Top Adventures in Columbia

  • Hike the Mount Mohican-Raccoon Ridge Traverse

    This point to point hike can be done in either direction. There is parking at the entrance to Worthington Campground. Cross Old Mine Road and start up the Garvey Spring Trail (orange markers). The trail passes Laurel Falls on the right then ascend...

    7.5 miles 1500 ft gain

  • Camp at Worthington State Forest

    Hike to some of the best views in northern New Jersey on over 26 miles of trail. Highlights include a section of the Appalachian Trail (7 miles) leading to a glacial lake, the challenging hike to the peak of Mt. Tammany (1527 ft), and the Rockcore...

  • Hike the Coppermines Trail

    Start out on the Coppermines Trail (red blazes), across Old Mine Road. For a short excursion, head left on an unmarked trail for 0.2 mile to see a few small waterfalls, then turn around when the trail ends at a closed mine entrance. Continue on Co...

  • Hike Mount Tammany's Red Dot and Blue Dot Loop

    Mount Tammany located in the Delaware Water Gap is a very exciting hike. Short in length but with steep, rocky uphill portions this becomes more of a challenging trek. This hike allows for amazing views of the Delaware River, Route 80, and Mount M...

    3.3 miles 1197 ft gain

  • Hike Mt. Tammany via Red Dot Trail

    This is a short but strenuous hike to a bluff overlooking the Delaware River and surrounding mountains and hills. The summit makes a good spot for a picnic or just for relaxing and watching the sunset. The entire hike also has plenty of beautiful ...

    2.3 miles 1115 ft gain

  • Hike to Sunfish Pond

    At the end of the parking lot, cross over the bridge and follow the Appalachian Trail (AT, white blazes) to a V-intersection. Turn right onto Dunnfield Creek Trail (green blazes), which will take you past a few cascades and up to Sunfish Pond. Rel...

    7.9 miles 1150 ft gain

  • Camp at Jenny Jump State Forest

    The park's 11 miles of trails include a hike up Jenny Jump Mountain for beautiful views of the surrounding area. In addition, there are opportunities for fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and hunting within the park. The park has 22 tent and trailer si...

  • Hike Mount Minsi

    This is a great 5.5 mile hike at the Delaware Water Gap. You follow the Appalachian Trail the entire time (white marked trail) as it climbs to the top on Mt Minsi. There are multiple viewpoints on your way up that provide a great view of the water...

  • Kayak/Camp in the Delaware Water Gap

    Take a multi-day kayak or canoe trip in the Delaware Water Gap! Starting at the launch area at Milford Beach, you can kayak downstream in remote waters for 12-13 miles before you reach campsites for your first night of camping on the water. The ne...

    15 miles

  • Hike to Bushkill Falls

    Bushkill Falls offers visitors a choice of 4 different trails to explore. All trails are very well maintained, making this trip safe for the whole family.The most rewarding trail is the Red Trail. This route brings you to all 8 of Bushkill's water...

    2 miles

  • Hike to Buttermilk Falls

    The parking lot is a big dirt lot, so if it's raining or has rained, be prepared. The immediate falls are located mere steps from the parking lot, so on holiday weekends, be prepared for crowds. But if you walk around, up the stairs and over the b...

  • Hike to Hornbeck's Creek Waterfall

    GPS Coordinates: 41.187148,-74.885454Driving Directions: From 209, enter into the Delaware Water Gap and in between the 10 and 11 mile markers you will see a sign for Hornbecks Creek with a gravel road adjacent to it. Follow the road back until yo...

    1.2 miles

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

      Delaware Water Gap / Pocono Mountain KOA

    • Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania

      Riverhouse Farm

      Welcome! This premium site provides a unique opportunity to enjoy the wonders of nature while relaxing by the river on our 40 acre farm. Swim, kayak, canoe, inner tube, fish or just enjoy communi...

      From $120/night

    • Middle Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania

      Alosa Campsites

      Overview The Alosa Campsites are boat-in only sites located on the west (Pennsylvanian) shore of the Delaware River near Bushkill, Pennsylvania. The side of the river with the campsites will be on ...

    • Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

      Uncle Willie's

      Enjoy this campsite on our beautiful 280 acre property located near the Appalachian trail. The site is very accessible and secluded with great views and flat areas. There are small creeks and plent...

      From $100/night

    • Bangor, Pennsylvania

      O'krekk Farm

      This Tentrr top camp is situated along the edge of our hay pasture. Your campsite is accessible by vehicle. The front of your campsite opens to a view over the pasture with awesome sunsets as you s...

      From $99/night

    • Sparta, New Jersey

      Camp Lake Grinnell

      Campsite on secluded property and an extremely short walk to the lake where you can kayak (bring your own). There are horses on the property nearby and we own a restaurant where you are welcome to ...

      From $150/night

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