Resources for trip leaders & popular trailhead locations

State Parks

These three sites provide the most information about the parks including coordinates, maps and directions.

Find a Delaware State Park

Parks home page. Pull down menu to find park. Each park page has map. directions. Click on map for coordinates and other information.

Find a New Jersey State Park

List of parks and link to regional map. Each park's page has directions and coordinates.

Find a Pennsylvania State Park

DCNR website park finder. On page for each park, click on the "find us" tab to get location map, coordinates and interactive map with turn by turn directions. (Close the Map Manager dialog box when the map opens.)

Pennsylvania State Game Lands special use permit requirements

If you are planning a trip on State Game Lands with more than 10 participants, you need a permit.

Useful Links

Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Interactive map of the entire trail with parking, shelters, scenic vistas and much more. A remarkable resource!

TrailLink

Rails-to-Trails Conservancy site. Free. Excellent maps, directions and other information. Not to be confuse with the commercial $50 pay site, trails.com.

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

National Park Service web site

Mohican Outdoor Center

AMC web site with map and directions

Mohican Outdoor Center: Trail Guide and Maps 29 hikes near Mohican with maps and alternates ... link

Schuylkill River Trail

Map, trailhead locations, trail status, facilities and more for this 100 mile bicycling and walking trail.

Perkiomen Trail

Map, trailhead locations and more for this 20 mile bicycling and walking trail.

Pennsylvania State Game Lands Maps

New: AMC interactive stream map of the Pennsylvania Highlands Region.

Popular hiking and trailhead locations

Each of the links below will take you to a Google Maps page showing the location of a trailhead parking area. They aree grouped them into categories with the Appalachian Trail first.      Groups are arranges from West to East, so AT ones should be pretty much in trail order. Google Earth users can use this Placemarkers (KLM) file.

Original Google Maps data set collected by Mike Manes. To submit additions, updates or changes, please send e-mail to webkeeper@amcdv.org.

 

Appalachian Trail

AT: Route 850 / State Game Lands Parking, Cove Mountain
Medium sized parking area, adjacent to AT. On south side of road.

AT: Duncannon Cove Mountain (alternate)

Small parking area, behind city recycling area. At end of road.

AT: East side of Susquehanna River

Large area, partially under the Route 22 and 322 bridge. Believe this is car pooling area on weekdays.

AT: Route 225

Medium sized area on level with footbridge over route 225. On east side of road.

AT: Route 325

Large area, on south side of road.

AT: Cold Spring, St Anthony

Extremely rough road leading to this parking area.

AT: Route 443

Medium sized parking area on south side of road. No overnight parking.

AT: Gold Mine Run Parking

Access for Chinese Wall (Boxcar Rocks) and St. Anthony's Wilderness

AT: Route 72

Extremely limited roadside parking. Additional parking in adjacent park on other side of foot bridge.

AT: Route 645

Small parking area on west side of road.

AT: Route 501

Large parking area on east side of road.

AT: North side of State Game Lands-80

Large State Game Land parking area at end of rough, unpaved road. Has spurs leading to AT.

AT: Route 183

Large Parking area on east side of the road, and slightly south of the AT crossing of Route 183.

AT: Forge Dam Road

Medium sized parking area at end of road. Has multiple spurs leading to AT.

AT: Port Clinton, West Side of River

Parking area on railroad yard.

AT: Route 61/Port Clinton AT parking

Limited parking on both sides of small road, just east of route 61.

AT: Hawk Mountain Road

Roadside parking on both sides of Hawk Mountain road.

AT: Eckville

Large parking area on west side of road in large lot. Short road walk to AT.

AT: Hamburg Reservoir

Large parking area at end of road. Short road walk to AT. Has restrictions on overnight parking.

AT: Fort Franklin Road

Access road is unpaved. Small parking area on west side of road. If you approach from south name is Jacksonville Snyders Road. From north it is Fort Franklin Road.

AT: Route 309

Medium sized parking area on east side of 309.

AT: Bake Oven Knob

Large parking area on east side of road. Access road is unpaved.

AT: Lehigh Furnace Gap

Limited roadside parking on unpaved access road.

AT: Route 873, West side of Lehigh River

Small parking area on northwest side of road.

AT: Lehigh Gap, East Side of Lehigh River

Recently modified parking area. Access is off of Route 248.

AT: Little Gap

Large parking area on west side of road. Parking is slightly south of AT.

AT: Delps Trail (spur to AT)

Delps: Map below leads you to intersection, where Moser Road ends on Delps Road. There is an unpaved gameland road (not shown on map) heading north to a large parking area. The game land road is not well maintained and may be very bumpy. Parking at N40.80928 W07545133

AT: Smith Gap

Roadside parking, mostly on west side of road. Road paved on north side of AT, unpaved on south side.

AT: Katellin

Large parking area north of road. Has spur leading to AT.

AT: Wind Gap

Medium sized parking area on east side of road.

AT: Fox Gap

Small parking area on west side of road. Some additional roadside parking is available.

AT: Water Gap, PA

Large parking area at end of access road.

AT: Delaware Water Gap - Farview

Located on Old Mine Road, on side away from river. Has spur trail leading to AT (section 6) and Dunnfield Creek trails. Large parking area with adjacent Karamack parking area for overflow.

AT: Douglas Parking Area.

On river side of Old Mine Road. Large parking area with overflow. Restrooms in adjacent camp area are open April through December. Two spurs start here

AT: Copper Mine Trail

On river side of Old Mine Road. Large parking area with a porta-potty in season. Spur leading to AT section 6.

AT: Mohican Road

Roadside parking. This is located on AT section 6.

AT: Millbrook-Blairstown Road

Medium sized parking area on northeast side of road. Additional roadside parking on opposite side of road. Located between AT sections 5 and 6.

AT: North of Route 206

Large parking area on side road off of Route 636. Parking is in AT section 4, about 0.3 miles north of section 5.

AT: Deckertown Pike

Medium sized parking area on north side of road. In AT section 4

AT: High Point Park Office

Restrooms and maps available at this office. Parking is limited to two hours. At intersection of AT sections 3 and 4.

AT: Route 23

Medium sized parking area on south side of road. At intersection of AT sections 3 and 4.

AT: Route 17A

AT: Near Fitzgerald Falls

AT: East Mombasha Road

AT: Rt 17

AT: Harriman State Park

One of numerous Harriman SP parking areas. See NY-NJTC maps for details

AT: Harriman State Park, Tiorati Circle.

Fee for parking in summer

 

 

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