White Shore Trail is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Alpine, New Jersey that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until November.
Rugged hike with outstanding views, waterfalls, ruins.
Great experience good exercise. Kid friendly depending on the the trail you choose ABCDE. Have fun live laugh love
HI everyone, just wanted to run a question by those who have traveled this trail before. - Is the White Shore Trail something that can achieved with kids? (5yrs and
I ended up choosing one of the hardest trails, Trail E or, the Long Path, not on purpose but it was totally worth it! It was my first time doing something like this so it was a little scary because of how steep the cliffs were but when I got to the waterfall it was sooo worth it! Absolutely beautiful plus seeing the Hudson and New York the whole time (being from New York) was amazing. It was a great work out too. I can't wait to do it again.
very muddy. I wasn't expecting that much mud. I'm going to try it again in a few months.
Great view, hard and well worth the trip.
Definitely a workout. Would definitely go again!
Great trail! Also known as the great stairs or giant steps.
Did with my 7 y.o. son. Take care on the steep "stair" descent. Rock scramble along the shore is challenging. Beautiful, fun, and doable, but do not underestimate the difficulty. Give yourself at least 3 1/2 or 4 hours of daylight if you are hiking - esp. with a child! Saw a few dogs but they did not look too happy about it. Great trail maps and descriptions available at http://www.njpalisades.org.