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“Nice tour of the upper and lower parks with a short road ride toward the end.”
— Matt Ancell
Washington Crossing open all year. Kuser Mountain/Bald Pate Mountain closed for hunting on various days throughout 11/16/13-2/8/14 (Sundays no hunting in NJ)
This trail can be started from 3 spots - parking lot off of the tight Washington Crossing bridge (lower lot), Church Road lot (midpoint lot), or the lot off of Pleasant Valley Road (high lot).
Terrain features include: singletrack, rock gardens, bridge crossings, optional road climb.
Need to Know
Always bring a CO2 cart and a tube. It's a long walk back.
Starting from Church Road lot - the initial run starts after circumventing a wooden road block and down a gravel road. There is a clear cut into the woods on the right after 30 yards.
Turn left and ride the large horse path all the way out to the end (you'll see a road). At the moment you need to ride the same path out. After this you'll have multiple options to turn right into and get into the trails.