Vandalism on Trail Highlights Need for Trail Maintenance Volunteers

Categories: Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Recreational Trails
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation has received lots of great feedback from community members who have been hiking and enjoying the new Lake Hopatcong Trail. The first leg of the planned 40-mile trail stretches approximately 9 miles through the Borough of Hopatcong and was officially opened in September. Unfortunately, along with all of the positive feedback, …

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Volunteers Needed for Ongoing Trail Maintenance

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
Lake Hopatcong Trail Volunteers
The first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail has been built and blazed and is now open for hikers to enjoy!  This first leg of the planned 40-mile trail stretches about 9 miles beginning on the Morris Canal Towpath across from Hopatcong State Park in Landing. It winds through Hopatcong Borough, with several spurs to access the trail, …

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Lake Hopatcong Trail Now Officially Open!

Categories: community, Events, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Projects and Initiatives, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
LHF Trail Ribbon-Cutting
More than 100 people turned out for the official opening of the first leg of the Lake Hopatcong Trail on Saturday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m. at the Hopatcong Senior Center.  The ceremony included several speakers, the official ribbon-cutting and a short hike on the newly opened trail. The Lake Hopatcong Trail, when completed, will …

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Paint an Inspirational Rock with Us at the Boardwalk Blast

Categories: community, Events, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong, News, Recreational Trails
Kindness for Christopher Rocks
Come find our tent at the Boardwalk Blast at Nolan’s Point, hosted by livethelakenj.com, on Sunday, September 3 (rain date Sunday, September 10). We will be painting inspirational rocks to spread the message of #KindnessForChristopher. We will have 40 rocks available to inscribe with an inspirational message or words of kindness to be shared on the Lake Hopatcong Trail. …

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Lake Hopatcong Trail Opening Soon!

Categories: community, Hopatcong, News, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
Lake Hopatcong Trail
After months of planning and hundreds of hours of volunteer labor, the Lake Hopatcong Trail is almost ready for its official opening! Please join us for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and short hike on the new trail on September 23, from 10 – 11 a.m.. We will meet behind the Hopatcong Senior Center (32 Lakeside Blvd, …

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Spreading a Little Kindness…

Categories: community, Events, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong, News, Projects and Initiatives, Recreational Trails
Kindness for Christopher rocks
#KindnessForChristopher Rocks – Leave an inspirational message on the Lake Hopatcong Trail We are proud to announce that we will be sharing the inspirational message of the Kindness for Christopher movement as part of the LHF recreational trail initiative. Young Christopher was killed in a tragic boating accident on Lake Hopatcong in 2015. The Kindness for Christopher community was created …

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FREE Workshop – Protecting Native Habitat Along Our Trail

Categories: community, Hopatcong, News, Recreational Trails
Invasive Garlic Mustard
Invasive Species Strike Force Workshop We are wrapping up the first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail in the Borough of Hopatcong.  To assist in creating skilled and effective ongoing trail volunteers, we will be hosting a free Invasive Species Strike Force Workshop on Saturday, September 9. The workshop will be presented by the New York/New Jersey Trail …

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Join Us for a Free Invasive Species Strike Force Workshop

Categories: community, News, Other, Recreational Trails
Invasive Garlic Mustard
Protecting Native Habitat Along Our Trail – Invasive Species Strike Force Workshop We are wrapping up the first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail in the Borough of Hopatcong.  To assist in creating skilled and effective ongoing trail volunteers, we will be hosting a free Invasive Species Strike Force Workshop on Saturday, September 9. The workshop will be …

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