This is an excerpt from The Playground Guide- Sussex/Warren Edition: Over 40 of Sussex County parks are featured with color pictures in this guide + helpful information on every park in the county. These include parks in the south section of Sussex- Sussex YMCA, C.O. Johnson Park in Byram, Evergreen Park in Green and the Helen Morgan School in Sparta. This book also contains all playgrounds in Warren County.
ADDRESS: 150 Lake Iliff Rd
DIRECTIONS: Take Rte 616 or Rte 206 to CR669/Limecrest Rd in Andover. Turn north onto Lake Iliff Road, follow signs to the police station. Park entrance is less than ¼ mile on the left hand side, across from the police station.
DESCRIPTION: Sprawling fields with a big, beautiful playground in the center. A number of play structures and freestanding pieces. Big hills surround the playground and two buildings with bathrooms are a short walk from the playground.
PARKING: Small lot next to the playground, additional lots behind the buildings
PICNICKING: A lovely shaded picnic area with nine picnic tables and two grills
HANDICAP: Two wheelchair swings; key available at the Andover police station across the street
CLIMBING: Three climbing walls, chain ladder, track glide, unique yellow climbing structure
PLAYTHINGS: Looking glass, monocular
SANDBOX: Large with toys
SEESAWS: Six traditional two-seaters, one single bouncy, two two-seater bouncies
SLIDES: One tube, one corkscrew, two metal (one bump and one toddler)
SPORTS: Two ball fields, one small lit basketball court, two tennis courts, one skating rink (lit), batting cages
SWINGS: 16 full size, four toddler, two wheelchair
MAKE A DAY OF IT: This park is a day in and of itself. Bring friends and lunch for a picnic or to grill.