High Point via Appalachian Trail

MODERATE 3 reviews
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High Point via Appalachian Trail is a 6.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Wantage, New Jersey that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and snowshoeing and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
6.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,177 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

camping

hiking

snowshoeing

beach

forest

views

scramble

historic site

A more Rewarding Way to 'Summit' the High Point of NJ than driving it is this westerly route up the eastern slope of the ridge. You will ascend around 900 feet in elevation to the summit. Also, close to the top, there is a wooden observation deck.