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First Day Hike – Paulinskill Valley Rail Trail

January 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Join the Paulinskill Valley Trail Committee (PVTC) at 10:00AM for their 34th Annual New Year’s Day Hike starting at Footbridge Park in Blairstown, NJ. The PVTC, the Officially Recognized Friends Organization of the Kittatinny Valley State Park, will host the hike. The trail is cinder-based which provides easy, level walking.

Hike Info:
Moderate ~ 4.5 miles. The cinder-based rail-trail provides easy, level walking.
Children with responsible adult are welcome.
Bring lunch and a drink. Dogs on a leash are welcome. No motorized vehicles on trails. No restrooms.

1 Footbridge Lane, Blairstown, NJ 07825. GPS Coordinates: 40.981345, -74.957191
Directions: Route 94, Blairstown, NJ. Take Route 80 to Exit 12, Route 521. Go north on Route 521 for 5 miles to Route 94 in Blairstown. Turn left onto Route 94 and take the second left into the park (Look for a small white sign with black lettering)

Registration and Cancellation
Registration is NOT required. For more information, please email Cancelled if deep snow, heavy rain, or heavy snowstorm. To check, call (908)930-9745 the evening before the hike.


January 1
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Kittatinny State Park
Goodale Road
Newton, NJ United States


Registration Required

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