The Best Sledding Hills in New Jersey— As Voted On By Our #NJMOMsquad


When those flakes start falling, your littles may be chiming—let it snow, let it snow, let it snow—but what you’re thinking is, “Where are the sledding hills around here?” Before you start a hive mind on social media, check out ours—#NJMOM asked our readers where their favorite sledding hills could be found, and we’ve listed them by county so you can easily find one closest to you. So, go ahead and get your kids suited up—the best sledding hills in New Jersey are waiting. (featured photo credit: iStock/SerrNovik)

Here are some of the best sledding hills in New Jersey:

Atlantic County

“Our favorite is the EHT Nature Reserve [in Egg Harbor Township].” – Marci L.

Manheim Hills in Galloway
Egg Harbor Township Police Activities League in Egg Harbor Township

Bergen County

My family loves T.J. Hill in Fair Lawn, between HB Milnes Elementary and Thomas Jefferson Middle School on Morlot Ave. What’s cool about this hill is that there’s two— you go down the first and land on a bit of a flat spot and then head down the next. If you have enough speed you can really fly!” – NJMOM Regina P.

Van Saun County Park in Paramus
Bear Mountain Palisades Parkway, in Fort Lee
Froggy Park in Tenafly
Junior-Senior High School in Ridgefield Park
Ramsey High School in Ramsey
Atkins Glen Park in Park Ridge
Citizens Park in Ridgewood
Samuel Nelkin County Park in Wallington

Burlington County

Hands down Laurel Acres Park in Mount Laurel is the best.” – Michele C.

Millcreek Park in Willingboro
Golden Pheasant Country Club in Lumberton
Stokes Hill in Moorestown
Steinhauer Hill in Maple Shade

Camden County

Blueberry Hill Trail in Gibbsboro
Bunker Hill Road in Cherry Hill
Penn Hill in Pennsauken
Haddonfield Park in Haddonfield
Audubon Lake Park in Audubon
Frank Donio Memorial Park in Sicklerville

Cape May County

Stone Harbor Golf Club in Cape May

Cumberland County

Waltman Park in Millville
Union Lake Bluffs in Millville

Essex County

My husband grew up in South Orange and raves about sledding at Floods Hill. He can’t wait to take our daughter there this year.” – Carrie L.

South Mountain Reservation in West Orange
Cedar Hill in Livingston
Maplewood Memorial Park in Maplewood
Cameron Field in South Orange
Riker Hill Park in Livingston
Verona Park in Verona
Fisher Field in North Arlington

Gloucester County

St. Patrick’s Elementary School in Woodbury

Hudson County

Bunny Hill in Kearny —grew up sledding there and now take my kids. [It’s a] Pretty big hill!” – Renee L.

‘Double Hill’ in Hudson County Park in Bayonne
Liberty State Park in Jersey City
Braddock Park in North Bergen

Hunterdon County

Hoffman Park in Union Township
Round Valley Reservoir in Clinton
Voorhees State Park in Glen Gardner
Old Belle Mountain Ski Area in Lambertville
Tower Hill Park in Bethlehem
The Sledding Hill at Tuccamirigan in Flemington

Mercer County

Veterans Park in Hamilton
Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville
McGills Hill in Washington Crossings Park
Hill behind Hamilton Public Library in Hamilton

Middlesex County

Thompson Park in Jamesburg
East Brunswick High School in East Brunswick
Buccleuch Park in New Brunswick
Donaldson Park in Highland Park
East Brunswick High School in East Brunswick
Roosevelt County Park in Edison
Red Barn Hill in New Brunswick

Monmouth County

My family loves the giant hill at Holmdel Park. We’ve been going there since my now 6-year-old was two!” –  Reesa L.

Cheesequake State Park in Matawan
Wolf Hill Park in Oceanport
Atlantic Highlands Elementary School in Atlantic Highlands

Morris County

The Mountain Way School, in Morris Plains, has a majorly steep hill. The ultimate for sledding. That’s where we used to go all the time.” – Hilary M.

Villa Walsh Academy in Morristown
Chubb Park in Chester
Tourne Park in Boonton
Lewis Morris County Park in Morris Township
Schooley’s Mountain County Park in Washington Township
Hopatcong State Park in Landing
Tower Hill Sled Run
in Mountain Lakes
Hacklebarney State Park in Long Valley
Central School in Stirling
Greenview Park in Pequannock
Top of the World Park in Green Brook

Ocean County

Ocean County Park in Lakewood
Washington St. near the Toms River Country Club in Toms River
Beaver Dam Hill in Point Pleasant
60 Acres in Jackson

Passaic County

Nash Park in Clifton is right across from the best hot dog place: Hot Grill!” – Lisa I.

Garrett Mountain Reservation in Paterson
Zelenka Park in Clifton
Bubbling Springs Park in West Milford
Ringwood State Park in Ringwood
Packanack Golf Course in Wayne

Salem County

Fort Mott State Park in Pennsville
The Route 49 Overpass in Deepwater
Holly Hills Nature Preserve in Alloway

Somerset County

Duke Island Park in Bridgewater
Hillside School in Bridgewater
Central School in Warren Township
Warren Township Municipal Building in Warren Township
Watchung Hills Regional High School in Warren Township
Bayberry School in Watchung
Phillips Field in Watchung
Valley View School in Watchung
Chimney Rock Park in Martinsville

Sussex County

Andover Park in Andover
High Point State Park in Wantage
Swartswood State Park in Stillwater Township
Hopatcong State Park in Montague

Union County

Echo Lake Park in Mountainside
Galloping Hill Golf Course in Kenilworth
Briant Park in Summit
Lenape Park in Cranford
Unami Park in Garwood
Scotch Hills Golf Course in Scotch Plains
Tamaques School in Westfield
Summer Arts Hill (Echo Lake Park) in Westfield
Lucent Hill in New Providence
West Nine Golf Course in Plainfield

Warren County

Meadow Breeze Park in Washington
Allamuchy Mountain State Park in Hackettstown
Hills behind the Target strip mall in Phillipsburg

Where do you think the best sledding hills in New Jersey are?

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