DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
8-9 miles, with early dinner option. Leader: Terri Tipping (, c: 302-528-5224). 8-9 moderate paced miles starting at the Newark Reservoir in Newark, DE. Optional stop at end at Wood Fired Pizza Shop (Cleveland Ave) for early dinner and refreshments. Bring water. Driving Directions: From Newark go North on Paper Mill Road turn right onto Old Paper Mill Road, parking lot is on the left. No parking fee.
WHERE: Newark City Reservoir
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.691805, -75.745966
NEAREST ADDRESS: 242 Old Paper Mill Rd Newark, DE
Newark City Reservoir 242 Old Paper Mill Rd Newark, DE
Go to the intersection of DE-2 (Kirkwood Hwy) & DE-7 (Limestone Rd). Proceed west on DE-2 (Kirkwood Hwy) for 4.9 mi. Turn right onto E Cleveland Ave & proceed 0.6 mi. Turn right onto Paper Mill Rd and proceed 0.3 mi. Turn right onto Old Paper Mill Rd and proceed 0.2 mi. The lot will be on your left.