The top 10 most popular hikes in New Jersey, ranked by visitor traffic to njHiking.com.
Hike from the old Cooper Mill through the Black River Gorge and a pine forest, with a side trip to the ruins of Kay’s Cottage.
Hike the Appalachian Trail to the highest elevation in NJ, climb an obelisk, enjoy vast views of NJ, PA, and NY, plus explore an Atlantic cedar swamp.
Climb Torne Mountain and enjoy view after view before reaching Osio Rock for a 360° panorama.
Hike through some of the prettiest forest in New Jersey to a glacial lake 1,000 feet above the surrounding area.
Hike through Jenny Jump State Forest for many views of the surrounding mountains and valleys before arriving at Ghost Lake.
Gorgeous park that has the Black River as it’s centerpiece and is stunning in the fall.