The Best Backpacking in Newark

Looking for the best backpacking in Newark? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Newark. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near Newark

  • Airville, Pennsylvania

    Mason-Dixon Trail: Otter Creek to Bridgeville

    21.66 mi / 4114 ft gain
    Mason-Dixon Trail: Otter Creek to Bridgeville is a 20.7 kilometer heavily trafficked out-and-back trail located near Pequea, Pennsylvania.
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  • Kingsville, Maryland

    Hike the Jerusalem Village Trail & Jericho Covered Bridge Trail

    4.3 mi / 341 ft gain
    This is a moderately rated hike that features a river and quite a few hilly sections. The trail is known to be rather muddy, so be sure to wear appropriate waterproof footwear. Note that some sections of the trail are not well marked. You may want to review a map before embarking. There is park...
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