Walpack Ridge Trail

pine cones laying on the ground
Pinecones on the side of the trail

Length: 3.0 miles, loop
Difficulty: Moderate
Elevation Change: 137 feet
Trailhead Location: directions to Walpack Ridge trailhead at Thunder Mountain on the Peters Valley School of Craft Campus (GPS 41.176381,-74.874701); also access from the Military Trail

The trail begins at the gate near the pond and follows the road that formerly continued along the ridge-top. This portion of the trail offers some nice views of the valley below. The Walpack Ridge Trail turns left and joins the Military Trail for 0.4 mile before separating from the Military Trail. The return section of the Walpack Ridge Trail traverses gentle slopes in an open hardwood forest. The trail terminates behind the Thunder Mountain studios. Follow the road for a short walk back to the trailhead.

Other Information: restrooms located across from the store and gallery at Peters Valley School of Craft

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Last updated: July 17, 2018

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