Abram S. Hewitt State Forest

885 Warwick Tpke.
Hewitt, NJ 07421
 973-853-4462
  • Overview

    20,000 acres, overlook / viewing points. Hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing. A section of Bearfort Ridge reaches into Hewitt State Forest, offering hikers a challenging climb with a rewarding view.

    The forest is isolated and untouched, accessible only on foot. Marshes and wetlands are scattered throughout the forest with several brooks and streams crisscrossing the lower areas.

    Hemlock and oak are the dominant species of this relatively undisturbed forest.
  • Amenities

    • Free Admission
    Activities
    • Hiking
  • Nearby:

    •  Dining

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    •  Lodging

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    •  Activities

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    •  Events

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      •   Events

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        973-728-7721
        View >
      •   Activities

        Long Pond Ironworks State Park
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        973-962-9534
        View >
      •   Activities

        Long Pond Ironworks Museum
        3.0 MI
        973-657-1688
        View >
      •   Lodging

        Wawayanda State Park
        3.5 MI
        973-853-4462
        View >
      •   Activities

        Flatwater Paddle Co.
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        View >
      •   Lodging

        Appalachian Motel
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      •   Activities

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      •   Activities

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