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Distance

2.8 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty

Moderate

Δ Elevation (FT)

~1104 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Delaware Water Gap N.R.A. Topo Map

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Buttermilk Falls Trail (DWGNRA)

New JerseyPennsylvania

  • Stunning Buttermilk Falls in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.
  • Buttermilk Falls in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

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Buttermilk Falls Trail is an easy family friendly hiking trail in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area that leads to a beautiful waterfall. This hike is located in the middle section of the park. Buttermilk Falls is one of the tallest waterfalls in New Jersey and is absolutely stunning. This hike can be extended by hiking to Crater Lake and Hemlock Pond. Along the way keep an peeled for songbirds and other wildlife such as white-tailed deer and beavers.

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Contact: Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area 1978 River Rd Bushkill, PA 18324

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