12 Scenic Trails To Explore In New Jersey, One For Each Month Of The Year

A new year means it’s time for a new resolution, and we have a idea for those who live in New Jersey. How about taking the time this year to explore some of the best hikes New Jersey has to offer? We’ve come up with a list of 12 of the prettiest, most interesting hikes in the state. Some are harder, some are short, some have great views, others boast a unique feature. Tackle one each month of the year to get a scope of New Jersey’s terrain!

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

So, pick a hike each month and go!

Address: Wharton State Forest, Waterford, NJ 08089, USA
Address: Worthington State Forest, Hardwick Township, NJ 07832, USA
Address: Wawayanda, Vernon Township, NJ 07422, USA
Address: Palisades Interstate Park, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
Address: Buttermilk Falls, Mountain Rd, Layton, NJ 07851, USA
Address: Watchung Reservation, Historic Trail, Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Address: Manasquan Reservoir, Howell Township, NJ 07731, USA
Address: Pyramid Mountain, Montville, NJ 07005, USA
Address: Norvin Green State Forest, Bloomingdale, NJ 07465, USA
Address: Cape May Point, NJ, USA
Address: Cattus Island County Park, 1170 Cattus Island Blvd, Toms River, NJ 08753, USA
Address: South Mountain Reservation, Cherry Ln, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA