TRENTON | Efforts to restore the Brock Mill Pond took another step forward recently as the Friends of the Brock Mill Pond Board held its first meeting. via Committee formed to decide on repairs to Trenton’s Brock Mill Pond – Local – Sun Journal.
Here is a report of our trip in the year 2009 on this section of the Trent: 2009-12-16 Trent River We did it one day but we had fast high water at 8.5 feet on the gauge. Now the gauge is just above 4 feet. We plan to take two days to do it now. […]
Here are photos from our recent trip on the Trent. Thanks to all. .
Trenton to Quaker Neck Country Club on Quaker Bridge Road This is about 8 miles. We launched at 10.00 and reached Quaker Neck Country Club a little after 2:00. Pretty good time considering all the trash we picked up. High water levels due to tropical storm Nicole that resulted in 12 to 20 inches across […]
2009-12-22 Trent River Trenton to Oak Grove Rd Jones County NC The Quaker Neck Country Club golf course has a ramp they let us use as we pick up trash and litter as we paddle the river.We appreciate this very much.. We desperately need more access points like this so we can do a better […]
2009-12-10 Trent River Rt 58 to Middle Road Jones County NC Our put-in was on the N/E shoulder of the bridge. It is private property and gated. The owners kindly unlocked the cable for us.One can make an access across the highway and park on the shoulder of the road. Rte 58 is at the […]
2009-07-11 Brock Mill Pond Trenton, NC This is Jones County Heritage Day celebration. We joined the parade at the Fairgrounds and then paddled Brock Mill Pone and Crooked Run. This is the story of our trip on this most unusual and very enjoyable paddle. Anyone can drop the canoes and kayaks in at the parking […]
There were 11 of us. Larry Meadows divided us into two groups to get more of the river done. This is the group that put in at the Thomas Waller farm. That is Ronnie Dale on the left who escorted us to our access point. Next is Joanne Somerday from New Bern. Then Ken Court […]
There were 11 of us that showed up today to observe the Trent River where it has been cleared of fallen trees in accordance with the Grant Jones County Commissioners have obtained to make this lovely river navigable and usable again. This is the group that put-in at the Thomas Waller farm. This is a […]