Best trails in Lebanon, New Jersey

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Looking for a great trail near Lebanon, New Jersey? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Hacklebarney State Park or Cheesequake State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Schooleys Mountain Park or Black River County Park. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Lebanon ranging from 2.4 to 12 miles and from 249 to 820 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Lebanon, New Jersey
Top trails (5)
#1 - Cushetunk Trail
Round Valley Recreation Area
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Length: 12.0 mi • Est. 6 h 4 m
Please note: As of March 2020, users have reported that they are doing construction along a portion of the trail and there is a re-route you need to follow. Complexity: Moderate to Hard Terrain: There's considerable elevation gain all over the trail with lots of ups and downs so make sure you are ready for it. Sometimes it gets rocky. Shade: You will be under the trees 95% of the time. Trekking Poles: As there is lots of hills which you will go up and down you might need one to support. Foot Wear: Trail runners, shoes with toe guards. Scenic View: Round valley reservoir is one of the most breathtaking reservoirs in NJ. Beautiful scenic route and consider taking swimming clothes Parking: There is a parking fee of 10$ if you live in NJ and other states 20$. There is a lot of parking space. Around 25+ Campsites: Lots of dispersed camp sites and picnic areas around the lake.Show more
#2 - White Trail, Cushetunk Trail, and Blue Trail Loop
Cushetunk Mountain Nature Preserve
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 54 m
Note: From January 1st to August 1st each year, certain areas of Cushetunk and Round Valley Recreation Area are closed to the public for the protection of the Bald Eagles’ nest and habitat. Show more
#3 - Cushetunk Trail: Short Version
Round Valley Recreation Area
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 2 h 45 m
#4 - Oak Bridge Trail
Lebanon, New Jersey
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 36 m
#5 - Cushetunk White Trail Loop [CLOSED]
Cushetunk Mountain Nature Preserve
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
As of May 2020, users have reported this trail has a temporary closure until August 2020 due to eagle nesting season. Please see the open trails nearby for alternate hiking options. Show more