Hiking The South Mountain Reservation

The 23rd most popular hiking trail in New Jersey.

West of Newark in Essex County, the South Mountain Reservation has 20.5 miles of hiking trails.

Overall, South Mountain Reservation is the 23rd most popular hiking trail of all 29 hikes in New Jersey.

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Local Contact(s):  South Mountain Reservation (973) 268-3500; NJ Tourism (800) JERSEY7.

Recommended Book:  "Hiking New Jersey" from Paul DeCoste

Best Season:  May - Oct

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here http://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/

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Date Updated:  8/16/2016

ID:  14558

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