Surprise Lake

MODERATE 11 reviews

Surprise Lake is a 3.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hewitt, New Jersey that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.7 miles 987 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

forest

lake

views

Great hike with some scrabble and rocky areas and awesome views of Greenwood Lake

hiking
1 month ago

Great views of the lake when you get to the top! Bad idea going after a rain storm in January, it was terribly icy and slippery. I would definitely do it again in the spring.

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4 months ago

Great hike for beginners,

6 months ago

Average, NY trails are way better groomed than this one.

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