Hiking The Tinsley Trail

The 8th most popular hiking trail in New Jersey.

North of Newark and Newton in Sussex County, the 15,700 Stokes State Forest has 35 miles of hiking trails.

The Tinsley Trail is a 6 mile trek to the summit of Sunrise Mountain for a vista of the surrounding hardwood forests. A 12.5 mile stretch of the Appalachian Trail also passes through the forest following Kittatinny Ridge

The trails are accessible off Coursen Road from SR206.

Overall, Tinsley Trail is the 8th most popular hiking trail of all 29 hikes in New Jersey.

Tinsley Trail Hiking Map

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Local Contact(s):  Stokes State Forest (973) 948-3820; NJ Tourism (800) JERSEY7.

Recommended Book:  "Hiking New Jersey" from Paul DeCoste

Best Season:  Any

Base Camp:  State Forest Campground

Luxury Loding:  State Forest Cabins

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

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Date Updated:  7/18/2016

ID:  6939

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