Morris County offers a overwhelming array of parks, historic sites, camping facilities, and hiking trails.  Check out the Morris County Park Commission website for more information.   Many of the hiking trails are easily accessible and suitable for families.  If you haven't been to Jockey Hollow, you are missing a truly awesome piece of American history! 
Your kids may have visited some of the historic sites of Morris County on school field trips, but have you?

Here are a few upcoming events:
Historic Halloween Happenings

Join in playing Halloween games, a scavenger hunt, sing special dance songs, decorate holiday cookies, and find out how costumes were created at home.

Date: Saturday, October 31
Time: 1:00 - 3:30 pm
Location: Fosterfields Living Historical Farm
Cost: Admission
Contact: 973-326-7645

A Miller's Halloween

For a fun-filled fall afternoon, come to the mill to hear spooky storytelling at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Make corn husk dolls and crayon-color pumpkins. Play old-time games. Come in costume, if you like!

Date: Saturday, October 31
Time: 1:00 - 3:30 pm
Location: Cooper Gristmill
Cost: FREE!
Contact: 908-879-5463

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Mahlon Dickerson Reservation

Mahlon Dickerson Reservation, the largest park of the Morris County Park System, encompasses 3,200 acres of near wilderness and recreational areas, with over 20 miles of multi-use trails. One of the Reservation's outstanding features is Headley Overlook, one of the highest points in the Morris County Park System. Along the Pine Swamp trail, the highest point in Morris County, at 1395 feet, can also be found. There's so much to see and do at the Reservation - check out the Park Commission's website for details.