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Top Family-Voted Sledding Spots in Sussex and Morris Counties


Snow-bound and down? Team Nest Builder says, “Get out of the house, grab that dusty Radio Flyer sled out of the garage, and head to one of these Sussex or Morris County hills for brrrrrrrreath-taking fun!”

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  • Tourne County Park (a portion of the park area an officially designated sledding hill)


  • Grove St. Park

  • Chubb Park

  • Highland Ridge Park

  • Telecordia Property (behind the white barn on North Road)

Green Brook:

  • Top of the World Park


  • Buck Hill Tract

  • Cherry Lane & Hardscrabble Road

Morris Plains:

  • Moutain Way Park


  • Jacob Park

  • Jockey Hollow (Designated areas dictated by Visitors Park, open 8am-5pm)

  • Lewis Morris County Park (Sledding permitted from Mendham overlook to Doe Meadow ballfield)

  • Villa Walsh Academy

Mountain Lakes:

  • Tower Hill Sled Run


  • Knoll Country Club


  • Greenview Park


  • Brandage Park, Carrell Road

Washington Township:

  • Schooley’s Mountain Park, 91 East Springtown Road


  • Robert Street Park




  • Andover Park


  • Sussex County Community College


  • Station Park

  • Sparta Middle School

Stillwater Township:

  • Swartswood State Park


  • High Point State Park at 1480 Route 23 (Roads leading into park can be hazardous, so be sure snow has been cleared from roads before going)


  • High Point State Park

NOTE: Readers of Jersey Family Fun submitted these sledding locations as their favorites, but you should check with your township regarding any restrictions or limitations at your target location before heading out to sled.  Got any suggested locations you’d be willing to share? Please comment and we’ll add them in!

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