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Nice enclosed dog park

Have brought our dog here a number of times, where they have 2 enclosed areas for dogs, one for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Delaware_Yankee
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Newark, Delaware
Nice and peaceful

Very nice and pleasant walk through the park. We were staying up the road at the Homewood Suites... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
LewisB78
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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
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Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 30, 2013

The park itself has multiple items of interest. First, is the only still suviving DuPont School built for Black American Children. It has old desks, a old stove, etc. Iron Hill itself is one of the highest locations in Delaware, and was used during war...More

3  Thank DaveRudy
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Reviewed June 21, 2012

Just 15 minutes outside of Newark. A little hike you can do, but nothing really interesting to see. Not a "must se"...

3  Thank ThomasAndAlex
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have brought our dog here a number of times, where they have 2 enclosed areas for dogs, one for smaller dogs, one for the larger breeds. They are kept in decent shape, there's running water for the dogs. Most owners clean up behind their pets....More

Thank Delaware_Yankee
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Very nice and pleasant walk through the park. We were staying up the road at the Homewood Suites Hotel and was looking for a nice place to walk and stumbled across this park.

Thank LewisB78
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is great park. There is little dog park area. It is separated by small and large dog. We went to the wrong day which was after the heavy rain. So everywhere was too muddy for us to hike deeper. I will definitely try on...More

Thank AmyGin98
Reviewed November 12, 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

2  Thank wildmommms
Reviewed April 14, 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
Reviewed October 17, 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
Reviewed September 9, 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
Reviewed September 7, 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 August 24, 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 July 9, 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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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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