Future Hikes & Walks

NJveg Future Hikes & Walks

The following is a partial listing of potential future hikes and walks (that we haven’t done already), by county.  If you have recommendations on specific trails, know of parking issues, or have suggestions for additional trails, please let us know.

Atlantic

  • Atlantic City & Ventnor Boardwalk
  • Birch Grove Park (Northfield)

Bergen

  • Campgaw Mountain Reservation
  • Franklin Lakes Nature Preserve
  • Palisades Interstate Park
  • Ramapo Mountain State Forest
  • Ramapo Valley County Reservation
  • Rockleigh Woods Sanctuary and Lamont Reserve
  • Saddle River County Park
  • Tenafly Nature Center

Burlington

  • Arney’s Mount
  • Batona Trail
  • Batsto/Wharton State Forest
  • Black Run Preserve
  • Brendan T. Byrne State Forest Mount Misery Trail
  • Evert Trail Preserve (Southampton, NJCF)
  • Michael Huber Prairie Warbler Preserve (Woodland Township, NJCF)
  • Palmyra Cove
  • Pemberton Rail Trail
  • Penn State Forest
  • Rancocas State Park – North Unit, western trails
  • Taylor Wildlife Preserve
  • Whitesbog
  • Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge (fee)

Camden

  • Berlin County Park
  • Bortons Mill + Croft Farm (Cherry Hill Trails)
  • Cooper River Park
  • Kresson Trails
  • Maria Barnaby Greenwald Memorial Park + Hopkins Pond
  • Newton Lake Park
  • Timber Creek County Park
  • Wheelabrator Wildlife Refuge

Cape May

  • Belleplain State Forest
  • Cape May Point State Park + South Cape May Meadows Preserve (TNC)
  • Eldora Preserve (TNC)
  • Garrett Family Preserve (TNC)
  • Lizard Tail Swamp (TNC)

Cumberland

  • Bridgeton City Park
  • Glades Wildlife Refuge (NLT)
  • Harold N. Peek Preserve (NLT)

Essex

  • Mills Reservation
  • South Mountain Reservation (north side)

Gloucester

  • Ceres Park
  • Scotland Run County Park
  • Tall Pines State Preserve
  • Washington Lake Park
  • Wenonah Woods

Hudson

  • Mill Creek Marsh

Hunterdon

  • Bernadette Morales Nature Preserve (Flemington)
  • Lansdown Trail & Capoolong Creek Wildlife Management Area (Clinton)
  • Cold Brook Preserve (Oldwick)
  • Columbia Trail
  • Cushetunk Mountain Preserve (Clinton/Readington)
  • Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (Frenchtown south)
  • Hill and Dale Preserve (Lebanon, NJCF)
  • Hoffman Park (Union Township)
  • Horseshoe Bend Park (Flemington
  • Ken Lockwood Gorge
  • Musconetcong Gorge Preserve (Holland/Bethlehem)
  • Musconetcong Mountain Preserve (Holland)
  • Point Mountain Reservation (Lebanon)
  • Round Valley
  • Schick Reserve (Alexandria Township)
  • Spruce Run Recreation Area
  • Teetertown Preserve (Lebanon Township)
  • Voorhees State Park
  • Wescott Preserve (Delaware)
  • Wickecheoke Creek Preserve (NJCF)

Mercer

  • Charlestown Reserve (Hampton)
  • Curlis Lake Woods (Pennington)
  • Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (Bordentown – Trenton)
  • Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (Trenton north)
  • Mercer Meadows (Lawrence)
  • Mount Rose Preserve (Hopewell, NCJF)
  • Rocky Brook Trail (East Amwell)
  • Roebling Memorial Park
  • Rosedale Park (Pennington)
  • St. Michael’s Farm Preserve (Hopewell)
  • Sourlands Ecosystem Preserve (Hopewell)
  • Ted Stiles Preserve at Baldpate Mountain & Fiddler’s Creek Preserve (Hopewell)
  • Woolsey Park (Hopewell)
  • Woosamonsa Ridge Preserve (Hopewell)

Info on many Hopewell area trails:  FoHVOS

Middlesex

  • Davidson’s Mill Park (South Brunswick)
  • Heathcote Meadows Preserve (South Brunswick)
  • Ireland Brook Conservation Area (East Brunswick/South Brunswick)
  • Jamesburg Park Conservation Area – Cedar Swamp Trail Loop
  • John A. Phillips Preserve (Old Bridge)
  • Old Bridge Waterfront Park
  • Plainsboro Preserve (East Windsor)
  • Roosevelt Park (Edison)
  • Rutgers Ecological Preserve
  • Thompson Park Conservation Area (Monroe)

Monmouth

  • Allaire State Park
  • Big Brook Park
  • Clayton Park (Upper Freehold)
  • Dorbrook Recreation Area
  • Freneau Woods Park
  • Henry Hudson Trail (multiple segments)
  • Holmdel Park
  • Huber Woods Park
  • Monmouth Battlefield State Park
  • Perrineville Lake Park
  • Poricy Park (Red Bank)
  • Tatum Park
  • Turkey Swamp Park
  • Union Transportation Trail (Upper Freehold)
  • Weltz Park

Morris

  • Black River County Park
  • Columbia Trail
  • Great Swamp
  • Hacklebarney State Park
  • India Brook Park and Buttermilk Falls Natural Area
  • Jockey Hollow
  • Mahlon Dickerson Reservation
  • Maureen Ogden Preserve (Washington Township, NJCF)
  • Morristown National Historical Park
  • Pyramid Mountain
  • Schooley’s Mountain County Park
  • Silas Condict County Park
  • Tourne County Park
  • Wildcat Ridge Wildlife Management Area

Ocean

  • Cattus Island County Park
  • Double Trouble State Park
  • Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
  • Forest Resource Education Center
  • Metedeconk Preserve (Jackson, NJCF)
  • Ocean County Park
  • Purple Heart Trail (Jackson)
  • Warren Grove Recreation Area

Passaic

  • Abram S. Hewitt State Forest
  • Apshawa Preserve (West Milford, NJCF)
  • Farny State Park
  • Garret Mountain Reservation
  • Highlands Preserve
  • High Mountain Park Preserve (TNC)
  • Long Pond Ironworks State Park
  • Norvin Green State Forest
  • Rifle Camp Park
  • Ringwood State Park

Salem

  • Supawna Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

Somerset

  • Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park
  • Duke Island Park
  • Lord Stirling Park (Bernards)
  • Natirar (Peapack)
  • Skillman Park
  • Washington Valley Park (Bridgewater)

Sussex

  • Blair Creek Preserve (TNC)
  • High Point State Park
  • Kittatinny Valley State Park
  • Stairway to Heaven
  • Stokes State Forest
  • Swartswood State Park
  • Wawayanda State Park

Union

  • Lenape Trail, (Mountainside/Cranford/Kenilworth)
  • Rahway River Trail
  • Warinanco Park

Warren

  • Allamuchy Mountain State Park
  • Delaware Water Gap
  • Jenny Jump State Forest
  • Johnsonburg Swamp Preserve (TNC)
  • Merrill Creek Reservoir
  • Pequest Wildlife Management Area
  • Stephens State Park
  • Worthington State Forest – Mt Tammany
  • Worthington State Forest – Sunfish Pond