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I love the walk trip, it's so quiet, and perfect to thinking, I run during the morning and was very... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Niyireth P
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Peaceful and Historical

Peaceful and Historical. Princeton is a nice place all around. This park is quite scenic especially... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Salvatore F
Piscataway, New Jersey
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145 Mapleton Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540-9667
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I love the walk trip, it's so quiet, and perfect to thinking, I run during the morning and was very good too!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Niyireth P
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Peaceful and Historical. Princeton is a nice place all around. This park is quite scenic especially in the fall.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I was fortunate to be in a hotel close to this park, so every morning came here to walk/jog along the canal. What a beauty!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank karla014
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Delaware and Raritan Canal park's trail is one of the longest paths to walk, jog ,bike and run in Princeton. The park runs parallel to the canal and the banks of Carnegie lake. I have reviewed this in greater detail on TA's listing of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

A very easy flat walk between the river. Easy going and lots of turtles to be seen. Great for jogging or bile. Interesting to see the working locks too. You can take the left or right trail. On a sunny day it is nice and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MalagaBill77
Reviewed 7 August 2017

If you haven't had the chance to cycle the D&R canal, you need to go. Now. It's the closest thing i've found to the GAP trail in Maryland. Friendly people, great trail.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RafterMan2
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Great place for a peaceful walk or exhilarating run. Goes on for miles and miles!! Only 100 yards from the back door!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Howard B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Never crowded. The tow paths running along the canal provide a natural surface that's easy on the feet and knees without being too soft for bike tires. Birds in abundance. Green. Shade in the heat of the summer. Do NOT come after heavy rain or...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JamesF4886
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Walking or biking along the canal is a must for anyone who loves the outdoors and wants to enjoy the beautiful, peaceful scenery along the D&R canal. Every season is a joy to experience. Many places along the canal to park. Definitely try different ones.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank butterflies33
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Its just a walking track. People were fishing other that not much to say. There are beter places to walk at least during winter.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Kalpage_Perera
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Response from Juliana M | Reviewed this property |
Hi--I'd suggest looking in either Lambertville, NJ or Stockton, NJ for hotels/inns that are within walking distance of the canal. To my knowledge there aren't any within walking distance of the canal in the Princeton... More