DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
A strenuous and rewarding hike up and down the hills on the east side of the Susquehanna River, including several good viewpoints, and a visit to Wind Cave. Expect several rocky sections and stream crossings. Bring lunch and plenty of water – this is a strenuous and long hike. Bad weather (or low turnout) cancels. Driving distance is 50 miles, plus 7-mile shuttle. Meet at the Park and Ride at Memorial Hall (Hockessin Fire Hall) on Rt. 41 in Hockessin, DE. We will leave promptly at 8:00 a.m. (You must contact the leader if meeting at the trailhead.)
WHERE: Hockessin Fire Hall
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.788164, -75.696492
NEAREST ADDRESS: 610 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE
Hockessin Fire Hall 610 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE
From the intersection of DE-2 (Kirkwood Hwy) & DE 41 (Newport-Gap Pike). Proceed north on DE 41 (Newport-Gap Pike) for 5.1 mi. Turn left onto Yorklyn Rd & proceed 0.1 mi. The parking lot is on the left.
A frequently used carpool meeting location.
No future events at this location
ADMIN FINALIZE: ACTUAL MILEAGE: PARTICIPANT COUNT: VOLUNTEER HOURS: EVENT CANCELLED: No