DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
This is an alternate local hike in lieu of participating in the WTC scheduled Mt. Gretna hike listed for the same date. Parking is at the base of the tower and across the lawns by the tennis courts. The entire hike will be on paved surfaces, but will include hills. From Rockford Park we’ll head downhill to Brandywine Park, then after crossing the river by the waterworks, return via Trolley Square and the Highlands to Rockford Park.
WHERE: Rockford City Park – Tower Lot
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.767260, -75.574217
NEAREST ADDRESS: 11 Red Oak Rd Wilmington, DE
Rockford City Park – Tower Lot 11 Red Oak Rd Wilmington, DE
Exit from DE-52 onto Tower Rd (turn right if coming from the South and left if coming from the North). Wind around access road up to tower and parking area. Or I-95 to Delaware Ave exit, right on Pennsylvania Ave to Delaware Ave branch-off. Take Delaware Ave to right on Bancroft Parkway to park entrance.
No future events at this location
ADMIN FINALIZE: ACTUAL MILEAGE: PARTICIPANT COUNT: VOLUNTEER HOURS: EVENT CANCELLED: No