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Friendship Park


Friendship Park is an approximately 44-acre park with short looping hiking trail in a natural woodland setting. The 1-mile trail, which is perfect for beginners, is regularly blazed and maintained by volunteers through the NY-NJ Trail Conference. The park contains a small parking lot and picnic tables for patrons. 

GPS Address: 50 Glenwild Ave, Bloomingdale, NJ

Orange Trail: 1.2 Mile Loop

Friendship Park MapDirections from 287

From I-287 north or south take Exit 53 (Bloomingdale) and turn left onto Hamburg Turnpike. Upon entering Bloomingdale, the name of the road changes to Main Street. 

In 1.3 miles (from I-287), you will reach a fork in the road. Bear right (following the sign to West Milford), and in another 0.1 mile, turn right (uphill) onto Glenwild Avenue. 

Proceed for another 0.3 mile to the intersection of Woodward Avenue (on the left). Opposite this intersection, you will notice a dirt parking area bordered by stones on the right. Turn right and park here.