Readington Trail Association (RTA) is a qualified 501(c)3 organization with the goal of preserving the rural atmosphere of Readington through establishing and maintaining many miles of beautiful trails throughout theTownship. In addition to trail work, RTA works within the community to support essential/emergency services and educate members and others about equine health, safety and emergency procedures.
Our membership spans a diverse spectrum of equine disciplines and we welcome new members! Please click here to learn more....
Thanksgiving Club Ride!!
Join us for a 1.5 hour ride on the Pleasant Run Greenway on Friday, November 29th. We will be meeting at Crazy Horse Farm and riding out at 11 am. Pls arrive in time to be AIS 11 am. RSVP to Karen 973-699-4149 if you will be attending.
RESULTS OF POKER RIDE & COSTUME CONTEST!!!! Many, many thanks to all of our volunteers and participants who made this year's ride a huge success and lots of fun! Hope to see you at our Spring Trail Pace!
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2013-2014 Hunting Season
Deer Hunting begins Sept 14, 2013
Bow Season Sept 14-Feb 15 including Sundays
Muzzle Loader Season Dec 2-Feb 8
6 Day Firearm Dec 9-14 2013
-Wear blaze orange at all times
-Recommended ride times 10 am-2 pm
-Avoid dawn, dusk, and Saturdays
-Bow hunting permitted on Sundays
-Semi-wild posted areas can hunt small game on Sundays
-Click Here for more info on Zone 12 or visit the NJ Fish and Game website
Check out our new classifieds as of 11/14/13
Full Moon Ride Recap- We had 5 riders that enjoyed a beautiful summer evening on well groomed trails at the Round Valley Youth Center. Despite forecasts for lots of clouds, the moon was clear and bright! Sharon's mare lead the way wearing a headlamp attached to her brow band!
>>Look for our article on the Readington Trail System in the August issue of "Inside Readington Township"
>>Free Clicker Training Clinic Recap- Many, many thanks to Marcy and Lisa Pattison for the awesome job they did training the trainer! We all learned so much through participating and watching clicker training techniques!
Check out the newly improved stream crossing on Cole Rd Greenway West, behind the Kowal's property!
Proxy Pass that goes up the back side of Round Mountain from the Stanton General Store is now clear and open!
The Round Mountain White Trail that goes up the mountain off CR 629 in Stanton is now open!
Pickell Park Trails are cleared and open.
Lachenmyer Trail is open and cleared, including the wooded trail around the Round Field.
The Holland Brook Bypass trail is cleared and open.
The Knee Knocker Trail that connects the Cole Rd trails to Pinebank Rd is cleared and open.
The River Trail from Deer Path Park to the Railroad track crossing is cleared and open.
>>Lauren Ciemniecki Improves section of Readington Trails and receives Girl Scouts highest award! Read all about it (pls scroll to page 15)
>>RTA completed trail improvements on the new Cole Road Greenway using funds awarded to RTA through a Federal Highway Administration Trail Grant. Read all about it >>
RTA hits the 1000 hour mark for trail clearing in August 2012!!!