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Alapocas Run State Park

1914 W Park Dr, Wilmington, DE 19803-3652
+1 302-577-1164
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Fall splendor right in the heart of the Mid-Atlantic.

People travel to New England or to other locales to see fall color; honestly, I stay home and... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Wilmington, Delaware
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We enjoyed the hike. Scenery was pretty down below where the old mill and stream are. There are... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
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1914 W Park Dr, Wilmington, DE 19803-3652
+1 302-577-1164
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

People travel to New England or to other locales to see fall color; honestly, I stay home and travel to Alapocas Woods/Brandywine Park. On this recent trip, I did more of a jog on the Greenway Trail. This trail is the "main drag" so to...More

Thank danielsmd1972
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We enjoyed the hike. Scenery was pretty down below where the old mill and stream are. There are big rocks you can sit on and a small water falls by the mill. Just wear boots. We had flip flops and a snake quickly went by...More

Thank shophappycamper
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I love to take the greenway down and spend an morning relaxing on walking around this park. Lovely and super

Thank georgepd
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This is a not well known but lovely park that parallels the Brandywine River. It can be accessed at many points. It has biking, walking, running friendly and has a rock climbing spot (need permit). There are also dirt trails for hiking, running only, no...More

Thank mealybug
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great park with trails through woods, rocky outcroppings, and along the Brandywine River.Many routes for many days of pleasant journeys. We walk here often

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love walking these trails with friends. This park connects several areas of Wilmington, providing many possible routes on any day. You can choose to hike through wooded areas, beside a river, or adjacent to a golf course. I sure-fire way to get your nature...More

Thank lovestotravel013
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Wilmington has fairly heavy traffic, so finding a good place to ride without dodging cars can be a challenge. The bike trails that start at Alapocas are a good choice. The are all macadam, so a mountain bike is not required. They also connect with...More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We visited here with my two year old grandson. This is a terrific park. The playground is full of safe equipment that can keep kids busy for hours. There is a walking, jogging and biking path, a golf course, ball fields, etc..

1  Thank Marty1357
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This park has a nice assortment of easy trails through the woods. The distinguishing feature is the many outcroppings.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 20 December 2015

A nice walk through an old growth forest. Depending how far you go, there are some challenging hills. Path leads to the Brandywine River.

Thank Path2b
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