- 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
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93% 138 votes
1480 Route 23, Sussex, NJ 07461 MoreLess Info
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.
61% 161 votes
218 Route 519, Sussex, NJ 07461 MoreLess Info
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.
77% 22 votes
153 State Rt 94, Vernon, NJ 07462 MoreLess Info
Located across from Mountain Creek, Legends Riding Stables offers horseback riding experiences for all ages and skill levels. They offer pony rides, trail rides, and lessons, and host birthday parties, as well.
51% 170 votes
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.
60% 224 votes
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.
89% 72 votes
200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ MoreLess Info
Open year-round, Zoom Ziplines offers several zipline adventures on Mountain Creek. A series of ziplines are available, ranging from 200 feet to 1,500 feet in length and covering the mountain and lake scenery.
55% 51 votes
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.
43% 14 votes
44 Breakneck Road, Vernon, NJ 07462 MoreLess Info
Hidden Valley is a ski resort with ski and snowboarding runs for all experience levels. With an elevation of over 1,400 feet, the mountain features three chairlifts, a surface lift and has plenty of downhill routes.
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511 County Rt 515, Vernon, NJ 7462 MoreLess Info
Fox Farm Ridge is an equestrian facility that offers horse-riding lessons year round for children and adults. The facility has an adult pony club and a sleep-away camp for children.
85% 237 votes
114 Little York Road, Warwick, NY MoreLess Info
Warwick Valley Winery is much more than your typical country winery. Visitors will find a fruit and pear orchard, wine tasting, on-site distillery, cafe, and amenities for a private party or event.