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815 mi 1,312 km of trail 48 Featured Runs

Gems 6 Gems Easy Trails 201 Trails Intermediate Trails 130 Trails Hard Trails 8 Trails
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Featured Runs in Northern New Jersey - 48

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Favorite The Delaware Water Gap comes alive in the autumn. Interstate 80 (seen below and on the left side of the Delaware River) puts drivers right in the action.

Mt. Tammany Summit

3.4 mi 5.5 km • Point to Point • 1,151 ft Ascent 350.73 m Ascent

Singletrack Stroudsburg, PA

( 78 )
Favorite A few steps onto the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk and this view already makes it a perfect morning.

Pinwheel Vista Out-and-Back

7.4 mi 11.9 km • Out and Back • 981 ft Ascent 299.11 m Ascent

Singletrack Vernon Valley, NJ

( 14 )
Favorite Wait, I can’t see!

Peanut Leap Cascade into Giant Stairs

4.2 mi 6.8 km • Point to Point • 771 ft Ascent 235.01 m Ascent

Singletrack Northvale, NJ

( 14 )
Favorite The Tammany Loop is extremely popular for the excellent views of the Delaware Water Gap and rightfully so, but there is natural beauty to be found throughout as well.

Sunfish Pond via Mt. Tammany Fire Road

10.9 mi 17.5 km • Loop • 1,479 ft Ascent 450.88 m Ascent

Singletrack Stroudsburg, PA

( 14 )
Favorite Ancient's Pond off White Trail

High Mountain Preserve Loop

8.1 mi 13.0 km • Loop • 980 ft Ascent 298.84 m Ascent

Singletrack North Haledon, NJ

( 2 )
Favorite A few steps onto the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk and this view already makes it a perfect morning.

Appalachian Trail Boardwalk to Warwick Turnpike Shuttle

8.8 mi 14.1 km • Point to Point • 1,784 ft Ascent 543.87 m Ascent

Singletrack Vernon Valley, NJ

( 9 )
Favorite A winter view of Buttermilk Falls in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

Buttermilk Falls, Crater Lake, and Hemlock Pond Loop

7.2 mi 11.6 km • Loop • 1,301 ft Ascent 396.67 m Ascent

Singletrack Crandon Lakes, NJ

( 13 )
Favorite Scenic Overlook on the Blue Trail (Mennen).

Pyramid Mountain Loop

3.5 mi 5.6 km • Loop • 488 ft Ascent 148.63 m Ascent

Singletrack Boonton, NJ

( 23 )

Trails in Northern New Jersey - 291

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2.0 mi 3.2 km #1 Shore Trail (White): The Giant Stairs
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
2.0 mi 3.2 km Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
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3.5 mi 5.6 km #2 Turtleback Loop
South Orange, NJ
3.5 mi 5.6 km South Orange, NJ
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4.1 mi 6.6 km #3 Mt. Tammany Fire Road
Belvidere, NJ
4.1 mi 6.6 km Belvidere, NJ
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0.9 mi 1.4 km #4 Carris Hill
Wanaque, NJ
0.9 mi 1.4 km Wanaque, NJ
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2.0 mi 3.2 km #5 Oreland Trail
Lake Telemark, NJ
2.0 mi 3.2 km Lake Telemark, NJ
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0.6 mi 1.0 km #6 Stoll Trail
Crandon Lakes, NJ
0.6 mi 1.0 km Crandon Lakes, NJ
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2.7 mi 4.3 km #7 Yellow Blaze Trail
Franklin Lakes, NJ
2.7 mi 4.3 km Franklin Lakes, NJ
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #8 Interpretive Trail
South Orange, NJ
0.7 mi 1.1 km South Orange, NJ
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
39 days ago
1.4 mi 2.3 km #9 White Oak Trail
Tinicum, PA
1.4 mi 2.3 km Tinicum, PA
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1.1 mi 1.8 km #10 Sitting Bear Trail
Highland Lake, NJ
1.1 mi 1.8 km Highland Lake, NJ
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0.9 mi 1.5 km #11 Lumpy Bumpy
Hopatcong Hills, NJ
0.9 mi 1.5 km Hopatcong Hills, NJ
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1.6 mi 2.6 km #12 Mayapple Loop
Northfield, NJ
1.6 mi 2.6 km Northfield, NJ
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0.9 mi 1.4 km #13 Ice Cream
Stanhope, NJ
0.9 mi 1.4 km Stanhope, NJ
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1.5 mi 2.4 km #14 Buttermilk Falls Trail
Crandon Lakes, NJ
1.5 mi 2.4 km Crandon Lakes, NJ
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2.5 mi 4.0 km #15 Rahway Trail
Maplewood, NJ
2.5 mi 4.0 km Maplewood, NJ
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7.9 mi 12.8 km #16 Lenape Trail
Livingston, NJ
7.9 mi 12.8 km Livingston, NJ
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159.8 mi 257.1 km #17 AT: New York-New Jersey Section
Stroudsburg, PA
159.8 mi 257.1 km Stroudsburg, PA
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0.4 mi 0.6 km #18 Dingmans Creek Trail
Birchwood Lakes, PA
0.4 mi 0.6 km Birchwood Lakes, PA
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1.2 mi 2.0 km #19 Red Dot Trail
Stroudsburg, PA
1.2 mi 2.0 km Stroudsburg, PA
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2.3 mi 3.6 km #20 Elmdale Trail
Maplewood, NJ
2.3 mi 3.6 km Maplewood, NJ
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