Sussex Branch Trail: Lafayette - Newton is a 9.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lafayette Township, New Jersey that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 9.2 miles Elevation Gain: 164 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly


mountain biking


bird watching



wild flowers


This is a section of the Sussex Branch Trail. This section goes between Lafayette and Newton. There is a small parking area off of Rt 94 to start/end.

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