Cedar Swamp Trail

Dryden Kuser Natural Area, New Jersey

Distance1.1mi
Elevation Gain54ft
Trailhead Elevation1,493ft
Top1,509ft
Elevation Min/Max1488/1509ft
Elevation Start/End1493/1493ft

Cedar Swamp Trail

Cedar Swamp Trail is a hiking trail in Sussex County, New Jersey. It is within Dryden Kuser Natural Area. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 1,493 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 54 feet. The Cedar Swamp and Cedar Swamp (elevation 1,486 feet) wetlands can be seen along the trail. Near the end of the trail is a bench. This trail connects with the following: Monument Trail and Shawangunk Ridge Trail.

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Best Hikes with Dogs: New Jersey (The Mountaineers Books)
Mary Jasch
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"The Cedar Swamp Trail through the John D. Kuser Natural Area in High Point State Park offers you and your dog an opportunity to walk on a mountaintop without having to climb the mountain to get there. This is a great hike in winter—fun, fast, and easy. Your dog will enjoy trotting through the different habitats of this ancient lake scoured out of bedrock by the Wisconsin Glacier about twelve thousand years ago. A wide boardwalk traverses part of it, allowing an up-close look at life in a protected bog."

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Trail Information

Dryden Kuser Natural Area
Nearby City
Dryden Kuser Natural Area
Parks
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
High Point State Park
Local Contacts
USGS Port Jervis South, NY
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