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862 mi 1,388 km of trail 52 Runs

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gem Favorite The summit of Mount Tammany looks out at Mt. Minsi across the Delaware River.

Mt. Tammany Overlook

(28) Strouds…, PA
gem Favorite Raymondskill Falls end of summer.

Raymondskill Falls

(6) Milford, PA
gem Favorite Dingmans Falls. with permission from AcousticWalden Flickr.com/kscherer11

Dingmans Falls

(6) Birchwo…, PA
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Deer Head Inn

(2) Strouds…, PA
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Grey Towers

(3) Milford, PA
gem Favorite Our nook for the day near the Tock Island Dam site.

Tocks Island Dam Site

(1) East St…, PA

Runs in Northern New Jersey - 52

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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.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Tammany Summit

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

(87) Strouds…, PA
Favorite A few steps onto the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk and this view already makes it a perfect morning.
Intermediate/Difficult

Pinwheel Vista Out-and-Back

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

(15) Vernon…, NJ
Favorite Wait, I can’t see!
Difficult

Peanut Leap Cascade into Giant Stairs

4.2 mi 6.8 km • Point to Point • 764 ft Ascent 232.89 m Ascent

(16) Northvale, NJ
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.
Intermediate/Difficult

Sunfish Pond via Mt. Tammany Fire Road

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

(16) Strouds…, PA
Favorite Scenic Overlook on the Blue Trail (Mennen).
Easy/Intermediate

Pyramid Mountain Loop

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

(25) Boonton, NJ
Favorite A few steps onto the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk and this view already makes it a perfect morning.
Intermediate/Difficult

Appalachian Trail Boardwalk to Warwick Turnpike Shuttle

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

(9) Vernon…, NJ
Favorite A winter view of Buttermilk Falls in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Intermediate/Difficult

Buttermilk Falls, Crater Lake, and Hemlock Pond Loop

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

(14) Crandon…, NJ
Favorite View of Split Rock Reservoir
Difficult

Split Rock Loop

11.0 mi 17.7 km • Loop • 1,491 ft Ascent 454.5 m Ascent

(14) Lake Te…, NJ

Trails in Northern New Jersey - 332

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

Photos of Northern New Jersey - 595

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A few steps onto the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk and this view already makes it a perfect morning.
Mar 30, 2017 near Vernon…, NJ
Slateford Creek Waterfalls
Jan 26, 2020 near Strouds…, PA
Slateford Creek Waterfalls
Jan 26, 2020 near Strouds…, PA
One of the many waterfalls along Toms Creek Trail.
Dec 7, 2016 near Pocono…, PA
On the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk, enjoy views of Wawayanda Mountain in the distance.
Mar 30, 2017 near Vernon…, NJ
Morning fog rolls across the McDade Recreational Trail.
Feb 2, 2017 near Saw Creek, PA
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.
Mar 30, 2017 near Belvidere, NJ
The summit of Mount Tammany looks out at Mt. Minsi across the Delaware River.
Mar 30, 2017 near Belvidere, NJ

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