Whitesbog's recently renovated trails are open from dawn to dusk, 365 days a year as part of Brendan T. Byrne state forest.
Our trails offer a great place to walk, hike, bike, and explore, as well as birdwatch and other outdoor activities. Our gardens and trails host many of the Pine Barren's natural fauna, including:

  • Ferns such as the Royal Fern and the Cinnamon Fern
  • St Andrews Cross, Lily of the Valley, Pink Lady Slipper, Chokeberry, Mountain Laurel
  • Pine Barrens Tree Frog, Cricket Frogs, Spring Peppers and Fowler Toads
  • Buck Moth, Rosy Maple Moth, Io Moth, Luna Moth, Monarch Butterfly, Blue Azure Butterfly
  • Egrets, Hummingbirds, Titmouse, Cardinals, Blue Jays, Whip-or-Whil, Heron, Red-Tailed Hawk, Tundra Swans


Trails Include:                                                Gardens Include:

- Bluberry Trail                                                                                    - Elizabeth White Historic Garden (at Suningive)

- Cranberry Trail

- Union Pond Trail

- Holly Trail (Coming Soon)

- Rome VIllage Trail

- Nature trail


An interactive map of our trails is available On HikingProject (Click Here) 


We also host many scheduled nature events over the year on our trails, which can be viewed on our Events Page 


History and background of the trails  (CLICK HERE).