Hayrides

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Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

 

Group hayrides are available at Bellevue from September through November for $125/wagon.
Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all hayrides.
Call (302) 761-6963 for availability and to register or reserve a wagon.

Two wagons leave every hour, on the hour according to this schedule:

    • Thursdays and Fridays: 10 a.m. – Noon and 5 - 8 p.m.
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
    • Sundays: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

    For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Bellevue State Park Office at (302) 761-6963.

Each wagon holds about 20 adults. Skewers for the campfire are provided; you supply your own food and beverages.

Public hayrides in the evening are available on specific days during the fall. The fee for public hayrides is $8 per person; hayrides that also include an activity such as pumpkin painting or candy apple making are $15 per person. Group reservations for public hayrides are limited to six people. Space is limited and preregistration is required by calling (302) 761-6963.

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Bellevue State Park Hayride Schedule
Jingle Bell Hayride Saturday, December 10, 2016 3 p.m.

 


Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all hayrides.
Call (302) 655-5740 for availability and to register or reserve a wagon.

Learn more about Brandywine Creek State Park

There are currently no hayrides scheduled at Brandywine Creek State Park.


 

NEW! Hayrides at Fort DuPont State Park

NEW this year at Fort DuPont! Enjoy a hay ride around the meadows and forests of Fort DuPont State Park. Enjoy the beauty of fall with friends and family. After the 45-minute ride, enjoy a 45 minute campfire and roast some s’mores. $7 per person. Private hayride rentals are available. Call the park office at (302) 834-7941 to register or book your private ride.

2016 Public & Private Schedule
October 2, 9, 23 & 30
Public ride at 5 pm
Learn more about Fort DuPont State Park

Fort DuPont Hayride Schedule

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Call (302) 834-7941 to register or reserve a wagon.


 

Hayrides at Killens Pond State Park

Travel throughout the parks forests and fields in a rustic haywagon. Check the seasonal program guide on details on where to meet.  Hayrides are $4 per person, and space is limited.  Hayrides are also available during special events throughout the season. Hayrides can be arranged for private groups for $100 per hour.  Pre-register or schedule a hayride by calling (302) 284-4299. Learn more about Killens Pond State Park

Upcoming Killens Pond Hayrides
There are currently no hayrides scheduled at Killens Pond State Park.

Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Roll through the woods and fields of Lums Pond State Park with your best hayriding buddies. Bring your own food to serve around an hour-long campfire after the ride (no alcohol allowed). The fee is $125 for a wagon that fits 20-30 people. Call (302) 368 6989 for more information. Learn more about Lums Pond State Park

There are currently no hayrides scheduled at Lums Pond State Park.


Hayrides at Trap Pond State Park

Times and dates for public hayrides vary. For information on hayride times, call the nature center at (302) 875-5163.

  • Meet at the campstore for the Boundary Trail hayrides. Hayride themes will be posted on the park bulletin boards. The cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under. Please register at least 1 hour in advance at the campstore.
  • Campground tours travel to an isolated area of the park for a campfire program with hot chocolate or cider and s’ mores. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.
  • Picnic Hayrides meet at the Nature Center. Bring your own picnic lunch, enjoy the scenery of Trap Pond, then go for a ride on our haywagon through the west side of the park. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are welcome. The cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under. Learn more about Trap Pond State Park

Trap Pond Hayride Schedule
Jingle Bell Hayride Saturday, December 10, 2016 3 p.m.
Jingle Bell Hayride Saturday, December 17, 2016 3 p.m.
Chilly Hayrides Saturday, January 07, 2017 3 p.m.
Chilly Hayrides Saturday, January 14, 2017 3 p.m.
Chilly Hayrides Saturday, January 21, 2017 3 p.m.
History Hayrides Saturday, February 04, 2017 3 p.m.
History Hayrides Saturday, February 11, 2017 3 p.m.
History Hayrides Saturday, February 18, 2017 3 p.m.


Hayrides at White Clay Creek State Park

On Saturdays and Sundays in the fall, take a 50-minute ride through the Possum Hill area of the park. The ride brings you back to an inviting campfire. Groups may bring food and beverages. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Your group may enjoy the campfire for up to one hour. The fee is $125 for a wagon that seats 25. Learn more about White Clay Creek State Park

White Clay Creek State Park Hayride Schedule

Auburn Heights Preserve

Auburn Heights Preserve offers a unique alternative to hayrides – steam power and antique automobiles, the technology that replaced haywagons. Rides are offered as part of the monthly events from June through November. Ride in a 1915 Stanley Mountain Wagon, Delaware’s only steam powered bus! You can also ride on the Auburn Valley Railroad, a 1/8-scale steam-powered train that rings the property. Depending on the event, other vehicles may be available for rides, including a 1916 Rauch & Lang electric car. Learn more about Auburn Heights Preserve

Auburn Heights Preserve Steam Schedule