The Hiking Trail Hiding In New Jersey That Will Transport You To Another World

New Jersey has dozens upon dozens of incredible hiking trails. You can find scenic views and immerse yourself in nature, all throughout the Garden State. Nearly everyone has a favorite park, a favorite trail; a trail that grounds them, that connects them to the beauty of our state, our world. But there are some trails that are so magnificent, they seem surreal. Get ready to leave our planet behind for just a few hours…

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For a preview of what to expect, check out this spectacular walk-through:

While you can just hike the accessible boardwalk trail if you choose, I’d make it up to Pinwheel Vista if you’re able. You’ll see for miles; it’s truly magical. The primary issue is parking; be sure to respect local ordinances. For a step by step guide to this hike, check out For other ways to enjoy New Jersey nature, check out this short wildflower trail, this sunflower maze or this magical garden.