Blue Dot Trail

Page Type
Route
Location:
New Jersey, United States, North America
Route Type:
Hike
Time Required:
Half a day
Difficulty:
Walk Up

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Blue Dot Trail
Created On: Mar 2, 2005
Last Edited On: May 14, 2006

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.


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Blue Dot Trail

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Parents

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