Best hiking by far in New Jersey. Ramapo Reservation is for all intents and purposes a large dog park. I know somewhere in the park you can go swimming near the waterfall.
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reservatio Learn how your comment data is processed. Best hiking by far in New Jersey. Anonymous January 30, at 6: But some sections of the trail had trees fallen.
Hawks Rock is nice. Staying on white now.
Along this stretch of the trail, it was jam packed with people. Ramapo is okay but it's too close to highways and flight reaervation, if a little tranquility and distance from man-made noises is important to you.
Lots of dogs along the way and stroller friendly. Ramapo Valley Reservation also offers challenging hiking. Enter your e-mail below!! No other hikers on this trail but us. My GPS went rogue on me and spontaneously ma about half of the hike so here is the route highlighted on the free map.
Ramapo Valley County Reservation
I brought my dog who has unlimited energy and he had an amazing time. Not wanting to get right in the car and start driving, we stood around enjoying a beverage after a rigorous hike. The possibility of a quiet, beautiful, even solitary, one-mile hike around Lake Henry at Continental Soldiers Field is an added benefit of parking there. Click Here for Directions! I should probably mention here that these rocks and the Ramapo Mountains themselves are situated in a geologic area known as the Highlands Region.
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Ramapo Reservation Loop Trail
I missed Shawnee but I know she needs her rest some times. Reasonably well maintained trails but poorly marked for sure.
The Nickel Mine was created by digging two pits both now are filled with water in a search for nickel-bearing rock hence the name Nickel Mine. The park has Ringwood State Park to the west and Ramapo Mountain State Forest to the southwest both which are accessible by trails found in the park.
But some sections of the trail had trees fallen. Use a map and compass to eliminate the use of marking paint, rock cairns or flagging. Step to the downhill side of the trail when encountering pack stock.
Busiest trail ive seen in 2 years of hiking. We had now hiked about two miles. Learn more, volunteer and make a difference at www.
Trail Improvements Completed at Ramapo Valley County Reservation
The reason, according to County officials: From the parking area just past the kiosk marks the start of the Orange Blazed 6. The view of Bear Swamp Lake was picturesque, and the unmarked trails were fun to navigate. Grace C January 30, at 9: Avoid wildlife during sensitive times: Dispose of Waste Properly Pack it in, pack it out. The trail which travels alongside the Ramapo River is relatively dry. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.