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Directions to GAK fields

German American Society of Trenton NJ
215 Uncle Pete's Road
Yardville, NJ  08691-3733
Phone  609-585-5200 

From South Jersey:  Take I-295 or Rt. 206 or Rt. 130 to Bordentown.  Take Rt. 130 north (bear right where 206 and 130 split) to 2nd red light (at Harry's Army-Navy).  Turn right onto Crosswicks-Hamilton Sq Road.  At second light (about 2 miles), turn left onto Yardville-Allentown Road.  Make the next left onto Uncle Pete's Road (there are signs for the German American Club-GAK).  Proceed about 3/4 miles.   Turn left into the GAK. 

From the Shore and East:  Take I-195 to Exit 5A - Route 130 South towards Bordentown.  Before the 2nd light, bear right onto the jughandle (Home Depot is on your right).  Turn left at the end of the jug handle.  Proceed straight at the light onto Crosswicks-Hamilton Sq Road.   At second light (about 2 miles), turn left onto Yardville-Allentown Road.  Make the next left onto Uncle Pete's Road (there are signs for the German American Club-GAK).  Proceed about 3/4 miles.   Turn left into the GAK. 

From the North:  Take Rt. 130 south towards Bordentown, or take the Turnpike to Exit 7A onto I-195 West to Rt. 30 south).  Before the second light past the I-195 underpass, bear right onto the jughandle (Home Depot is on your right).  Turn left at the end of the jug handle.  Proceed straight at the light onto Crosswicks-Hamilton Sq Road.   At second light (about 2 miles), turn left onto Yardville-Allentown Road.  Make the next left onto Uncle Pete's Road (there are signs for the German American Club-GAK).  Proceed about 3/4 miles.   Turn left into the GAK. 

From the Trenton area:  Take Broad St. towards Yardville.  At the Yardville Bank, bear to the left (Yardville-Allentown Rd).  Proceed through the next two traffic lights.   After the 2nd light, turn left onto  Uncle Pete's Road (there are signs for the German American Club-GAK).  Proceed about 3/4 miles.  Turn left into the GAK.

 



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Driving time estimates are from Bordentown area

 

EASTAMPTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL -- 20 minutes
From the North - Bordentown/Hamilton

  • Take Route 206 South

  • Continue south to light at Route 537 (Monmouth Road - 3 miles past Columbus Market)

  • Turn right onto Route 537 (Monmouth Rd)

  • Continue west 0.8 miles on Monmouth Rd

  • Eastampton Elementary School is on the left just before the light at Smithville Road


VETERANS  DRIVE FIELD -- 45 minutes

From the New Jersey Turnpike

  • NJ Turnpike to Exit 9

  • Take Route 18 South

  • Take the RACE TRACK RD ramp   0.1 mi

  • Turn LEFT onto RACE TRACK RD  0.3 mi

  • RACE TRACK RD becomes GLADSTONE DR    0.5 mi

  • Turn RIGHT onto CHURCHILL RD       0.1 mi

  • Turn LEFT onto WICK RD     0.2 mi

  • WICK RD becomes VETERANS DRIVE

PARKING AT VETERANS FIELD IN SOUTH RIVER:

When playing at Veterans Field in South River, please note that the through street is a residential area.  It is everyone's responsibility to drive safely, park respectfully, and keep the area clean from litter.

 

THOMPSON PARK -- 35 minutes

  • Take 130 North for approx 15 miles

  • Turn right onto Route 32 East

  • Route 32 East becomes Forsgate Drive / 612E

  • Continue to the light at Perrineville Road (Gulf Station on left; CVS on right)

  • Turn right onto Perrineville Road / CR-625

  • Thompson Park will be on your left as you travel down Perrineville Road

  • Continue approx 1 1/2 miles & fields will be on your left.


FORT DIX -- 25 minutes

From Route 206 South:  take left onto North Pemberton Road / County Road 630    OR

From Route 206 North:  take right onto North Pemberton Road / County Road 630

THEN

  • Take North Pemberton Road approximately 3.0 miles until it becomes Pointville Road

  • Go 2.0 miles on Pointville Road thru open gates marking base perimeter

  • Continue another mile past fenced military housing on the left

  • Entrance will be either the first military entrance gate on left, or you will be instructed by road signes to proceed to second "special events" gate 0.5 miles further down on left

  • Whether entering 1st or 2nd gate, proceed straight for 1/2 mile and take right on Montpelier Ave

  • Take left onto Doughboy Loop

  • You should see the soccer fields on your right.