Surprise Lake Loop

MODERATE 18 reviews

Surprise Lake Loop is a 3.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near West Milford, New Jersey that features a lake 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.

DISTANCE
3.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
987 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

forest

lake

views

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

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3 days ago

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1 month ago

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1 month ago

Very nice hike, a bit buggy

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1 month ago

Very nice hike, a bit buggy

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1 month ago

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2 months ago

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4 months 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

5 months ago

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7 months ago

Great hike for beginners,

9 months ago

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

9 months ago

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10 months ago

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

Saturday, May 28, 2016

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Monday, November 30, 2015

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Sunday, June 15, 2014