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Saturday, 29-NOV-2014

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Directions from the Delaware Memorial Bridge

  • Coming off the Delaware Memorial Bridge, take the right exit onto Rte 49 South into Pennsville.
  • Continue on Rte. 49 South to Bridgeton to 609 South.
  • Make right onto 609 South (state building on the right corner and a HUB Bank on the left).
  • Follow the one-way road towards Fairton.
  • Continue south (road becomes Rts. 553 South) to Newport.
  • Make right onto Newport Landing Road   Rte. 656   and go to blinking light.
  • Make left onto Fortescue Road  Rte. 637  and follow signs to Fortescue.
  • Make first right after crossing Fortescue Creek.
  • Look for the Great Escape on your right-hand side Dock #2



    Directions from Atlantic City and the Garden State Parkway

  • Take the Atlantic City Expressway North to Rte. 40 West.
  • Take Rte. 40 West through Mays Landing to Rte 552 West at (left turn at the Coastal Gas Station ).
  • Follow Rte. 552 West into downtown Millville.
  • Continue past Queen Diner on the left and over the RR tracks to light (High St.).
  • Make left onto High Street and go to second light (Rte 49).
  • Make right onto Rte. 49 West and go over the Maurice River.
  • Bear left at blinking light which is Cedar St. (Blinker Custard).
  • Go straight through stop light.
  • Follow signs towards Millville Airport (Cedarville-Millville Rd).
  • Continue past airport, through 4-way stop towards Cedarville.
  • Bear left at fork in road (large oak tree) and follow signs to Fortescue.
  • Cross Rte 553 (stop sign) and go straight to 1st stop sign (cemetery on right).
  • Make right onto Newport Landing Rd. Go to blinking light in Newport.
  • Make left onto Fortescue Road (Rte 637) and follow signs to Fortescue.
  • Make first right after crossing Fortescue Creek.
  • Look for the Great Escape on your right-hand side Dock #2



    Directions from the Commodore Barry Bridge

  • Take Route 322 East into Mullica Hill to light with a Diner on the left.
  • Turn Right onto Rte. 45 South, which turns into Rte. 77 South.
  • Rte. 77 South into Bridgeton to intersection with Rte. 49.
  • Go straight through light and follow one-way road towards Fairton.
  • Continue south (road becomes Rte. 553 South) to Newport.
  • Make right on Newport Landing Road Rte 656 and go to blinking light.
  • Make left onto Fortescue Road Rte. 637 and follow signs to Fortescue.
  • Make first right after crossing Fortescue Creek.
  • Look for the Great Escape on your right-hand side Dock #2




  • Great Escape is owned and operated by J.V.F. Charters LLC.