Heritage on the Rancocas Creek Water Trails is traced back 6,000 years when Native Americans traversed the Watershed. Along the RCWT topography attests to those long past. Before that Mossaurs and associates swam these waters. From marl banks lead to sand mines and bulk commerce. Sailing shallops to steam tugs, 400 years the Rancocas has served navigation. Facts and fables, rumors and tales, “Texas” or Bust…Participants visit sites and explore the foundations of natural history and the eco-systems of the Rancocas Creek waters.
From the Revolutionary War to today’s multi use activities man’s imprints on the ecology and natural history of the tide-waters and non-tidal waters anchor deep.