Save the Date for a Free Invasive Species Strike Force Training Workshop

Categories: Hopatcong, News, Other, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
Invasive Garlic Mustard
Protecting Native Habitat Along Our Trail The first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail, funded from a NJ DEP Recreational Trails Grant, is taking shape in the Borough of Hopatcong.  When completed, the Lake Hopatcong Trail will circle the entire lake and will be approximately 40 miles long.  We are making great progress, but volunteers are …

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Drought Warning Lifted for Morris and Sussex Counties

Categories: community, News, Other, Uncategorized

NJ DEP has lifted the drought warning for all counties in the state except Hunterdon County and Somerset County. Two reservoirs in Central Jersey — Round Valley and Spruce Run — which are the primary water supplies for these counties are only at 72 percent capacity and 69 percent capacity respectively.  Usually these reservoirs are at …

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Blazing New Trails

Categories: Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other, Recreational Trails

The first blazes have been installed on the Lake Hopatcong Trail!  Peter Dolan, NJ Program Coordinator for the NY/NJ Trail Conference, presented a trail maintenance workshop on March 25th, where 20 volunteers completed trail work and learned the skills needed to help maintain the new Lake Hopatcong Trail.  After a lesson on proper blazing techniques, LHF Recreational Trails Committee Chair …

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Date/Location Announced for Free Trail Maintenance Workshop

Categories: News, Other, Recreational Trails

The first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail, funded from a NJ DEP Recreational Trails Grant, is taking shape in the Borough of Hopatcong and we need your help! Get outside this spring! Bring a friend! Meet new people! It should be lots of fun. To volunteer sign-up here and specify you are interested in …

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Lake Hopatcong “Build-A-Trail” Workshops

Categories: News, Other, Recreational Trails

The first phase of the Lake Hopatcong Trail, funded from a NJ DEP Recreational Trails Grant, is taking shape in the Borough of Hopatcong and we need your help! Get outside this spring! Bring a friend! Meet new people! It should be lots of fun. To volunteer for our trails efforts, here’s what you need …

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A Laker’s Dozen: Lake Hopatcong Trail Taking Route

Categories: News, Other, Recreational Trails

This is the fourth of 12 posts in our A Laker’s Dozen: 12 “Sweet” LHF Achievements from 2016 series – reflecting on and celebrating 2016 and the Lake Hopatcong Community. Progress on the Lake Hopatcong Trail Through funding from a NJ DEP Recreational Trails Grant, the trail around Lake Hopatcong is underway in the Borough …

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