DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
We will hiking on an asphalt paved but very hilly trail, so trekking poles are recommended.
This hike is limited to 10 people and you must RSVP the leader via email no sooner than 6 days before the hike . Other respondents beyond the first 9 will be added to a second hike and notified if there has been a cancellation in the first hike. Please provide the leader with your phone number for notification in case of cancellations.
A second hike covering the same route will commence at 10:30 composed of those waitlisted from the first hike. It is important that those accepted to the first hike arrive for their meet-up at 9:45 to depart at 10:00am. Members informed they are included in the second hike are to arrive at 10:15 for meet-up and departure at 10:30am. Anyone needing to cancel from either hike should contact Leader 1 by 8:00am the day of the hike, who may then contact others waitlisted who didn’t get into either hike.
Do not show up for this hike without preregistering. This hike will follow the WTC Covid-19 guidelines. WTC has a new liability release form that is available on this website. Please read it. Please bring your mask, sanitizer, water, any snack and your own pen for the sign-in process.
WHERE: Delcastle County Recreation Area – Tennis Court Lot
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.747641, -75.658636
NEAREST ADDRESS: 800 McKennans Church Rd Wilmington, DE
Delcastle County Recreation Area – Tennis Court Lot 800 McKennans Church Rd Wilmington, DE
From the intersection of DE-2 (Kirkwood Highway) & DE-7 (Limestone Rd). Take DE-7 north for 0.6 mi. Bear right and take middle fork onto McKennans Church Rd & proceed 1.3 mi. Delcastle Recreation Area will be on the right. The tennis court lot is the last entrance on the right just before traffic light at Duncan Rd.