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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Ringwood, NJ
08:00 - 20:00
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 60 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 30
  • 22
    Very good
  • 5
  • 1
  • 0
Nature on display

I live 2 miles from the park and have hiked, jogged, biked, taken history tours, and ran my dog ragged there too many times to mention. Never get tired or bored of it. Beautiful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Ringwood, New Jersey
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 58: English reviews
Ringwood, New Jersey
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I live 2 miles from the park and have hiked, jogged, biked, taken history tours, and ran my dog ragged there too many times to mention. Never get tired or bored of it. Beautiful scenery in all seasons. Never hassled and have snapped pics of bears, deer, turkeys, snakes, etc. Welcome respite from daily Manhattan trips!

Thank Tsmith501
Midland Park, New Jersey
Level Contributor
97 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful state park, went to take pictures it is really beautiful! There is a visitors center for bathrooms. Looks to walk thru, beautiful flowers, a nice place tucked away!

Thank Tazsemt
Level Contributor
78 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The manor was really beautiful. Nicer the expected when I saw the outside of the home. The area around is breathtaking! Stunning grounds. A very calm place to spend a nice day

Thank marty344
Plainfield, New Jersey
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Visited the park for my first hike which began and end near the manor. The trails we took were considered moderate, which weren't as taxing as I would have expected. There weren't a lot of bugs, but that may have been due to the time of year we visited. Will definitely visit again. Mostly like on the mountain biking trails.

Thank Steve S
Ringwood, New Jersey
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

a safe, relaxing day with beautiful things to see, and many historical events taking place there. not only it is a scenic area with many trees and many flowers but also historic things to view

1 Thank elissa n
Teaneck, New Jersey
Level Contributor
112 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful picnic overlooking the stream…hidden in the woods. (No liquor allowed although we had wine and did not know!) Charming ambiance. Afterwards, we took a tour of the Cooper Hewitt mansion on the grounds of the park... a beautiful estate with original furnishings. Tour lasts 1 1/2hrs and is very reasonable and enjoyable. Walking through the gardens... More 

3 Thank Madeleine T
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
89 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Big facility with three different sections. You pay an admission fee to get in $5 My wife and I hiked the extreme trail. Actually by mistake. Not very well marked and the maps are useless. Went by the Botanical gardens area. parked in lot C and off to the trail. No signage and followed the red little rectangle sighs (also... More 

3 Thank kerrman
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
Level Contributor
38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

A great day trip with the family. Lots of picnic tables and grills by the lake. $5 / car for NJ residents. Don't feel like cooking, they have a really good indoor concession stand. Bring a book and let the kids play. Paddleboats, canoes available. Being garbage bags and be prepared to carry your garbage out of the park. New... More 

1 Thank greengirlbaking
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

The first time I came here I was with friends and we spent the whole day at Ringwood Manor. Truly a marvelous gem by a creek. He moment I saw the place I told myself to take my family here. And I did over this weekend. We got a good spot and had BBQ picnic there. Our 13 year old... More 

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ringwood, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

Visited Ringwood Manor yesterday for a tour of the grounds and gardens. The guide was the park historian and very knowledgeable who obviously loves her subject. Two and a half hours went by quickly as we saw buildings that are not usually accessible to the public. A great day to send a leisurely stroll learning about history. Enjoyed it immensely.

Thank Peter B

Travellers who viewed Ringwood State Park also viewed


Been to Ringwood State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ringwood State Park and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
West Orange, New Jersey
9 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Ringwood State Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?