Backpacking Trails in New Jersey
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Backpacking Trails in New Jersey

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New Jersey has 24 backpacking trails. These trails range from 1.5 to 10.5 miles in length. The most popular trails are High Point State Park: Monument Trail, Brendan T. Byrne State Forest: Deep Hollow Trail and Appalachian Trail: Culvers Lake to Buttermilk Falls. Trails.com member Brett J. recently completed High Point State Park: Monument Trail.
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You’ll need sturdy shoes to negotiate thousands of rocks while exploring the southern ...
You can see forever (or almost forever) if you hike through High Point State Park on a ...
Round Valley Reservoir didn’t exist before 1958. What did exist was a natural horseshoe-shaped ...
Legend has it that a girl named Jenny was so engrossed picking berries at the crest of ...
Chief Nummy and his band of Lenni-Lenape Indians hiked through this area of the southern ...
Parvin State Park is a product of the 1930s when the campground and trails were built ...
What you’ll find on this hike is great diversity. Each body of water is unique, and along ...
It’s almost impossible to get lost because huge rhododendron thickets form a natural border ...
More than 2.5 million people are drawn to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area ...
Swartswood State Park, a recreational gem, is open year-round. Established in 1914 as ...
When you visit the north shore of Deer Park Lake, you may not see the broad-tailed beaver, ...
Opened in 1940, Cheesequake State Park is Middlesex County’s only state park. It lies ...
Each winter we hike a small section of the 50-mile-long, pink-blazed Batona Trail that ...
Heavy rains came down the first day we camped at Turkey Swamp Park. History repeated itself ...
This northbound section-hike on the Appalachian Trail (AT) will treat you to a jewel of ...
Located in the heart of one of the most urbanized areas of the United States, the Pine ...
This section of the 2160-mile Appalachian National Scenic Trail (AT) follows the ridge ...
A longtime resident of Morris County, Mahlon Dickerson (1770–1853) owned local iron mines, ...
Don’t drive too fast or you may miss the trailhead, located in the tiny town of Ongs Hat. ...
Although you’ll be arriving and parking at Allaire Village, explore this historic site ...
Although some people think of New Jersey in terms of the megalopolis viewed from the New ...
In the first century A.D., Publius Syrus wrote the maxim, “A rolling stone gathers no ...
This is black bear territory, so be cautious— although they’ll usually scamper off as ...
During the Depression thousands of people were unemployed with no hope of finding a job—that ...
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