Jockey Hollow



Jockey Hollow (12/28/2007)

This is hike #26 ("Jockey Hollow") from the book 50 Hikes in New Jersey (3rd edition). For a trail map of Jockey Hollow, click here.
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Tempe Wick house

Closer view

Door knocker

Photo of the photographer [by Laura]


Period fences


Dan and Wicke house [photo by Laura]

Laura's new shades

 

Mendham Road trail

Educational sign on Mendham Road trail


Park is filled with old growth
 


Towering over us

Interesting marker


 



Blow-down

Close-up of blow-down's roots

 



Giant oak leaf


Mt. Kemble Loop trail
 



View east from Mt. Kemble Loop trail


 



Marker for Stark's Brigade

Our lunch spot

View from our lunch spot
 



The only snow we saw


Remnants of walls
 


Log balancing [photo by Laura]

Deer Exclosure and control plot


Trail from Grand Loop to soldier huts
 


Look at that graffiti!

Soldier huts

Officer's hut

Detail of soldier's hut
 


A dozen bunked inside


And the riff-raff stayed outside [photo by Laura]

 


Jockey Hollow cemetery

Cemetery plaque


Back of Wick house
 

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