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Blue Dot Trail

 
Blue Dot Trail

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Location: New Jersey, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 40.96930°N / 75.1113°W

Object Title: Blue Dot Trail

Route Type: Hike

Time Required: Half a day

Difficulty: Walk Up

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Page By: Rob A

Created/Edited: Mar 2, 2005 / May 14, 2006

Object ID: 164164

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Approach

Follow all of the directions for the mountain.
Park at the Dunnfield Creek Parking Lot.


Route Description


Blazes- Various
Miles- On AppalachianTrail - 0.4
On Dunnfield Creek Trail 100 yards
On Blue Dot Trail - 1.8
Total - 2.2
Elevation Top - 1,545 Ft.
Gain - 1,255 Ft.

To get to the Blue Dot Trail take the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) (Blaze - White) in to the woods from the parking lot.
At 0.4 miles from the parking lot turn right on the Dunnfield Creek Trail (Balze - Green).
After about 100 Yards on the Dunnfield Creek Trail Turn right on to the Blue Dot Trail (Blaze - Blue)
The trail is farily steep as it climbs the ridge.
At 1.5 miles the trail reaches the top of the ridge. And Intersects with the Mt. Tammany Fire Road, which starts at Sunfish Pond.
Near the end of the ridge the trail turns sharply on to the Red Dot Trail and ends at 1.8 miles.
Return same way or go down the Red Dot Trail and back to your car.


Essential Gear

Basic day hike gear, nothing special in any weather.


Miscellaneous Info

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Images

After hiking the Mt. Tammany...Bunch of new little...Sunset..Water Damage...