Abram S. Hewitt State Forest

Abram S. Hewitt State Forest


Location:In Hewitt, off the Warwick Turnpike; access via Route 23 to Union Valley Road into West Milford.
Facilities:Trails, lookout point.
Activities:Hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing.
Special Features:Isolated and untouched, the forest includes marshes and wetlands with several brooks and streams crisscrossing the lower areas. A section of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail (see separate entry in national trails section) passes through the forest, ascending Bearfort Ridge and offering scenic views eastward to Greenwood Lake.
Address:c/o Wawayanda State Park
885 Warwick Tpke
Hewitt, NJ 07421

Phone:973-853-4462
Web: www.njparksandforests.org/parks/abram.html
Size: 2,001 acres.

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