Main Index
History Index
Modeling Index

Trail Index

Index >Guide>Directions
Directions to Selected

Sussex Branch Trail

Parking Locations



Directions to Franklin Pond parking area

(Map)

From the North:

Take Rt. 23 or Rt. 94 South to the intersection at Hamburg. Then take Rt. 94 South to the 2nd traffic light and take the left to Franklin (County Road 631.) When you cross the bridge, you will take a right turn at the 'T' in the road. This is still 631. Follow this road past the Immaculate Conception church, and down the hill past Edison Antiques. Just as you turn the left bend ion the road there is a small parking area on the right. Park in a convenient spot.

From the South:

Take Rt. 15 North to the Franklin/Ogdensburg exit and proceed on Rt. 517 for about 5 miles. At the intersection with Rt. 23, take Rt. 23 North for about 1/2 mile. At the light by the Mobile station, make a left onto County Road 631.

Follow Rt. 631 past the pond. Just as you pass the waterfall/dam on the left, you will see a small parking area along the road. Park in a convenient spot.

From the East:

Take Rt. 80 west to Rt. 15 North (exit 34). Take Rt. 15 North to the Franklin/Ogdensburg exit and proceed on Rt. 517 for about 5 miles. At the intersection with Rt. 23, take Rt. 23 North for about 1/2 mile. At the light by the Mobile station, make a left onto County Road 631.

Follow Rt. 631 past the pond. Just as you pass the waterfall/dam on the left, you will see a small parking area along the road. Park in a convenient spot.

From the West:

Take Rt. 80 east to Rt. 15 North. Take Rt. 15 North to the Franklin/Ogdensburg exit and proceed on Rt. 517 for about 5 miles. At the intersection with Rt. 23, take Rt. 23 North for about 1/2 mile. At the light by the Mobile station, make a left onto County Road 631.

Follow Rt. 631 past the pond. Just as you pass the waterfall/dam on the left, you will see a small parking area along the road. Park in a convenient spot.

 


Directions to Waterloo Road Parking Area

(Map)

From the North:

Take 206 South to Byram. You will pass a large shop-Rite shopping center on the left, then a car wash. At the light past the junk yard, turn right onto Waterloo Rd., CR-604. You will pass through a 'stone gate.' Then look on the right for the packed cinder parking area across from Continental Dr.

From the South (Netcong):

Take 206 North. At the light past Acorn Street, turn left onto Waterloo Rd., CR-604. You will pass through a 'stone gate.' Then look on the right for the packed cinder parking area across from Continental Dr.

From the South (Morristown):

Take Rt. 287 North to Rt. 80 West to 206 North. At the light past Acorn Street, turn left onto Waterloo Rd., CR-604. You will pass through a 'stone gate.' Then look on the right for the packed cinder parking area across from Continental Dr.

From the East:

Take Rt. 80 West to 206 North. At the light past Acorn Street, turn left onto Waterloo Rd., CR-604. You will pass through a 'stone gate.' Then look on the right for the packed cinder parking area across from Continental Dr.

From the West:

Take Rt. 80 West to 206 North. At the light past Acorn Street, turn left onto Waterloo Rd., CR-604. You will pass through a 'stone gate.' Then look on the right for the packed cinder parking area across from Continental Dr.
Top


Directions to Andover Parking Area

(Map)

From the North:

Take Rt. 206 South through Newton. About 5 miles south of Newton you will pass a small motel on the right. At the next bend in the road there is an unpaved parking area on the left.

From the East:

Take Route 80 west to the Rt. 206 North exit. After you go through the Cut-off tunnel you are in Andover. You will pass an Exxon station on your right. At the bend in the road there is an unpaved parking area on the right.

From the South (Morristown):

Take 287 North to Rt. 80 west to the Rt. 206 North exit. After you go through the Cut-off tunnel you are in Andover. You will pass an Exxon station on your right. At the bend in the road there is an unpaved parking area on the right.

From the South (Netcong):

Take Rt. 206 North. After you go through the Cut-off tunnel you are in Andover. You will pass an Exxon station on your right. At the bend in the road there is an unpaved parking area on the right.

From the West:

Take Rt. 80 east to the Rt. 206 North exit. After you go through the Cut-off tunnel you are in Andover. You will pass an Exxon station on your right. At the bend in the road there is an unpaved parking area on the right.
Top


Directions to Newton Rail Yard Site

(Map)

From the South, Morristown:

287 north to Rt. 80 west to Rt. 15 north to 517. Head for Newton. In Newton, you will pass the Chun Bo Chinese Restaurant, and then the cemetery on your left, then the freight house, (Station House Plaza) will be on your right. Park anywhere legal.

From the East, New York:

Rt. 80 west to Rt. 15 north to 517. Head for Newton. In Newton, you will pass the Chun Bo Chinese Restaurant, and then the cemetery on your left, then the freight house, (Station House Plaza) will be on your right. Park anywhere legal.

 

From the West:

Rt. 80 east to Rt. 15 north to 517. Head for Newton. In Newton, you will pass the Chun Bo Chinese Restaurant, and then the cemetery on your left, then the freight house, (Station House Plaza) will be on your right. Park anywhere legal.

From the North:

Rt. 206 south or Rt. 94 south to Newton. Go around the park to Spring street and follow until you see the Station House Plaza. Park anywhere legal.

Top


Directions to Branchville Junction/Warbasse Junction

(Map)

From the North:

Take Rt. 206 South to Rt.15 South to Rt. 94 South.

On 94 South, you will pass Olde Lafayette Village on the right and then go up a hill and around a curve in the road. Take the LEFT onto Warbasse Junction Road (County Road 663)

About 1/2 mile down the road there will be an open area for parking on the right.

From the East:

Take Rt. 80 West to Rt. 15 North to Rt. 94 South.

On 94 South, you will pass Olde Lafayette Village on the right and then go up a hill and around a curve in the road. Take the LEFT onto Warbasse Junction Road (County Road 663)

About 1/2 mile down the road there will be an open area for parking on the right.

From the South (Morristown):

Take Rt. 287 North to Rt. 80 West to Rt. 15 North to Rt. 94 South.

On 94 South, you will pass Olde Lafayette Village on the right and then go up a hill and around a curve in the road. Take the LEFT onto Warbasse Junction Road (County Road 663)

About 1/2 mile down the road there will be an open area for parking on the right.

From the South (Netcong):

Take Rt. 206 North to Rt. 94 North.

You will pass 84 Lumber and Bon Chef on the right. About 1/2 mile after that TURN RIGHT onto Warbasse Junction Road (County Road 663)

About 1/2 mile down the road there will be an open area for parking on the right.

From the West:

Take Rt. 80 East to 15 North to Rt. 94 South.

On 94 South, you will pass Olde Lafayette Village on the right and then go up a hill and around a curve in the road. Take the LEFT onto Warbasse Junction Road (County Road 663)

About 1/2 mile down the road there will be an open area for parking on the right.

Top

Directions to Augusta

(Map)

From the East:

Take Interstate 80 West to (Exit 34B) Route 15 North, Follow 15 until it joins Route 206 just beyond Lafayette, New Jersey. Proceed North for one mile to Augusta Hill road, turn left at the light, and a bare patch will be on the right a few hundred feet down the road. Please do not completely block the trail. Park Rangers need access to the trail for patrols in their vehicles.

From Northern PA:

Take Interstate 84 East or 209 North to Milford, PA. Cross at the Milford Bridge to Route 206 South. Proceed South past Branchville, New Jersey to Augusta Hill road, turn right at the light, and a bare patch will be on the right a few hundred feet down the road. Please do not completely block the trail. Park Rangers need access to the trail for patrols in their vehicles.

From Western NJ:

Take Route 206 North past Newton, New Jersey and Ross' Corner to Augusta. Turn left at the light for Augusta Hill road. A bare patch will be on the right a few hundred feet down the road. Please do not completely block the trail. Park Rangers need access to the trail for patrols in their vehicles.

From Southeastern NJ:

Take the Garden State Parkway North to Interstate 287 North. Follow 287 to Interstate 80. Proceed West to Exit 34B and Route 15 North. Follow Route 15 until it joins Route 206 just beyond Lafayette, New Jersey. Continue North on Route 206 for one mile and turn left at the light onto August Hill Road. A bare patch will be on the right a few hundred feet down the road. Please do not completely block the trail. Park Rangers need access to the trail for patrols in their vehicles.

Directions to Branchville

(Map)

From the East:

Take Interstate 80 West to (Exit 34B) Route 15 North, Follow 15 until it joins Route 206 just beyond Lafayette, New Jersey. Proceed North for about three miles to the traffic light across from the Queen of Peace Catholic church. Turn right and then left onto Broad street. Turn right onto Railroad Avenue and park in the Branchville Fire House parking lot. The fire house is on the site where the station stood

From Northern PA:

Take Interstate 84 East or 209 North to Milford, PA. Cross at the Milford Bridge to Route 206 South. At the intersection of Rt. 206 and Rt. 519, turn left. Take the second left onto Milk street and then right onto Broad street for a few feet. Turn left onto Railroad Avenue and park in the Branchville Fire House parking lot. The fire house is on the site where the station stood

From Western NJ:

Take Route 206 North past Newton, New Jersey and Ross' Corner. Proceed North for about three miles to the traffic light across from the Queen of Peace Catholic church. Turn right and then left onto Broad street. Turn right onto Railroad Avenue and park in the Branchville Fire House parking lot. The fire house is on the site where the station stood

From Southeastern NJ:

Take the Garden State Parkway North to Interstate 287 North. Follow 287 to Interstate 80. Proceed West to Exit 34B and Route 15 North. Follow Route 15 until it joins Route 206 just beyond Lafayette, New Jersey. Continue North on Route 206 for about three miles to the traffic light across from the Queen of Peace Catholic church. Turn right and then left onto Broad street. Turn right onto Railroad Avenue and park in the Branchville Fire House parking lot. The fire house is on the site where the station stood