DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Meet at the Nature Center Parking lot (on the left) by 9:00 a.m. Choose between two hiking loops: 6-8 or 12-14 miles. This will be a flat, but speedy hike on the trails around Lums Pond. Bring snow shoes if snowy. Archery hunting is active: “Hunters should not be seen from the trail”.
WHERE: Lums Pond State Park – A5 (Nature Center)
NEAREST ADDRESS: 587 Buck Jersey Rd Bear, DE
Lums Pond State Park – A5 (Nature Center) 587 Buck Jersey Rd Bear, DE
From the intersection of DE-896 and US-40, proceed south on DE-896 for 2.6 mi. Turn left onto Howell School Rd and travel 0.4 mi. Turn right into the park. The lot areas are numbered in reverse, because the entrance was moved from one end to the other. Follow the park road, Area 5 is the first lot on the left.