Categories

A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.

Lewis Morris County Park, Morris Township, NJ


Lewis Morris Park is located on 270 Mendham Rd in Morris Township, NJ.

Directions

From I-287 take exit 36 which is the CR510/Laffayette Ave exit.  Stay straight to go under the train trestle toward Morris Ave.  Turn right at Morris and go through the light and at top of the hill make a right onto East Park Pl and then a left at the next light onto N Park Pl.  Take a right onto Washington St which is CR 510/NJ 24 and look for the entrance to Lewis Morris approximately 2 miles outside of Morristown.

Description

Lewis Morris Park is a total of 1154 acres, which includes excellent mountain bike trails, a lake recreation area, Parcourse Exercise Circuit, a group camping area and six distinct picnic areas. The Playground was donated by local Saturn dealerships and features newer equipment.  It is clean, nicely mulched, and well shaded.

Parking: Many lots throughout the park, dirt parking lot adjacent to play area

Picnicking: Six picnic areas in the park, a few tables near the playground, port-a-johns next to the playground, drinking fountain and indoor bathrooms elsewhere in the park

Climbing: Plenty of bars, fireman’s pole, rings, log bridge, crescent shaped steps, tunnel of bars

Playthings: Tic-tac-toe, rotating color blocks, benches and molded handprints

Sandbox: Very small

Slides: One tube, three straight

Sports: Three ball fields, swimming, boating

Walking Paths: Miles and miles of paved and un-paved walking paths

Water: A lake in the park with swimming and boating (paddle and row-boats) and a small beach

Other Cool Stuff: Dog park (unleashed) next to the playground, equestrian trails, reservable meeting rooms, aParcourse Exercise Circuit and a group camping area

Make a Day of It

It’s very easy to spend an entire day in the park or leave and visit Wightman Farms which is especially great in the fall

2 comments to Lewis Morris County Park, Morris Township, NJ

Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>