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Head For The Hills

Here's where you'll find some of our favorite Jersey sledding hills. Grab your sled and hit the hills.

Posted November 15, 2011 by Dervela O'Brien

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Sledding in New Jersey
Sledders, from left: Maiken Gehsmann, Brenna Reilly, Tara O'Neill, Louise Gehsmann and Tessa Reilly, all of Morristown, enjoy a snowy slope at Villa Walsh Academy in Morristown.
AP Photo/Daily Record.

Sledding in New Jersey
Benjamin F. Zhou and his daughter Olivia, from Roselle Park at Holmdel Park.
Photo by Marc Steiner/Agency New Jersey.

Along with building a snowman, sledding remains the most basic—and perhaps most beloved—of winter activities. Whether you opt for a traditional Flexible Flyer or a more contemporary plastic disc, sledding brings out the kid in all of us. Here’s where you’ll find some of our favorite Jersey sledding hills:

Allamuchy Mountain State Park
800 Willow Grove Street, Hackettstown; 908-852-3790

Atkins Glen Park
Freemont Avenue, Park Ridge
201-573-1800

Cheesequake State Park
300 Gordon Road,
Matawan; 732-566-2161

Chubb Park
Route 24, Chester; 908-879-5100

Duke Island Park
Old York Road, Bridgewater
908-722-7779

Echo Lake Park
1165 Globe Avenue, Mountainside;
908-527-4900

Floods Hill
Meadowbrook Lane, South Orange
973-378-7754

Fort Mott State Park
454 Fort Mott Road, Pennsville
856-935-3218

Holmdel Park
44 Longstreet Road, Holmdel
732-946-9562

Hopatcong State Park
Lakeside Boulevard, Landing
973-398-7010

Lewis Morris County Park
270 Mendham Road, Morristown
973-267-4351

Monmouth Battlefield State Park
16 Business Route 33, Manalapan
732-462-9616

Ringwood State Park
1304 Sloatsburg Road, Ringwood;
973-962-7031

Round Valley Recreation Area
Route 22 E, Annandale
908-236-6355

 ❄ Voorhees State Park
251 County Road, Glen Gardner
908-638-6969


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Sledding Hills

You can check out http://tobogganhills.com/ for a map of local hills, and also add the above hills to the map for others to locate and enjoy. Many sleds will thank you! :)

Posted by: michelle, Toronto | Dec 22, 2011 22:14:31 PM |

Awesome pic.

I love the picture of the 5 girls sledding together! So cute!

Posted by: Tara, Morristown | Feb 29, 2012 02:44:21 AM |

Awesome pic.

I love the picture of the 5 girls sledding together! So cute!

Posted by: Tara, Morristown | Feb 29, 2012 02:44:21 AM |