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WHEN:
DATE: 03/11/2020
TIME: 9:00am - 1:30pm (prompt start, estimated end)
MILEAGE: 8-9 miles


DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)

Hike will be flat and may be muddy.  Hike goes through Blackbird State Forest; mostly wooded, some field edges. Bring water and lunch.

Carpool Directions to Blackbird SF Hike at Tybout Tract.

Meet at Suburban Plaza Shopping center  at the  M&T bank parking lot; caravan will leave there at 8:00 AM.

Go to Rt. 896 south to Boyd’s corner road [intersection just south of  Summit  airfield].

Turn Left at Boyd’s corner rd  [at the Exxon Sta. at Summit Airport; this is Rt. 896], travel about 3-4 miles to Rt. 13.

Turn right onto to Rt. 13 south at Boyd’s Corner [opposite the Wawa].

Proceed south on rt. 13. Just past Townsend, Rt. 71 will join from the right;

Proceed about 1 mile, take the right turn onto Blackbird Forest Rd.

Go about 1 -1 ½ miles passing the RR tracks

Just past Oliver Guessford road, take the left turn onto the Tybout tract of Blackbird state forest.

Go to the rearmost parking lot, about 300 yds back.

LOCATION

WHERE:
Blackbird State Forest – Tybout Tract

EXACT COORDINATES:
39.345401, -75.675689

NEAREST ADDRESS:
502 Blackbird Forest Rd
Smyrna, DE 19977

MAPPING DIRECTIONS:
Google Mapping

PARKING FEE:
No

RESTROOM AVAILABLE:
Yes

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS:
From the DE-1 exit of I-95. Take DE-1 south, going over the Roth bridge take the right exit before the toll to DE-13 south. Proceed south on DE-13. Just past Townsend, DE-71 will join from the right, proceed about 1 mi. Turn right onto Blackbird Forest Rd. Proceed about 1.2 mi crossing the RR tracks. Just past Oliver Guessford Rd turn left into the Tybout Tract of Blackbird State Forest. Proceed about 300 yards, to the rearmost parking lot.


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EVENT CANCELLED: No
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