We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jockey Hollow

Morristown National Historical Park, 30 Washington Place, Morristown, NJ 07960
+1 973-539-2016 ext. 210
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
beautiful and inspirational

I took my son here after the election. It is a heavily-forested place with colorful trees. The... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
abuben
Lovely walk!

We took children to Jockey Hollow during a quick weekend in NJ. We truly enjoyed the walk. We were... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Maria J
,
Sunrise, Florida
via mobile
Read all 271 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
Part of the Morristown National Historical Park, this recreated campsite was home to the Pennsylvnia troops in the winter of 1779-80.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wick house” (32 reviews)
“visitor center” (27 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
Morristown National Historical Park, 30 Washington Place, Morristown, NJ 07960
CONTACT
Website
+1 973-539-2016 ext. 210
Write a ReviewReviews (271)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

61 - 70 of 270 reviews

Reviewed 10 November 2016

I took my son here after the election. It is a heavily-forested place with colorful trees. The soldiers' huts on a slope are replicas, but serve their purpose. Each hut measured 16 feet by 14 feet, and housed 12 soldiers. In the harshest winter of...More

1  Thank abuben
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We took children to Jockey Hollow during a quick weekend in NJ. We truly enjoyed the walk. We were able to enjoy the wonderful fall weather and scenery.

Thank Maria J
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had a beautiful hike (parade route) in the woods of Jockey Hollow on Sunday afternoon. The groves of trees with yellow leaves still clinging proved "there be gold in them thar hills." The red leafed maples still holding onto colors added splashes that were...More

1  Thank wrldtravlr57
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Went in early November on a beautiful fall day with 3 kids who are 13 to 10 years of age. My kids go to a private school so they had a day off mid-week while the public schools were in session. There were very few...More

Thank agentharris2000
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Jockey Hollow has excellent paved and I paved hiking trails that span for miles. It is also an interesting place to learn about our history and how the soldiers under General Washington lived during that fateful winter in the area. Great place to take your...More

Thank Johnnyc1962
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Jockey Hollow holds a lot of historical significance as the living space for the soldiers in the Revolutionary War. There are soldier hut replicas at the top of a grassy knoll. There is a road that runs through and around the park, and plenty of...More

Thank Barb C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Anytime you go to a place like this...where men overcame all kinds of suffering & odds & yet persevered & rose above themselves...how can you not rate it a 5 or whatever the highest rating is... because of what happened there. We were there on...More

1  Thank Sandy305
A TripAdvisor Member
6716
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

A visit to Jockey Hollow for us included following the soldiers' trail what would have been to their winter encampment in the winters of 1779/1780. This one mile hike can also be driven to but the soldiers' huts (replicas) are up the side of a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Thanks, it was a great visit. Great view. Beautiful trees. Wonderful walks. Peaceful and so enjoyable.

Thank phoepfne
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful historical place to explore. If you are lucky you can tour the Wick house with a historically accurately clad guide. Don't miss the attached garden. Soldiers' huts are about a one mile hike. Great visitor center with interactive features and movie. Located in wonderful...More

Thank Finni709
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
The Grain House
314 reviews
3.50 km away
New Village Market Deli & Catering
5 reviews
4.65 km away
The Black Horse Tavern & Pub
207 reviews
5.13 km away
Piattino Neighborhood Bistro
57 reviews
4.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cross Estate Gardens
13 reviews
2.31 km away
Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary
15 reviews
2.37 km away
Peony's Envy
11 reviews
4.88 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
obie1952
6 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Barb C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can have dogs on a leash and there are receptacles available. The leash must not be in excess of 6' in length. It's a lovely area - have fun!
0
Votes