DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Meet at the Alapocas ballfields to depart at 10:00 a.m. for a 5-mile hike through the woods, a visit to the Blue Ball Barn (bathrooms available), a lovely neighborhood, and down to the Brandywine River. Bring a snack and water. There is one stream crossing, hiking through woods, then on paved trails of the Greenway. Drive to the end and park. No parking fee.
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.
MapQuest knows this address as: 697 Alapocas Dr, Wilmington, DE 19803.