Bearfort Ridge and Firetower in Pequannock Watershed

Pequannock Watershed

Bearfort Fire Tower - Photo by Daniel Chazin Bearfort Fire Tower - Photo by Daniel Chazin

This loop hike follows the ridge of Bearfort Mountain to the Bearfort Fire Tower, with panoramic views.

41.090737, -74.449196

PERMITS: Hiking in the Pequannock Watershed is by permit only. An annual permit ($12.00) must be obtained in person at the office of the City of Newark, 223 Echo Lake Road, West Milford; (973) 697-1724. The office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekdays and until 12:30 p.m. on Saturdays. It is closed on Sundays.

DESCRIPTION: From the north end...

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September 20, 2012
Twin Brook/Two Brooks Trail
The Twin Brooks Trail mentioned in the description is now called the Two Brooks Trail.
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