Know the New Hiking How-tos
Take I-287 South to Exit 52 (Riverdale/Wayne/Butler) and bear left at the fork to continue on NJ 23 South. In 0.7 mile, turn right onto County Alt. 511, then immediately turn right again onto West Parkway. In 0.8 mile, turn right onto Mountain Avenue, and continue for 1.0 mile (passing under I-287) to a dead-end at the parking area for Mountainside Park.
Mountain Ave Park, Mountain Ave, Pequannock Township, NJ 07444 – GPS Coordinates: 40.971176, -74.325584
Rugged hiking provides great views of New York City.
A six-mile network of trails make planning for loop hikes easy. Use the Web Map link on this site to view a trail map.
Click to view detailed descriptions of hikes in the park. Here is a collection of photos taken during another hike (October 2010).