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Iron Hill Park

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Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Great and quiet park

This is great park. There is little dog park area. It is separated by small and large dog. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AmyGin98
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Newark, Delaware
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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 12, 2017
wildmommms
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Newark, DE
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1 week ago
“Great and quiet park”
Nov 12, 2017
“Iron Hill Science Center is NOT part of the park”
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Whittaker Rd, Between Old Batlimore Pike & Welsh-Tract Rd, Newark, DE
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed May 27, 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
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Reviewed October 28, 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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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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