Lenape Trail

Lenape Trail

Along the Lenape Trail in Verona Park Along the Lenape Trail in Verona Park
40.804997, -74.238418

The Lenape Trail is a unique 34-mile trail that extends from Newark’s Military Park west to the Passaic River through one of the most densely populated counties in the United States.

Established in 1982, the Lenape Trail links a dozen county and municipal parks, a rail trail, historic areas, and other landmarks along a 34-mile route in Essex County. The trail was a joint undertaking of the Sierra Club and the Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.

The Lenape Trail is a segment of the Liberty Water Gap Trail which connects Liberty State...

Park Acreage:

Not available

Municipality:

Newark; Nutley; Montclair; Cedar Grove; Verona; Roseland; West Orange

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Phone:

Not available

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

Not available

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October 01, 2010
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Putting Lenape Trail On The Map

From the Nutley Sun:

Putting Lenape Trail on the map
Friday, October 1, 2010
BY MEGHAN GRANT

"Over the years, the yellow-colored markings of the nearly 40-mile Lenape Trail, like the network itself, has faded from the public's eye, but efforts by Essex County and volunteers of the New York/New Jersey Trail Conference promise to expand the trail and publicize it."

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Phil McLewin
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