Hiking in Delaware State Parks

With more than 100 miles of trails available to explore, hiking is one of the best ways to experience your Delaware State Parks. By following some simple tips and techniques, you can enjoy hiking all year. It's a great way to get away and enjoy nature, it's easy to start, and it's also a great form of exercise. Don't forget to take advantage of Delaware State Parks year-round guided hikes!

Hiking Trails in Delaware State Parks

 
Park Trail Type of Trail Miles Ease Handicapped-Accessible Trail Trail Challenge
Alapocas Run Alapocas Woods Hiking 0.7 Easy to Moderate No No
PawPaw Hiking 0.3 Easy No No
Northern Delaware Greenway Hiking, Biking 2.0 Easy Yes No
Bellevue Northern Delaware Greenway Hiking, Biking 1.6 Easy Yes No
Equestrian Hiking, Equestrian 2.7 Easy No No
Oval Track Hiking, Biking 1.2 Easy Yes No
Brandywine Creek Indian Springs Hiking 1.8 Easy to Moderate No Yes
Rocky Run Hiking 2.0 Moderate Yes* Yes
Hidden Pond Hiking 2.8 Easy to Moderate No Yes
Northern Delaware Greenway Hiking, Biking 2.5 Easy Yes No
Cape Henlopen Pinelands Hiking 2.0 Easy No Yes
Seaside Nature Hiking 0.6 Easy No No
Beach Hiking, Equestrian 4.6 Easy to Moderate No No
Walking Dunes Hiking, Biking 1.6 Easy No Yes
Salt Marsh Spur Hiking, Biking 0.6 Easy No No
Gordons Pond Hiking, Biking 2.75 Easy to Moderate No No
Bike Loop Hiking, Biking 3.0 Easy to Moderate Yes No
Junction and Breakwater Hiking, Biking 5.0 Easy Yes Yes
Delaware Seashore Burton Island Hiking 1.5 Easy No No
Thompson Island Hiking 3.0 Easy No No
Beach Area Hiking, Equestrian 4.6 Easy to Moderate No No
Prickly Pear Hiking, Biking, Equestrian 3.0 Easy No No
Fort Delaware Prison Camp Hiking 0.8 Easy No Yes
Fenwick Island Fenwick Island Hiking, Equestrian 2.6 Easy No No
Fort Dupont River View Hiking 1.1 Easy No Yes
Port Penn Hiking 0.9 Easy No No
Fox Point Riverview Hiking, Biking 2.0 Easy Yes Yes
Holts Landing Seahorse Hiking, Biking, Equestrian 1.2 Easy Yes No
Killens Pond Pondside Hiking 2.6 Easy to Moderate Yes** Yes
Cross Country Hiking 3.1 Easy No No
Life Course Hiking 0.8 Easy Yes No
Bike Hiking, Biking 2.0 Easy Yes No
Lums Pond Swamp Forest Hiking 7.1 Easy Yes** Yes
Sensory Loop Hiking 0.1 Easy Yes No
Little Jersey Hiking, Biking, Equestrian 8.1 Easy No No
Trap Pond Cypress Point Hiking 1.0 Easy Yes** No
  Island Hiking 0.6 Easy Yes** No
  American Holly Hiking, Biking 0.7 Easy Yes No
  Boundary Hiking, Biking, Equestrian 3.6 Easy Yes** No
  Loblolly Hiking, Biking, Equestrian 4.6 Easy Yes Yes
White Clay Creek Big Pond Hiking 2.0 Easy No No
Millstone Hiking 1.3 Easy to Moderate No No
Twin Valley Hiking 3.9 Moderate No Yes
David English Hiking, Biking 2.4 Moderate No Yes
Whitely Farms Hiking, Biking 3.1 Moderate No No
Bryan's Field Hiking, Biking 2.1 Moderate No No
Boundary Line Hiking, Biking 1.4 Moderate No No
Pomeroy Hiking, Biking 2.0 Easy Yes No
Chestnut Hill Hiking, Biking 3.4 Moderate No No
Tri-Valley Hiking, Biking 3.1 Moderate No No
Wilmington - Brandywine Park Northern Delaware Greenway Hiking, Biking 0.9 Easy Yes No

* Northern Delaware Greenway Trail portion only.

** Partially.

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