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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: New Castle, DE
Event Name: Colonial Capital
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106051 2017/Y0912
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1A
Description: Mon-Sat 6am-10pm; Sun 6am-6pm. (Owner occasionally closes earlier than posted closing times.) Closed Christmas. Walk goes through the historical section of New Castle, along a paved greenway, and a paved trail along the Delaware River. There are several older uneven brick sidewalks.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Fraternal Organizations, Honoring Our Flag, National Parks Centennial Challenge, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, Underground Railroad, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the USA A - Z, Water Towers, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times:
Location: A Pizza History
Start Point / Driving Directions: 625 Delaware St., New Castle 19720 (302-322-2662). NJ and I-295: exit for US-13 S to DE-141 (Basin Rd.) to New Castle. **Left on DE-273 (Delaware St.) Cross RR tracks, left at traffic island, start point on right. North and South on I-95, take DE-141 (Basin Rd.) exit to New Castle. **Continue as above. Due to limited parking in front of the restaurant, walkers are requested to park in the shopping center lot across the street.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Strollers and wheelchairs may have difficulty on the misaligned brick sidewalks.
Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Ron Nelson (717) 806-7343
Website: www.libertybellwanderers.net
E-Mail Contact: Rnel699@aol.com