DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
This hike is limited to 10 people and you must RSVP the leader, Franz Portmann, by email in order to attend. You may RSVP starting 6 days prior to the hike (Sept. 7, 2020). If you RSVP and and secure a spot on the hike and later find that you cannot attend, please let the leader know right away so that someone else can take your place.
The hike will follow Covid 19 rules in the park. You must have a face mask with you on the hike and must wear it if you cannot maintain 6 feet apart distance. Also, please bring hand sanitizer and your own pen to sign in.
WHERE: White Clay Creek State Park – Possum Hill
NEAREST ADDRESS: 449 Smiths Mill Rd Newark, DE
White Clay Creek State Park – Possum Hill 449 Smiths Mill Rd Newark, DE
From the intersection of DE-2 (Kirkwood Highway) & DE-7 (Limestone Rd), head northwest on DE-7 N/Limestone Rd for 3.2 mi. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto DE-72 S/Paper Mill Rd for 2.3 mi. Turn right onto Smiths Mill Rd (Fairhill School Dr). The parking lot is on the left.
There is no assigned street address for this location, so use the GPS coordinates if possible! Access to this lot is on the west side of DE-72, exactly 1 mile south of the CVS, which is at the corner of DE-72 and Polly Drummond Hill Rd/Corner Ketch Rd. There is a street sign for Smith Mill Rd on the other side of DE-72. The Whitley Farms trailhead is here. This area also includes the “remote control air-flying field”.
No future events at this location
ADMIN FINALIZE: ACTUAL MILEAGE: PARTICIPANT COUNT: VOLUNTEER HOURS: EVENT CANCELLED: No