DESCRIPTION: (includes instructions, what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions)
Meet at 5:00 p.m. at the Newark Municipal Bldg. on S. Main St. (Elkton Road), Newark, DE. Walking will be on sidewalks and paved trails through Newark neighborhoods and the James Hall Trail to the UD Botanical Gardens & Creamery with a short people break to cool off in the UD ice arena. Pace will be slow to moderate. We will circle back to the Municipal Bldg. so hikers can stash backpacks and hiking poles & walk or drive to the Deer Park for dinner after the hike.
Newark City Municipal Building 220 S Main St Newark, DE
Heading west toward Elkton on DE-2 (South Main St / formerly Elkton Rd), proceed past Apple Rd, turn right at the light at the “Green Turtle” Sports Bar, immediate right into the parking lot of the Municipal Building and another right into the visitors section.