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Trails » Cranberry Overlook Trail


Overview:

This trail, that has two trailheads, climbs to a scenic overlook with views of Cranberry Lake and the Delaware Water Gap.

Details

Length: 1.0 miles

Route Type:  Out and Back with a Loop

 

Features:   Scenic views of Cranberry Lake and Delaware Water Gap

Location: Tamarack Road
Directions:

Tamarack Road Trailhead - Exit 25 off Route 80, take Route 206 North and turn right on to Tamarack Road to Johnson Lake.  There is a small parking area on the left side of Tamarack Road at the Johnson Lake Dam (40.9605, -74.7272).  The trailhead is across the street at the corner of Old Indian Spring Road and Tamarack Road.   

Trailhead GPS: 40° 40'57.37"N 74° 74'43.35"W
Trail and Area Description:

The main trail is 1 mile each way, with an additional 0.1 mile and 0.2 mile spur to parking on C.O. Trail (a Township road). 

This hiking trail is considered moderate to difficult as it contains steep sections.

 

An additional trailhead is available at C.O. Johnson Park.  Directions: Exit 25 off Route 80, take Route 206 North and turn right on Tamarack Road.  Turn right on Little Paint Way, left on Roger Drive, left on C.O. Trail.  There is a small parking area on the right side near the end of C.O. Trail adjacent to the trailhead.  GPS Coordinates:  40.9569, -74.7294

 

ADDITIONAL VIEWS ON THE TRAIL

 

 


View From Tamarack Road Trailhead

View From C.O. Trailhead