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Iron Hill Park

Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Good local park

The Iron Hill park is near Newark and offers a nice outdoor venue for walking or biking. There is... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
buffalojim67
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Lawrence, Kansas
A true hidden gem!

I drove passed this park for several years thinking it must be too small to be much of a challenge... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Geoff D
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Charlestown, Maryland
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
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“dog park” (8 reviews)
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Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Iron Hill park is near Newark and offers a nice outdoor venue for walking or biking. There is also some local history to discover if you take the time.

Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I drove passed this park for several years thinking it must be too small to be much of a challenge for running or mountain biking. Then one day when I was in a local bike shop the mechanic started raving about the trails at Iron...More

1  Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I take my grandchildren walking, here, and often we stop to enjoy swings and slides and climbing apparatus galore. There's a lot of wooded space. I don't know how many acres, but it looks to be quite a few. Admission is free, and the place...More

Thank SunSpott
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We having been bringing our dog here since he was a wee puppy. 2 areas, 1 for big dogs, 1 for little ones. We put our puppy in with the big dogs to teach him about the "pack". He has since grown to be extremely...More

Thank Chaz M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Not only is Iron Hill the highest elevation in Delaware, but it is also the site where thousands of american Indians cam to obtain rock material(s) to make arrowheads, and other survival items. The rock is Jasper-an amazing material found all over iron Hill. The...More

Thank wayne417
Reviewed 9 July 2016

A little bit of everything in a small package. Hiking, Frisbee golf, kids playground and a fenced in dog park. Usually a good number of dogs there segregated between two fenced areas by size of dog. Most of the people are attentive to their dogs...More

Thank mieczyslaw2015
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Iron Hill Park is a large, scenic, and well maintained state park. It has a great disc golf coarse that is thoughtfully and conveniently laid out. The trails are great for hiking especially if you have a dog.

Thank bpabian2016
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Only good things can be said about Iron Hill Park. It has a little something for almost everyone, it has hiking and biking trails that are very scenic. They have a dog park, a play ground for small children and an area for those who...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Iron Hill Park has a limited amount of features for the whole family but provides some unique alternatives not found everywhere. My wife and I enjoy the hiking as the trails are a mixture of hills and flatter trails. I enjoy the mountain biking that...More

3  Thank JoefromNewark
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I had lived in the area for 2 years before I realized this park existed. It's pretty well hidden and not everyone knows about it. It has a dog park, hiking trails and a disc golf course. All three are pretty good. Because the park...More

2  Thank iamholland
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