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Best Hiking Trails in Newark

Handpicked Top 3 Hiking Trails in Newark, New Jersey. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

BRANCH BROOK PARK

Lake Street and Park Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104

Since 1895

Fitness Course, Guided Tours, Playground, Public Art, Roller Rink, Jogging Loop, Urban Farm, Horseshoes, Bocce Courts, Olmsted Designed Landscape, Cherry Blossom Trees, Ball Fields, Annual Cherry Blossom Festival, Children’s Garden, Picnic Area, Tennis Courts, Skating, Senior Citizen Center, Basketball Courts, Greenhouse & Walking

4.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail ● At 360 acres (150 ha) is the largest public park in the city of Newark ● The park is nearly 4 miles long & averages 1/4 mile in width ● More than 4,000 cherry trees that blossom during April are greater both in variety and number than famed Washington

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WEEQUAHIC PARK

Elizabeth Avenue and Meeker Avenue, Newark, NJ 07112

Since 2012

Garden, Tennis Courts, Lake, Walking, Basketball Courts, Playgrounds, Olmsted Designed Landscape, Picnic Area, Field-House & Baseball Fields

It is the second largest developed park in the county system with 311.33 acres, including an 80-acre lake ● 2.1-mile loop trail located near Newark ● Attracts diverse crowds that enjoy a wide variety of activities playgrounds

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SOUTH MOUNTAIN RESERVATION

Cherry Lane, West Orange, Newark, NJ 07052

Since 1895

Wildlife Refuge, Wildflower, Picnic Areas, Cross-Country Skiing, Girl Scout Camp, Horseback Riding, Lookout Historic Site, Scenic Overlook, Mountain Recreation Complex, Dog Park, Fishing & Jogging

Covers 2,112 acres in the central section of Essex County ● A variety of hardwood trees, and tall hemlocks tower above streams, creeks and ponds ● Has over 50 miles of trails

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