DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Meet at the Alapocas Woods Ballfields for a 5-mile hike through the woods, one stream crossing, a visit to the Blue Ball Barn, a walk through a lovely neighborhood, and a visit to the Brandywine River. Restrooms at Blue Ball Barn. A walking stick is helpful for the stream crossing. Walking on dirt trails and paved paths.
WHERE: Alapocas Run State Park – Baseball Fields
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.773647, -75.565916
NEAREST ADDRESS: 290 Alapocas Dr Wilmington, DE
Alapocas Run State Park – Baseball Fields 290 Alapocas Dr Wilmington, DE
From the intersection of US-202 & DE-141. Head north on DE-141 for 207 ft. Make a U-turn in 0.2 mi. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto W Park Dr. Go through 1 traffic circle then 0.5 mi. Continue onto Augustine Rd for 0.4 mi. Turn right onto Alapocas Dr. Look for Alapocas ball field sign at the east entrance to the DuPont Experimental Station.