DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
(But they are “good” miles!) A strenuous but rewarding 10-mile 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 water. Bad weather/slippery conditions (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 Route 41 in Hockessin, DE. We will leave promptly at 8:00 a.m. If meeting at trailhead, contact leader.
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.