The Paulinskill Valley Trail Committee
Directions below are provided by the PVTC as a general guide to most event starting locations. Please consult regional maps for more detailed directions.
Mileage between road crossings on either the Paulinskill Valley or Sussex Branch Trails may be obtained and printed by clicking here, this document also shows which road crossings have approved parking areas.
Parking information – Brugler Road, Knowlton Township
After contacting Knowlton Township, we were advised by the Mayor’s Office that since 2015, parking permits have been required in order to park along Brugler Road. Alternative free legal parking is available for those not holding parking permits which is a short distance away just off Route 94 at the tunnel ball field or at the Knowlton Methodist Church.
Warbasse Junction- Lafayette, NJ
(GPS address: 280 Warbasse Junction Rd, Lafayette Township, NJ 07848 )
WARBASSE JUNCTION VIA ROUTES 206 AND 94
GPS Coordinates: 41.085293, -74.699741
Routes 206 and 94 North through Newton and continue north for 2½ miles. At the light near the Mercedes dealership, turn right to follow Route 94 North. Continue two miles to Warbasse Junction Road (Route 663). Turn right and go one half mile to a parking lot on the right which is diagonally across from the house at 280 Warbasse Junction Road, Lafayette Township, NJ 07848.
WARBASSE JUNCTION VIA ROUTE 15
GPS Coordinates: 41.085293, -74.699741
Route 15 into Lafayette Township, NJ. Turn onto Route 94 South. Stay on Route 94 South approximately 1 mile. Turn left onto Warbasse Junction Road (Route 663). Continue one half mile south to parking lot on the right which is diagonally across from the house at 280 Warbasse Junction Road, Lafayette Township, NJ 07848.
(GPS Address : 1 Footbridge Lane, Blairstown, NJ 07825 )
GPS Coordinates: 40.981345, -74.957191
1 Footbridge Lane, Blairstown, NJ 07825. Take Route 80 to Exit 12, Route 521. Go north on Route 521 for 5 miles to Route 94 in Blairstown. Turn left onto Route 94 and take the second left into the park, designated by a small white sign with black lettering.
COLUMBIA, NJ (AT THE RIVER)
GPS Coordinate (Decimal) 40.924892, -75.094329
Route 80 to Exit 4A. Follow signs to Columbia. Take first U turn on the left. Follow signs for Route 94S Columbia. Do not get on toll bridge to Pennsylvania. Take first exit to the right into Town of Columbia. Make right turn on Decatur Street. Go 2 blocks to Green Street, turn left onto Green Street. Go 1 block to Washington Street, turn left onto Washington Street. Park on left side of street (away from river). We will meet at the corner of Washington and Green Streets by the Columbia pedestrian bridge.
SUSSEX BRANCH TRAIL SOUTHERN TERMINUS ON WATERLOO ROAD
GPS Coordinates (Decimal) 40.921412, -74.738714
Route 80 to Exit 25 to Route 206 North and travel approximately 1.3 miles and make a left on Waterloo Road (Shell Station and Santander Bank on left corners). Follow Waterloo Road approximately 1.1 miles to parking lot on the right (just past Jeff Lakes Camp sign). There’s a small park service sign on the right indicating the parking lot.
WHITE LAKE (HARDWICK) MAIN PARKING LOT
GPS Coordinates (Decimal) 41.002050, -74.916572
Route 80 to Exit 12. Go north on Route 521 for 5 miles to Route 94 in Blairstown. Turn right onto Route 94 and follow Route 94 approximately 3 miles to Spring Valley Road. Turn left on Spring Valley Road and follow approximately 1.3 miles to Stillwater Road (Route 521). Turn right on Stillwater Road and park in the 2nd parking lot on the right.
GPS Coordinates (Decimal) 40.970082, -74.995344
Route 80 to Exit 12. Go north on Route 521 for 5 miles to Route 94 in Blairstown. Turn left onto Route 94 and follow Route 94 approximately 2.2 miles to Lambert Road. (Rite Aid on far left corner). Turn left on Lambert Road and follow it approximately 1 mile to the airport