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Sourland Mountain Preserve - Hiking

New Jersey, United States

By lydia.crawford

Sourland Mountain Preserve Statistics

What are the activities at Sourland Mountain Preserve ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Sourland Mountain Preserve?

The Sourland Mountain Preserve is located on Sourland Mountain, in the Sourlands region of New Jersey. It is within Hillsborough Township and Montgomery Township of Somerset County.

The Sourland Mountain Preserve is a beautiful nature reserve located in central New Jersey. The preserve is home to a wide variety of plants and animals, including deer, foxes, and hawks. The preserve's forests, meadows, and wetlands provide a perfect habitat for these creatures, and also offer visitors plenty of opportunities for hiking, bird watching, and nature photography. The preserve is open to the public year-round, and there is no admission fee.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
Monday: Open 24 hoursTuesday: Open 24 hoursWednesday: Open 24 hoursThursday: Open 24 hoursFriday: Open 24 hoursSaturday: Open 24 hoursSunday: Open 24 hours
Coordinates
-74.7027559
40.4746508

What are the coordinates and address of Sourland Mountain Preserve?

Sourland Mountain Preserve
(908) 722-1200
421 E Mountain Rd, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844, USA

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Starting Point

The Sourland Mountain Preserve is located in Hillsborough Township, New Jersey. To get to the start of the trails, take exit 11 from Interstate 78 and head south on Route 206. The preserve is located on the left side of the road.

Why visit Sourland Mountain Preserve

The Sourland Mountain Preserve is a beautiful place to visit in New Jersey. The preserve is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, turkeys, and snakes. The preserve also has a number of hiking trails that offer beautiful views of the surrounding area.

Is Sourland Mountain Preserve in New Jersey a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since every family is different and each person may have their own definition of what makes a place good for the whole family. That said, Sourland Mountain Preserve is a large nature preserve with plenty of hiking trails and open space for exploring. It may be a good place for families who enjoy spending time outdoors and who are interested in nature and wildlife.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Sourland Mountain Preserve in New Jersey include hiking, biking, and bird watching.

Hiking, bird watching, picnicking. The Sourland Mountain Preserve is a great place for a nature hike. There are over 12 miles of trails that wind through the preserve, and they are all well marked. The preserve is also a great place for bird watching. There are over 150 species of birds that have been spotted in the area, including hawks, owls, and eagles. There are also several picnic areas located in the preserve, so you can enjoy a picnic lunch while you take in the natural beauty of the area.

Where to eat?

1. The Farmhouse at the Sourland Mountain Preserve

2. The Hunterdon County Preserve

3. The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What are the opening hours ?

Monday: Open 24 hoursTuesday: Open 24 hoursWednesday: Open 24 hoursThursday: Open 24 hoursFriday: Open 24 hoursSaturday: Open 24 hoursSunday: Open 24 hours

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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