Top Spots

Bird-Blinds Loop

Gillette, New Jersey

2.01 mi / 85 ft gain

Hike Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

Gillette, New Jersey

2 mi

The Great Swamp - Red Trail

Basking Ridge, New Jersey

2.71 mi / 112 ft gain

Watchung Reservation Purple Trail Loop

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey

2.25 mi / 203 ft gain

Lake Surprise Loop via Purple and White Trails

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey

2.88 mi / 161 ft gain

Purple, Yellow, and Blue/White Trail Loop

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey

2.52 mi / 230 ft gain

Watchung Reservation Trails

Mountainside, New Jersey

4.33 mi / 367 ft gain

Watchung Reservation History Trail

Mountainside, New Jersey

5.83 mi / 410 ft gain

Watchung White, Purple and Yellow Trail Loop

Mountainside, New Jersey

3.74 mi / 348 ft gain

Places to stay

Staten Island, New York

Camp Gateway Staten Island

8 Waterview Place, New Jersey

Bayview Getaway | Walk to Beach, NYC Skyline Views

From $254 / night

Highlands, New Jersey

Camp Gateway Sandy Hook

Camp Lake Grinnell

From $150 / night

Brooklyn, New York

Camp Gateway Brooklyn Ny

Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania

Riverhouse Farm

From $120 / night

Guides and stories

A Family Trip to Surf the Rockaways in January

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