Take An Easy Out-And-Back Trail To Enter Another World At Stony Brook Falls In New Jersey

New Jersey is home to several spectacular waterfalls that you can enjoy with no hiking at all. The Great Falls of the Passaic in Paterson and Buttermilk Falls in Layton are two terrific examples. Just drive up and take in the views! If you prefer a bit of exercise or just want to get away from the hustle and bustle for a bit, a short waterfall hike may be a better fit. We’ve got some scenic options, one of which is the mile-long Stony Brook Falls journey in Stokes State Forest. Discover the detailed directions and fantastic photos below, shared by NJHiking.com. Please note that the photos are displayed in no particular order.

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That’s it! A short, scenic waterfall hike in New Jersey that the whole family can enjoy. You can make this hike shorter or longer, depending on your preference. You can also enjoy a waterfall from above if you take a short detour from the trail described. Adventure awaits, just be prepared. You can find the trail map, videos, and additional directions at NJHiking.com.