DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Meet for a fast paced hike looping up, around and past the Reservoir and then in and out of adjacent State Park lands, possible New Castle County park lands, possibly Newark city. Bring water, lunch, snack.
WHERE: Newark City Reservoir
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.691805, -75.745966
NEAREST ADDRESS: 242 Old Paper Mill Rd Newark, DE
Newark City Reservoir 242 Old Paper Mill Rd Newark, DE
Go to the intersection of DE-2 (Kirkwood Hwy) & DE-7 (Limestone Rd). Proceed west on DE-2 (Kirkwood Hwy) for 4.9 mi. Turn right onto E Cleveland Ave & proceed 0.6 mi. Turn right onto Paper Mill Rd and proceed 0.3 mi. Turn right onto Old Paper Mill Rd and proceed 0.2 mi. The lot will be on your left.