Hiking Project Logo

Texas Eastern Pipeline Trail

 2 votes

Length

2.3 Miles 3.7 Kilometers


Doubletrack

Elevation

446' 136 m

Ascent

-68' -21 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

19%

Max Grade (11°)

521' 159 m

High

114' 35 m

Low

Conditions


Unknown

Getting forecast...

This trail features an open canopy, and shoots straight up the Sourland Mountain. Great view on top.

Stefanie Acosta

Overview

Features: Views
Dogs: Leashed

Description

There are two areas to the Sourland Mountain Preserve, one located on Mountain Road and the other located on Long Hill Road. This trail leaves from the main parking area of the more northern preserve, which has an entrance on Long Hill Road.

The trail itself is a steep climb or descent, depending on where you park, and which direction you're hiking. From the northeastern entrance on East Mountain Road, you'll enjoy the first half mile, which is flat, and then you'll have your work cut out for your as you ascend a large hill. This portion is short, but steep! The trail follows under an open canopy and generally there is an easy hiking surface. The biggest challenge is the steepness, but great views and a sense of accomplishment more than make up for it.

Contacts

Land Manager: NJ State Parks

You & this Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Get On-Trail Navigation

Send to Phone
Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  2.5 from 2 votes

#19391

Overall
  2.5 from 2 votes
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
50%
2 Star
50%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#192

in New Jersey

#19,391

Overall
6 Views Last Month
135 Since Jun 29, 2016
Intermediate Intermediate

0%
0%
100%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking