- Our list of the best things to do in Sussex, New Jersey, features the top 78 nearby activities — including 25 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Sussex, NJ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Sussex, NJ , followed by 76 popular activities in nearby cities, including Warwick, Middletown, West Milford, Milford, Ringwood, Vernon, Bushkill, Mahwah, Wayne, East Stroudsburg, Hawley, Parsippany and Budd Lake
Dedicated as a park in 1923, High Point State Park is 1,803 feet above sea level and features High Point Monument to offer panoramic views. Trails are available for hiking and skiing while there are specific areas for camping and fishing.
More than 100 acres compose the Space Farms Zoo & Museum. The zoo contains over 500 live animals for viewing while the museum showcases collections revolving around American history, including antiques, toys, and weapons from both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.
The closest ski resort to the New York Metropolitan area is Mountain Creek. The resort offers accommodations and luxury amenities in addition to the 167 acres of terrain over four mountain peaks, including the region's highest vertical.
During the summer months the Mountain Creek Water Park allows guests to enjoy the mountains, beach, and pool settings in one location. There are over two dozen rides, slides, and pools including the intense Colorado River Ride which is the largest water ride in the region.
Action Park Mountain Creek is a water park aimed at providing fun and entertainment to its visitors during the summer months. The park has a number of attractions, including the world's largest double loping water slide.