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Blue Trail to Iris Trail

0.4 Miles
Easy
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Trail added on:
June 24, 2018
Updated on:
June 24, 2018

Time to Hike: ~12 minutes

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55 '

Total Change
65 '

Ascent
66 '

Descent
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Trail Notes

The Blue Trail at High Point State Park in Sussex, New Jersey is an easy 0.4 mile out-and-back trail that leads from the AT parking area to the Iris Trail at the park.

Follow the blue blazes for 0.2 miles to the White-blaze and red-dot Iris Trail. The park labels this parking area as parking for the Appalachian Trail, but you need to hike for at least 0.5 miles to reach the AT from this lot. To get to the AT from this lot, take a right-hand turn on the Iris Trail and hike for an additional 0.2 to 0.3 miles or so where the next trail junction is the AT.


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Hazards

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Surface Type

Dirt

Seasons

All

Blaze Color

Blue

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41.303425, -74.6666

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