DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Coordinator: Larry Hess (484/508-8217; E: ).
The hike will start at 10 a.m. DNS representatives will lead the 4‑5‑mile hike through the Coverdale Farm and Burrows Run conservation areas. The terrain is hilly with some stream crossings. The parking lot is on the left at the end of the dirt road entrance to the farm. The address is 543 Way Road, Wilmington, DE.
Driving Directions: From Hockessin at the intersection of Lancaster Pike (Rt. 41) and Brackenville Road, turn onto Brackenville Road and continue north on Brackenville Road. At the end of Brackenville Road (about 2 miles), turn left onto Barley Mill Road. Go through the covered bridge and on up to Creek Road (Rt. 82). Turn right onto Creek Road. Continue about .3 miles and make a slight left onto Way Road. Continue about 1 mile on Way Road. The entrance to Coverdale Farm is on the left.