This Easy 7 Mile Trail Network In Delaware Features A Boardwalk, Bridge, Nature Center, And More

The Delaware Nature Society, Delaware Greenways, and Bike Delaware recently joined forces to embark on a huge project to convert old rail lines into a greenway, where residents and visitors to New Castle County can enjoy our state’s scenery and history all at once. Travel the Jack A. Markell trail in Northern Delaware to discover an often-overlooked world in your own back yard.

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You can find a trail map for the Jack A. Markell Trail on the Delaware Greenways website, here. It’s also worth looking into the DuPont Environmental Education Center, which may have programming or events that interest you!

For more gorgeous hiking in the First State, read about 12 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In Delaware Should Take and plan your next outdoor adventure.

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