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Self-Guided Activities

Asbury Woods has everything you need to begin an adventure.

Explore our 216 acres of preserved property which includes native species, old-growth forests, landscaped gardens, wetlands, boardwalk trails, and dirt trails. Our self-guided activities are a fun way to traverse the trails for free!

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Exhibit Hall Scavenger Hunt

Check out the taxidermy and live animals on display inside the Exhibit Hall. Use the self-guided book at the front desk.

Compass Course

Compass Course

Asbury Woods has a compass course hidden throughout the trails that is fun for the whole family to explore. We've provided instructions about how to use a compass as well as directions for each course.

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A real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Geocaching members follow a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache container hidden at that location.

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Discovery Apps

Looking to identify birds, trees, or wildflowers while on your hike? Download one of these apps to help you along the way.

Merlin ID by The Cornell Lab:MerlinIdentify the birds you see or hear with Merlin Bird ID. This is a free global bird guide with photos, sounds, maps, and more. 

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Seek by iNaturalistSeekUse the power of image recognition technology to identify the plants and animals all around you.

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