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Iron Hill Park

Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Iron Hill Science Center is NOT part of the park

Took granddaughter to park and we stopped off a the new Iron Hill Science Center. Was kindly... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2017
wildmommms
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Newark, DE
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 April 14, 2017
buffalojim67
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Lawrence, Kansas
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Nov 12, 2017
“Iron Hill Science Center is NOT part of the park”
Apr 14, 2017
“Good local park”
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Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Took granddaughter to park and we stopped off a the new Iron Hill Science Center. Was kindly advised there was a $2 admission as the science center is not part of the park. We were not prepared for this and exited and continued up the...More

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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.

1  Thank buffalojim67
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Reviewed 18 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

2  Thank Geoff D
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Reviewed 10 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

1  Thank SunSpott
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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
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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
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Reviewed 10 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
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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.

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Reviewed 29 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
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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
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Response from wildmommms | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I just visited the park, not in charge of renting the pavilion. But it is very cute and I’m sure it would be perfect for a baby shower. Sorry I can’t tell you who to contact.
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