DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
7 mile hike, dinner at Wood Fired Pizza Shop, followed by a City of Newark sponsored Moonlight hike around the Newark Reservoir. Leader Terri Tipping, , c: 302-528-5224. Meet at the Newark Reservoir (Old Paper Mill Road) for a 7 mile hike starting at 4pm (we’ll hike along Pomeroy trail to Hopkins Road and back). Dinner at Wood Fired Pizza Shop (Cleveland Ave) ~6pm – 7pm; stay for the Family Friendly moonlight hike with the City of Newark Parks & Rec department on the paved path around the reservoir 7:30pm-8:30pm (additional 1.8 miles).
WHERE: Newark City Reservoir
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.