Despite the summer, unfortunately, coming to a close in New Jersey, we still have our adventure adrenaline running! Labor Day is typically the “end of summer” but for us, it’s just a continuation of exploring New Jersey. Whether you are looking to discover a new hiking spot or bring friends to one of your favorite hikes, we have the top hikes in New Jersey this Labor Day Weekend. Also be sure to check out more hiking spots on our Hiking Map on NJspots.
Top Hiking Spots in New Jersey For Labor Day
Check out these stunning hikes in Central Jersey that you may have overlooked before! From Cheesequake State Park, to Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park, to Monmouth Battlefield State Park, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
Take a day trip up to the mountains of North Jersey and explore its state parks! High Point is a must-see for avid hikers, and Jenny Jump State Forest is worth exploring, too.
For those who don’t know, rail trails are former or unused railroad tracks that have been converted to bike paths, hiking paths, or both! Exploring a rail trail can be an extremely unique way to see a new place, so check these out in North, Central, and South Jersey.
If taking your pups out for a hike is one of the best parts of your day, check out this guide for some of the best places to walk your furry friends in New Jersey!
Watchung Reservation is a unique spot in Union County that spans a few towns, boasts a lake and deserted village, and is even the home of fossils. What else do you need to know? Put on your hiking boots and get outside to explore this outdoor spot.