Jersey Highlands Trails Central North Region 2016, 2nd Edition Map Set Is Here!
Arriving this spring with several significant trail changes, the revised 2nd edition of Jersey Highlands Trails: Central North Region map set is a long-awaited update to this popular two-map set. The map set highlights trails throughout the central north region of the New Jersey Highlands and adjacent areas, including portions of Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren counties.
About the Map
List price: $9.95 ISBN 978-1-880775-98-1
New York-New Jersey Trail Conference (2016)
Made by the people who build the trails, this map set features more than 230 miles of marked trails within more than 30 parks, including more than 45 miles of the Highlands Trail, the 20-mile-long Four Birds Trail, and portions of the Morris Canal Greenway. Major park areas covered by the maps include Pyramid Mountain, High Mountain Park Preserve, Allamuchy Mountain State Park, Mahlon Dickerson Reservation, and the Farny Highlands.
This revised edition includes several updates to trails, including relocations and revised blaze colors and trail alignments in most of the parks covered by the map set. Several newly-protected parklands have been added, including some that have new trails as well, and some trail routes have been improved with recent GPS surveying by volunteers. Many additional minor corrections and changes have also been made, making this new edition of the Jersey Highlands Trails: Central North Region map set even more accurate than before.
Additional map features include 20-foot contour lines, parking areas, scenic viewpoints, and other points of interest. As always, the maps are available in print format in vibrant color on waterproof, tear-resistant Tyvek.
At only $9.95 ($7.46 for Trail Conference members), this map set is an essential resource for exploring the many parks and trails throughout this region of the New Jersey Highlands.
At a Glance
- More than 230 miles of marked trails within more than 30 parks in northern Morris County and adjacent portions of Passaic, Sussex, and Warren counties
- Parklands including Pyramid Mountain, High Mountain Park Preserve, Allamuchy Mountain State Park, Mahlon Dickerson Reservation, and the Farny Highlands
- More than 45 miles of the Highlands Trail and the nearly 20-mile-long Four Birds Trail
- 20-foot elevation contours
- 1:40,000 scale (1 inch = 0.63 mile)
- Convenient map sizes to carry and use on the trail
- Parkland boundaries
- Unmaintained trails and woods roads
- Viewpoints, waterfalls, mines, and other points of interest
- Parking areas
- Public transportation
- Park contact information, history, and regulations
- UTM coordinate grid
Beyond the Map
- Suggested hikes
- Map coverage ares
- About the Highlands Trail Region
- Park contacts
- Get these maps on your Apple and Android device!
- GPS resources
About the Map Makers
The production of the East Hudson Trails Map 2014, 11th Edition Map Set, much like our other trail maps, was a great collaborative effort involving many volunteers, parks partners, and Trail Conference staff.
Jersey Highlands Trails was produced with generous support from Ramsey Outdoor, an outdoor store and retail partner of the Trail Conference.
About the Trail Conference
The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference is a volunteer organization dedicated to creating, protecting and promoting the nation's finest network of foot trails in a major metropolitan area. The Trail Conference is a coalition of 100 clubs and 10,000 individual members that maintains over 2,000 miles of trails in New York and New Jersey. Its website, www.nynjtc.org, and its hiking books and trail maps provide detailed information that enable hikers to enjoy some of the most remarkable trails in the country.
Built on more than 75 years of mapping experience, New York-New Jersey Trail Conference maps are your source for reliable trail information in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan region. These maps are Made By the People Who Build the Trails and are regularly updated with changes to the trails.