This One Easy Hike In New Jersey Will Lead You Someplace Unforgettable

Hiking season is finally here in full force. Flowers are blooming, temperatures are rising, and it’s time to lace up your boots. The hardest choice I plan on making this week filled with wonderful weather is where to hike first. The sweeping views from High Point sound spectacular, but I’d also enjoy a Pinelands adventure. To make it easier on everyone, today, I’m featuring a centrally located hiking trail. It’s easy enough for most people to traverse!

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If you’re interested in the Green Trail, check out this fantastic walk-through by

For an even easier hike, or to add to your trip, try the 1.5-mile Red Trail, which will bring you past the lake, or the 2.5-mile Blue Trail which passes by Perring Pond. For other easy hiking ideas in the Garden State, check out my previous post, 15 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In New Jersey Should Take. What is your favorite short hike in New Jersey?