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Great run with several different terrains and awesome views.


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5.8

Miles

9.3

KM

94%

Runnable

533' 163 m

High

15' 5 m

Low

575' 175 m

Up

550' 168 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

40%

Max Grade (22°)

Dogs Unknown

Overview

A loop in Palisade Interstate Park combining the Shore Trail and Long Path: Section 1. Great trails, a bit rocky. Proper running shoes a must. Tracker put the run at 6.6 miles.

Need to Know

Restrooms located in the police station.

Description

I completed the run clockwise. Don't start on the paved path -- look for the running trail near the police station. Through the forest, cross under the tunnel to a steep, rocky trail, down to an alpine boat basin with a great picnic area. The Shore Trail was amazing, with temperatures in the mid 70s. The breeze off the Hudson River felt great.

The blue/white trail is a tough climb -- very narrow in some parts. Stone steps are in bad condition. Take your time and watch your footing. An aqua trail leads to a small castle with a great view.

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Shared By:

Jeffrey T

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Rocky trail with fallen tree in water.
Sep 10, 2019 near Alpine, NJ
Tipi teepee) on beachfront.
Sep 10, 2019 near Alpine, NJ

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