Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055

Appalachian Trail


The Appalachian Trail runs from Maine to Georgia, passes through a total of fourteen states and is approximately 2,180 miles long.

The twenty mile section of the Appalachian Trail that cuts through Vernon stretches from the Wallkill National Wildlife Refuge at the Wantage border, across Pochuck Mountain and north-central Vernon, through Wawayanda State Park to the West Milford border.

The trail is part of the national park system and is maintained by a collection of both public and private entities.


Vernon Township

21 Church Street
Vernon, NJ 07462

Phone: 973.764.4055 

Township Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board