Mt. Mohican

Mt. Mohican, Worthington State Forest (11/17/2007)

This is hike #24 ("Copper Mines and Mt. Mohican") from the book Circuit Hikes in Northern New Jersey (5th edition); it is also the Hike of the Week for 7/31/2003 as described on the NY-NJ Trail Conference website.

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Remains of mine buildings near trail head

Looking down from remains

On top (photo by Laura)

Coppermines trail

Barricaded entrance to upper mine

Waterfall at bridge


One of many gorge waterfalls



Remaining fall foliage


Saplings line the trail

Swamp reflections

Laura loves cairns!

Downy woodpecker

Rugged ridge of the AT


View south from Mt. Mohican ridge

Lower Yards Creek Reservoir

Upper Yards Creek Reservoir & Mt. Tammany

Mt. Tammany


Our lunch spot


Kaiser Road trail


Rhododendron thicket

Dan over waterfall (photo by Laura)


A steep shortcut


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