DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Hike will be at a moderately fast miles (2.8-3mph pace), returning to parking lot to join with City of Newark Parks & Rec Family Friendly Moonlight hike for an additional slow 1.8 miles around the reservoir for sunset and full moonrise. You may want to bring flashlight/headlamp. Optional dinner afterwards at consensus location.
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.