Mahlon Dickerson Reservation

955 Weldon Rd * Jefferson * NJ 07849 Sunrise to Sunset all year

This is the largest park in the Morris County Park System, encompassing 3,346.07 acres of beautiful near-wilderness and recreational areas. The Reservation is the park to visit with over 20 miles of multi-use trails for novice and experienced skill levels. The camping area has tent sites and Adirondack shelters complete with platforms, picnic tables and fire rings. The trailer area has paved sites and features electric and seasonal water hook-ups, picnic tables and charcoal grills.  Call the Campground Office at 973-697-3140 or mdrcamping@morrisparks.net to reserve.

Of Special Note:
  • The campground features four activity areas, and areas for RVs, tent sites and Adirondeck shelters, open April 1 to November 31
  • Don’t miss the view from Headley Overlook at 1,280 feet
  • Bike trails, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and softball
  • Reserve for group picnics for 25+ persons at morrisparks.net

Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 lbensley@morristourism.org