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Glasgow Park

Rt 896 & Rt 40, Newark, DE
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We walk in Glasgow Park often

We have been using Glasgow Park as a walking trail since it first opened several years ago. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
184ralphd
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Bear, United States
Enjoyable

I enjoy meeting friends to use the walk path. I felt safe and enjoyed the scenery of the park... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
whitestar7
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Bear, Delaware
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"tennis courts"
in 32 reviews
"walking trails"
in 15 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 14 reviews
"sledding hill"
in 7 reviews
"porta potties"
in 5 reviews
"exercise stations"
in 5 reviews
"farmers market"
in 11 reviews
"all ages"
in 13 reviews
"play area"
in 8 reviews
"playground equipment"
in 6 reviews
"new castle county"
in 8 reviews
"open space"
in 3 reviews
"high hill"
in 3 reviews
"skate board"
in 3 reviews
"something for everyone"
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"summer months"
in 4 reviews
"nice playground"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been using Glasgow Park as a walking trail since it first opened several years ago. The walking path is 2.6 miles of paved surface that is well maintained. Over time they have added a skate park, a children's playground, picnic pavilions and a...More

Thank 184ralphd
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

I enjoy meeting friends to use the walk path. I felt safe and enjoyed the scenery of the park. There are nice playground equipment for the little children. Park benches along the path. Clean rest room area. Parking is adequate.

1  Thank whitestar7
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is a wonderful family- friendly park. Lots of walking trails, lots of open space, nice playground equipment. Lots of people there on Easter Sunday. So nice to see Delaware utilize open space for people to enjoy. Good amount of parking. First and Third Saturdays...More

1  Thank Motherhen03
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

This park has plenty of things for young kids and older kids. My grandsons love it and I get to sit and watch them have a wonderful time

1  Thank priscillaannettej
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I usually walk the park for daily exercise but I see lots of families there with children playing at the playground. There is also a doggie area for your dogs to run and in good weather they have a small farmers market which I like...More

1  Thank cabbro62
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

People would really enjoy jogging, walking even with their pets to come along. There is specific doggie park area.

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Glasgow Park is such a nice addition to the Route 40 corridor. The grounds and tennis courts are well kept. It's a great place to get out for some exercise or just watch the dogs play in the dog park. The walking trails are well...More

Thank ebarczak
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Reviewed November 27, 2017

This is a good place to take a walk by yourself, family or your dog. It's a spacious and well kept park that has interesting ongoing activities. The only issue is their lack of parking spaces even during non event days. This park is definitely...More

Thank SJacquelin
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

This park is give with so much to do for everyone in the family. The play area doesn't disappoint at all. The kids absolutely loved it. The trail for walking/running is great for exercising & staying fit. The skate park was great for my kids...More

Thank Jaybay302
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

The place in Newark are for open spac, trips for jogging or walking. The ground were safe and well maintained by the New Castle County Parks.

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gladys53gc
April 29, 2018|
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Response from pcmcgriff | Reviewed this property |
I have only walk around the park, but I know that pavillions can be reserved but I do not know any phone number to contact. Yes it gets busier there in the summer.
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Merle S
June 27, 2016|
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Response from mother thetesa | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. I think there is a plaque on the property with that information
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SouthPhillyAngel
September 6, 2015|
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Response from Tweetyrobin | Reviewed this property |
They are available for rent until Oct 31. Just pull up the park and all the information is there.
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