platform"
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"turtles"
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"turnpike"
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"benches"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Who knew it was just a lovely preserve? I didn’t read any reviews. So I was expecting celery. The photo looked lovely on TA. I didn’t study it and it was a go. Enough for me to plan a Sunday afternoon activity. We really enjoyed...More

Thank SuzeeG2B
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The entrance to The Celery Farm is on Franklin Turnpike, just north of Cottage Place. Being a resident of the area for 45 years and having on Cottage Place for a few of those years, I was always amazed to see how quickly the small...More

1  Thank David P
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Shhhh....don't tell anyone about the Celery Farm! It's such an awesome place to visit that we want to keep it all to ourselves! The mile-long loop in this protected wetlands is level and easily accessible from the main road. The lovely dirt trail is well-maintained...More

1  Thank 507jenn
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I saw Hooded Mergansers, hawks, ducks. deer etc. I went in October it was unusually warm. Great place to walk and they have two viewing platform so bring binoculars and don't forget your camera.

Thank onlyMes
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

The paths around the Celery Farm are relatively flat so even for those who would be challenged by hilly terrain (like me) this is really a perfect place to walk. My wife and I hiked around the main lake this morning and although it was...More

1  Thank LWL3333
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Celery Farm offers a roughly one mile walk around a lake that is often filled with migratory birds. It's a quiet place though not terribly far from busy highways. Highly recommended for birders who list what they've seen on a sign-in sheet at the...More

Thank Lawrence F
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I regularly visit the Celery Farm to take walks and enjoy the serene surroundings. We were lucky to see many interesting birds and female Snapping Turtles going to lay their eggs. The walk around the lake is very relaxing and a great...More

Thank David S M
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The Celery Farm is perfect for an easy stroll, bird watching, a fun photo shoot or a chance to geo-cache with the kids!

1  Thank Team5L
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

fun place for a short 1 mile walk. Great scenery. I have even seen people having a european style glass of wine during the day at a bench while u see the birds. I love this place and the wildlife u see - except small...More

Thank TheRattla
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

great for bird watching. take a nice walk around the lake. can be soggy. can be buggy. look for swans and birds. nice viewing stations. good to get away from the suburban feeling. some interesting vegitation to look at.

Thank tenisax
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