TIME: 9:00am - 1:30pm (prompt start, estimated end)
MILEAGE: 8 - 8-1/2 miles
This hike will be flat and may be muddy. Hike goes through mostly wooded areas with some field edges. Bring water and lunch. There is no parking fee.
- Carpool Meeting: Meet at Suburban Plaza Shopping center (Rt. 4 & Elkton Rd) at the M&T bank parking lot; we will leave there at 8:00 a.m. Hike leaves at 9:00 a.m.
- Driving: From Suburban Plaza. Go to Rt. 896 south to Boyd’s Corner Road. Left at Boyd’s Corner Road (at the Exxon Station at Summit Airport; this is Rt. 896), travel about 3-4 miles. Turn right onto Rt. 13 south at Boyd’s Corner (opposite the Wawa). Follow directions below starting at #3.
Blackbird State Forest – Tybout Tract
502 Blackbird Forest Rd
Smyrna, DE 19977