CYCLING Impromptu Cycling -- for 23-28 miles on 10/06/2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm -- Riders can do 28.1 or 23.5 miles. We will pedal from Lums Pond to Delaware City and back with some of the route on the Mike Castle Trail and lots of bike lanes. It is somewhat flat ride with one noticeable hill using just enough effort to become hungry for picnic food. We will get back in time to cool down and rest and change clothes before the big ta-do. Cue sheets will be provided.
WTC WTC Club Meetings -- for miles on 10/06/2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm -- Pavilion farthest from park entrance 9:30 am Cyclists meet for a 30-mile ride (see cycling calendar for more details) 9:30 am Hike around the pond (see hiking calendar for further details). 10:00 am Kayakers meet and launch (see paddling calendar for further details). 10:30 am Short hike (see hiking calendar for further details). 12:30 pm Time to eat!!! Club will supply hamburgers, hot dogs, fixins, soda/water. Please bring dish to share (salads, snacks, main dishes, desserts). REGISTER online, or RSVP to Joan March to register for the picnic so that we’ll know how many burgers etc to buy. Lums Pond charges a $4 in-state, and $8 out-of-state daily admission fee without a DE State Park Pass. We would like to have a raffle again and we need to get some fun donations from local businesses. If you frequent a sporting goods store, bike shop, nursery, restaurant ...
HIKING Sunday Hiking -- for 7 miles on 10/06/2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm -- Plan on coming to the Wilmington Trail Club annual fall potluck picnic at Lums Pond State Park. See Picnic announcement for details. Join us for a hike around the pond (approx. 7 miles) at 9:30 a.m. These are well traveled trails with rocks and roots. There may be an occasional minor stream crossing.
PADDLING Touring Paddling -- for miles on 10/06/2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm -- A return to where it all began – Ingrid Jackoway will lead a paddle around Lums Pond from the beach. This is where many of you started your kayaking journey. RSVP to Ingrid for the paddle – ingrid at jackoway dot net Picnic at the pavilion following the paddle. Club will supply hamburgers, hot dogs, fixins, soda/water. Please bring a dish to share (salads, snacks, main dishes, desserts). RSVP to Joan March – jo_march at verizon dot net; or (302) 981-7255 to register for the picnic so that we’ll know how many burgers etc. to buy. Lums Pond charges a $4 in-state, and $8 out-of-state daily admission fee without a DE State Park Pass.
HIKING Sunday Hiking -- for 4-5 miles on 10/06/2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm -- Be ready to leave at 10:30 a.m. for a 4.6 -mile hike (with shorter option) beside the pond then circling back by woods trails. Meet at Pavilion 1 farthest from the entrance. Return to picnic area in time for the 12:30 annual picnic.