DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Meet at the “Woodlawn Trustees” parking area next to the Courtyard by Marriot hotel at 320 Rocky Run Parkway by 9 am for a brisk 15-17 mile hike on the Brandywine and Mason Dixon trails. Bring appropriate clothing, water, lunch and snacks. Trails are well travelled with roots and rocks. There may be an occasional stream crossing. Bad weather may cancel the hike and snowy conditions may require snow shoeing instead.
WHERE: First State National Historical Park – Rocky Run Pkwy
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.817912, -75.551552
NEAREST ADDRESS: 350 Rocky Run Pkwy Wilmington, DE
First State National Historical Park – Rocky Run Pkwy 350 Rocky Run Pkwy Wilmington, DE
From the intersection of I-95 and US-202, Wilmington, follow US-202 north for 3.5 miles. Turn left at the light across from Widener University and drive straight back Rocky Run Pkwy. Just past the Courtyard Marriott Motel and in front of the Homewood Suites, turn left to signed trailhead parking for Woodlawn Trustees Trails.
First State National Historical Park has an arrangement with CourtYard by Marriot for FSNHP lot #5.