TIME: 10:00am - 12:30pm (prompt start, estimated end)
MILEAGE: 5 miles
A 5-mile, multi-loop hike, including woods, fields, and garden paths. Wear boots or hiking shoes for rough woodland terrain; bring water and a snack. Restrooms are available at several locations. Meet leader prior to 10 AM starting time at far end of Visitors’ Parking lot at Winterthur (adjacent to Picnic House, where there are restrooms). Driving Directions: Enter grounds at main gate at traffic light at Rt. 52 and Old Kennett Road; follow signs to visitors’ parking lot (do not park in the bus stalls). Please note this is a specially arranged hike.
Winterthur Grounds and Gardens – Picnic House
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19735
Fees are charged year round here, but the club sometimes arranges special hikes with passes.