Mount Paradise

Mount Paradise is the middle sibling of the five Kittitinny high peaks on the NJ1K list.

Mount Paradise has a number of wide cross country ski trails on its slopes. The Appalachian Trail crosses the summit on one of the ski trails.

It is possible to do a circular incorporating Mt. Paradise by using Crater Lake trails.

Elevation 1606
Decimal degrees 41.1181, -74.8839
County Sussex
Ownership public
Owner Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Topo map Acme Mapper
Nearest higher neighbor Sunrise Mountain

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Trip Reports

Daniela Wagstaff climbed Mount Paradise on 05/21/2022
John Rushman (Doc) climbed Mount Paradise on 01/05/2021
Brian Shultis climbed Mount Paradise on 06/28/2020
Mark Jones climbed Mount Paradise on 03/31/2018
Andrew D Richardi climbed Mount Paradise on 07/09/2017

Pictures from Mount Paradise

Buttermilk Falls, defying gravity and flowing sideways.  Really a must see.

Buttermilk Falls, defying gravity and flowing sideways. Really a must see. —Hayley

Hemlock Pond

Hemlock Pond —Brom Vermeulen

Summit Cairn?

Summit Cairn? —Brom Vermeulen

Summit Cairn with Additions

Summit Cairn with Additions —Brom Vermeulen

 Returning to Blue Mtn. Lake

Returning to Blue Mtn. Lake —Brom Vermeulen

Crater Lake.

Crater Lake. —SoloJoe