Buttermilk falls sussex county 80 90 feet cascades spectacularly down the red shale face of the kittatinny ridge. The above video just begins to do it justice.
New jersey is home to one of the largest waterfalls on the east coast but we also have our fair share of hidden gems.
Waterfalls northern new jersey. A right hand turn off county rt. Wyanokie falls how to get to wyanokie falls the hike to wyanokie falls begins at the new weis center on snake den road in ringwood. 615 in sussex county onto the unmarked unpaved mountain road will lead about 1 5 mile to buttermilk falls the highest waterfall in new jersey.
A 167 foot waterfall serves as the centerpiece of chittenango falls state park one of the best parks in central new york. The largest and perhaps the most well known is the great falls of the passaic in paterson shown in photo. These 12 hidden waterfalls in new jersey will take your breath away.
Since the rivers and. New jersey is known as the garden state. The national park service has erected an interpretive display and built a wooden walkway to the top.
The biosphere complex at crystal springs resort is new jersey s very own slice of paradise. However you can find astonishing waterfalls mainly in the northern end of the state. Great falls is the east coast s second largest waterfall behind niagara falls.
Big cities are fun and all but there is nothing like climbing up a waterfall or hiking in the wild and being surprised with a 100 foot waterfall at the end of your hike. A few good rainstorms help to turn trickling waterfalls in new jersey into thunderous ones and you ll find new jersey has some of the best waterfalls for you and your family to discover. Paterson great falls this is the best known of new jersey waterfalls and one of the few located in an urban setting.
You ll feel as if you re in the tropics year round at this indoor outdoor pool which offers a variety of waterfalls each more impressive than the next. Wooden stairs and viewing platforms on the beginning of buttermilk falls trail afford excellent views of the falls from different angles. From the parking lot follow otter hole.
It is the only waterfall in new jersey apart from great falls with a developed viewing area. The following waterfalls can be found throughout the mountains of north and western new jersey along the appalachian range and delaware water gap. Just across the nj pa border are two beautiful waterfalls accessible to everyone via a short boardwalk trail through a hemlock ravine filled with rhododendron.
Views from the top of the falls are just a short walk from the main. Chasing waterfalls in new jersey is definitely a great outdoor activity.