Frelinghuysen Arboretum


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Park Overview:

A former estate, now a county park, the arboretum has nature trails and is known for its rose garden and other floral displays. Take along your cell phone for a guided tour!

Trail Uses:Hiking
Dogs:No dogs
Trail Miles:
Park Acreage:127 acres
Morris Township/Morris/NJ
Web Map:Morris County Park Commission map set
Park Description:

In the late nineteenth century Morristown was a fashionable summer address for prominent families.   The Frelinghuysen estate is now a 127-acre tract known for its rose garden and other floral displays

Trails Overview:

The site includes several self-guiding nature trails which can be combined to form loop hikes. 

Use Web Map link for trails and map of grounds.  Also visit the Friends of Frelinghuysen Arboretum web page for events and activities.


From I-287 use Exit 36A [from north] or Exit 36 [from south] and find way to 353 East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, NJ [address for web map directions].  GPS coordinates: 40.805500,-74.451900].  For Google map and written directions use the Contact Information below and follow links to Frelinghuysen Arboretum.

Contact Information:Morris County Park Commission
Region:Morris County