Trail Run Project Logo

Dick Flint Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.7 mile 2.7 kilometer out and back
86% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 338' 103 m
Descent: -329' -100 m
High: 905' 276 m
Low: 567' 173 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 24% (14°)

Dogs

Leashed
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Mirek Wierzbicki

Enjoy a nice run in the woods past an old farmstead.

Mirek Wierzbicki

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

This area is open from dawn to dusk.

Description

There are two trailheads for the Dick Flint Natural Area, a Lower and an Upper Trailhead, both of which start off the north side of Harmony-Brass Castle Road. The trail (as well as both trailhead connectors) is marked with white diamonds and forms a loop around the northern portion of the park.

To follow the trail as mapped, head north along the Lower Trailhead Connector from the parking area. After 300 feet, you'll see a marker labeling the loop; take a right here. As soon as you cross a bridge the trail begins to climb, reaching its highest point (909 feet) about 0.83 miles along the trail. From here you'll descend all the way back to your car. As you descend, you'll pass the Upper Trailhead Connector about 1.1 miles into your run. (You can choose to take this connector to reach the Roaring Rock Park trails on the other side of the road). Continue descending past this connector, and at 1.5 miles, the trail passes an old farmstead. The farm consisted of a home, milk house, and other buildings. The trail continues on to eventually reach the Lower Trailhead Connector.

Run this trail?

We need help with the following missing trail information:

Need to Know, Flora & Fauna, Runner Notes

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  2.7 from 3 votes

#32132

Overall
  2.7 from 3 votes
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
67%
2 Star
33%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#323

in New Jersey

#32,132

Overall
3 Views Last Month
99 Since Jan 28, 2018
Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

Photos

a walk in the woods
Jan 28, 2018 near Brass C…, NJ

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running