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Distance

5.2 miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Moderate

Δ Elevation (FT)

~312 (+)

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

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Rattlesnake Swamp Trail

New JerseyPennsylvania

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Rattlesnake Swamp Trail is a moderate family friendly hike in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area that features stunning views and wildlife. This hike is located in the middle section of the park and starts from the Mohican Outdoor Center. This trail makes a great loop when combined with a segment of the Appalachian Trail. Take a right when you reach the AT and enjoy amazing views along the way. Once hikers will reach intersection with the Rattlesnake Swamp Trail that leads back to the outdoor center. Make sure and should keep an eye peeled for ample wildlife, especially beaver near Catfish Pond. This trail is dog friendly, but your pup must be on leash. There are campgrounds nearby.

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

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