Smyrna, Delaware (DE) Trails & Maps

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  • Atlantic County Bikeway

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 7.56 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The 7.5-mile Atlantic County Bikeway offers a relaxing escape from the crush of traffic surrounding Atlantic City, the beachfront gaming and resort town. The trail is situated 9 miles west of Atlantic City, near the nexus of the heavily traveled ...
  • Bicycle Trail - Cape Henlopen State Park

    State: DE
    Length: 3.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Bicycle Trail in Cape Henlopen State Park is a 3.5 mile paved loop trail through the park. The loop offers various branches that lead off into the marshes with wide vistas of the Atlantic Ocean and the opportunity to explore the "walking ...
  • Big Woods Trail-formerly Yelenoc Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 0 miles
    Surface:

    In Berks County, feasibility work has been started to design a trail section that will connect French Creek State Park to the Schuylkill River Trail. This is part of a Concept Plan for a trail called The Big Woods Trail that will connect the ...
  • Chester Creek Branch Rail Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 6.7 miles
    Surface:

    The Chester Creek Rail Trail is being developed along the Chester-Creek Branch rail line between the Caleb Pusey Plantation in Upland and the intersection with the SEPTA R3 line in Wawa. Phase I of the trail, between Lenni Rd. and Creek Rd. ...
  • Chester Valley Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 11 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    After years in development, the bulk of the Chester Valley Trail is open for use. When complete, the trail will run from Norristown to Downingtown—connecting to a number of other regional trails in both cities—via a former railroad corridor. The ...
  • Chestertown Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 1.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Chestertown Trail, which opened on Earth Day in 2012, runs along the southern edge of the historic Maryland Eastern Shore community of Chestertown. Development of the trail was made possible through a 2003 federal earmark by former Congressman ...
  • Christina Riverwalk

    State: DE
    Length: 1.3 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    The Christina Riverwalk is short (1.3 miles) but pleasant pathway along the Christina River, between the Russell Peterson Wildlife Refuge and the end of S. Popular Street, just beyond Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park. The trail offers access to ...
  • Cold Spring Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 2.72 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders officially opened the Cold Spring Bike Path in Lower Township on December 4, 2002. The 2.72-mile bike path runs from Sandman Boulevard to Sally Marshall Crossing in Atlantic Electric's right-of-way ...
  • Cresheim Trail (Cresheim Valley Rail-Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 0 miles
    Surface:

    The proposed Cresheim Valley Rail-Trail will connect neighborhoods of Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill, Wyndmoor, Cedarbrook and Laverock with the Wishickon Valley and the Schuylkill River Trail. The proposed route follows an existing PECO right-of-way ...
  • Cross Island Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Maryland's Cross Island Trail spans Kent Island in Queen Anne's County, providing multiple points of access to everything from libraries and schools to ball fields and the waterfront. It's an impressively signed, well-maintained, beautiful community ...
  • Downs Park Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Dirt

    Downs Park Trail is located in Downs Park on the Chesapeake Bay just north of Gibson Island. The 3.5-mile perimeter trail is paved, popular for walkers and cyclists alike, and an additional 1.5 miles of natural surface trail are offered. The ...
  • Easton Rails-to-Trails

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 2.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Easton Rails to Trails runs from Dutchmans Lane in southern Easton, Maryland, to North Easton Park—a large sports complex—over 2.5 miles away. The trail opened in 1998 and has been a popular local amenity since that time. Because it runs ...
  • Elephant Swamp Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Gravel, Sand

    The Elephant Swamp Trail is built on top of the former railroad bed that once ran from Glassboro to Bridgeton, NJ. Elk Township maintains the easement through Elephant Swamp, and the trail passes among streams, wetlands and farm fields from ...
  • Enola Low Grade Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 28.9 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    The Enola Low-Grade Trail (formerly the Atglen-Susquehanna Trail) is open for nearly 29 miles in disconnected segments between the Susquehanna River and Atglen in southeastern Pennsylvania. It follows an abandoned right-of-way of the Enola Low ...
  • Estell Manor Park Trails

    State: NJ
    Length: 4 miles
    Surface: Cinder, Dirt, Sand

    Estell Manor Park, 3.5 miles south of Mays Landing, New Jersey, has an extensive system of trails for mountain biking, hiking and walking, and includes a 1.8-mile, fully accessible boardwalk that takes visitors through wetlands and coastal forest ...
  • Georgetown-Lewes (Half Moon Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 16.8 miles
    Surface:

    Plans are on the table to develop a Rail-with-Trail that will connect Georgetown, Delaware to the existing trails outside Lewes, Delaware. DeDOT is scheduling public meetings to discuss possible routing for the trails which will parallel a section ...
  • Gloucester Township Health and Fitness Trail (aka Blackwood Railroad Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 2.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Gloucester Township Health and Fitness Trail, formerly known as the Blackwood Railroad Trail, is a paved bicycle/pedestrian path in Blackwood, Gloucester Township. The bikeway is constructed on an abandoned railroad right-of-way and connects ...
  • Gordons Pond Trail - Cape Henlopen State Park

    State: DE
    Length: 2.7 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    Gordon's Pond Trail is located in Cape Henlopen State Park and skirts the western side of Gordon's Pond, a 900-acre salt water lagoon. Taking the trail out and back covers close to 5 miles. The trail is popular with bird watchers as it is located ...
  • James F. Hall Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 1.76 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The James F. Hall rail-with-trail packs a lot into a short stretch: Its paved surface is great for bicycling, inline skating and strolling, and there are multiple playgrounds, picnic areas and access points along the route. Best of all, this ...
  • John N. Balis Bikeway

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 0.51 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The John N. Balis Bikeway is a half mile paved trail along a former rail corridor that now serves as an electrical transmission right of way in the suburban community of Runnemede. The southern end of the trail begins at the northeast corner ...
  • Junction and Breakwater Rail Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Ballast

    This beautiful, pine-studded rail-trail winds through Cape Henlopen State Park next to wetlands and farmland, offering a break from the nearby beaches and eclectic shopping areas. The trail runs from Wolfe Neck in Lewes to the town of Rehoboth ...
  • Kensington & Tacony Trail (K&T Trail)

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 1.8 miles
    Surface:

    Part of the planned 11 mile North Delaware Riverfront, the Kensington and Tacony Trail (K& T Trail) is planned for construction in 2013. Begins at Arsenal Boat Launch and ends just south of Tacony Boat Launch - per Carol Myers with Delaware ...
  • Kent Island South Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 5.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Kent Island South Trail is one of two popular recreational trails (along with the Cross Island Trail) on Maryland's Kent Island, the largest island in the Chesapeake Bay. The trail runs parallel to Romancoke Road/State Route 8 for its entire ...
  • Killens Pond Bikeway

    State: DE
    Length: 1.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Bike Trail begins outside of the park along Killens Pond Road passing Lake Forest High School. The trail crosses the main entrance, then turns into the Park. It is on an easy grade over a paved or crushed stone surface. Trail users will ...
  • Little Jersey Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 7.2 miles
    Surface: Dirt

    The Little Jersey Trail loops through the park on packed earth surface. The trail is wide to accommodate shared-use among hikers, bikers, and equestrians. Trail users will traverse forested areas and the edges of fields and get a full appreciation ...
  • Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 2.5 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    Maryland's Susquehanna State Park is recognized for challenging hiking and biking trails, camping facilities, rock outcroppings, boating, a museum and restored historical sites. But none of these outshines the Susquehanna River, which sweeps ...
  • Lums Pond State Park trails

    State: DE
    Length: 17.5 miles
    Surface: Dirt

    Lums Pond State Park is built around the largest freshwater pond in Delaware. The park features excellent fishing, sports facilities, hiking trails and more on its 1790 acres on the north side of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. Covering 200 ...
  • MA & PA Heritage Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone, Dirt

    The MA & PA Heritage Trail is found in two segments (about 2 miles apart) through the wooded parks of Maryland's Bel Air and Forest Hill communities. The folksy sounding name actually stands for the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, which ...
  • Michael N. Castle Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Michael N. Castle Trail, named after the former governor and U.S. congressman, currently offers a 9-mile scenic route along the north shore of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal in northern Delaware. The C&D Canal was built in the early 1800s ...
  • Middle Township Bike Path

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 4.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Middle Township Bike Path runs for 4 miles, between Cape May County Park and the community of Whitesboro. Along the way, trail-goers can access the park’s zoo, Atlantic Cape Community College, Davies Sports Complex, and the 4-H Fairgrounds. One ...
  • Mispillion River Greenway (east & west of Milford)

    State: DE
    Length: 1 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    The Mispillion River Greenway is located on South Washington Street along the Mispillion River. The greenway provides a peaceful view of the lovely Mispillion River. The greenway is surfaced with brick and concrete. For more information contact ...
  • Monroe Township Bikeway

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 6.36 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Monroe Township Bikeway is a 6.36-mile connection between the suburban communities of Glassboro and Williamstown. In Glassboro the trail passes through the dense forest of the Glassboro Fish and Wildlife Management Area and then transitions ...
  • New Castle Industrial Track

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 3.7 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    New Castle Industrial Track follows an abandoned rail corridor and will eventually link New Castle with the Wilmington waterfront. Already the trail spans nearly 4 miles in two disconnected segments between Christina River and the Delaware River. The ...
  • Northern Delaware Greenway

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 9 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone

    The Northern Delaware Greenway Trail spans 9 miles of northern New Castle County from Fox Point State Park on the Delaware River to the Brandywine Creek and the City of Wilmington. This urban trail connects with Wilmington's Walkway System and ...
  • Parkside Trail (Camden Greenways)

    State: NJ
    Length: 0.25 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Parkside Trail is a just tiny segment of the larger Camden Greenways, a proposed system of trails currently under construction. When complete, the greenway will follow along a portion of the Delaware River, Cooper River and Newtown Creek ...
  • Pineland Trail - Cape Henlopen State Park

    State: DE
    Length: 2 miles
    Surface: Sand

    The Pineland Trail is a two-mile loop that meanders on a gentle grade through coastal upland pine forest over packed and loose sand. Nature enthusiasts will discover four species of pine, including loblolly, Virginia, pitch, and black, as well ...
  • Pomeroy Rail-Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 4.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Pomeroy Rail-Trail offers both urban connections to the University of Delaware campus, Newark Shopping Center, DART Transit Hub, and the downtown area, as well as the recreational amenities of White Clay Creek State Park. To further enjoy ...
  • Port Norris Pathway

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 1 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone

    This community trail begins at the intersection of Main and Pearl streets in the town of Port Norris, near the mouth of the Maurice River. It connects Port Norris with Bivalve. At one time the area was a center for the oystering industry. The ...
  • Reading Viaduct

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 1 miles
    Surface:

    From the Reading Viaduct Web page: "The Reading Viaduct Organization is a non- profit organization dedicated to the reuse of the Reading Viaduct, an elevated rail structure in Philadelphia , PA. Co-Founded by Sarah McEneaney and John Struble. ...
  • Redden State Forest Headquarters Loop Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 4 miles
    Surface: Dirt

    Redden State Forest is located just north of Georgetown in Sussex County. The state forest offers more than 44 miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, birdwatching and hunting on several thousands acres. The most popular trail is a four-mile ...
  • Riverview Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 1.4 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    The Riverview Trail makes a loop through Fox Point State Park along the Delaware River in Wilmington. The trail circles an open field along the west bank of the river.
  • Salt Marsh Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 1.1 miles
    Surface: Sand

    The trail intersects the Walking Dunes Trail approximately at its midpoint. This 1.1 mile spur offers opportunities for plant and wildlife observation and views of tidal marsh along its gentle path of packed and loose sand.
  • Schuylkill River Trail - Valley Forge to Philadelphia

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 27 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Valley Forge to Philadelphia segment of the Schuylkill River Trail stretches 27 miles along the historic Schuylkill River, from downtown Philadelphia at the Philadelphia Museum of Art out to Montgomery County and Valley Forge National Historic ...
  • Seashore Line Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 10 miles
    Surface: Dirt

  • Seaside Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 0.6 miles
    Surface: Sand

    The Seaside Trail in Cape Henlopen State Park is a .6 mile trail taking visitors from the Seaside Nature Center to the Delaware Bay beach where you can continue to walk miles of beach at your leisure. This flat, loose sandy surface trail offers ...
  • South Shore Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 10.3 miles
    Surface:

    The South Shore Trail is part of the Grand History Trail concept. For more information, visit www.railstotrails.org/grandhistorytrail: From the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Greenway Commission: The South Shore Trail is a planned ...
  • St. Michaels Nature Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: MD
    Length: 1.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The St. Michaels Nature Trail skirts the western edge of the scenic town of St. Michaels, Maryland, which was built on the site of a 17th century Anglican church that eventually lent the settlement its name. Now the town is a popular tourist ...
  • Struble Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 2.6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Chester County Parks & Recreation Department opened this trail in 1979 on part of a former Pennsylvania Railroad right-of-way. Today the 2.6-mile trail attracts more than 125,000 visitors each year. Named for the late Robert G. Struble, ...
  • The Lions' Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 0.4 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Picking up directly across Norwood Road from the Struble trail's south end point, The Lions' trail offers a half mile of paved trail winding through scenic Kardon Park with 10 acres of ponds and over 40 acres of open green space, wetlands and ...
  • Trap Pond State Park Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Cinder, Crushed Stone

    Very nice multi use trail system in an underused & understaffed State Park. Five mile loop around Trap Pond is accomplished by following the Loblolly & American Holly trails. Plenty of other side trails & Park Roads give the user plenty of options. ...
  • Tri-Valley Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 0.8 miles
    Surface: Dirt

    The Tri-Valley Trail begins at Hopkins Road, near the nature center in White Clay Creek State Park, and travels south just shy of a mile to Wedgewood Road. The natural-surface trail parallels the west side of White Clay Creek and is surrounded ...
  • United States Avenue Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    United States Avenue Trail, which is also know locally as the "Green Trail" travels through a primarily wooded landscape between Foster Avenue and Egg Harbor Road in Gibbsboro, New Jersey. At the Foster Avenue end, the trail starts in front ...
  • Valley Forge to Heinz Refuge (aka Forge to Refuge)

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 0 miles
    Surface:

    a proposed 18 mile shared use pathway is envisioned by area residents in Delaware and Chester counties of Pennsylvania. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is leading the preliminary work of envisioning a trail that could connect Valley ...
  • Walking Dunes Trail

    State: DE
    Length: 2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Sand

    The trail travels through wooded uplands, traverses tidal marsh, and terminates at The Great Dune. It follows a gentle grade, suitable for all levels of hiking fitness, over sand, crushed shells, or pavement for 2 miles. In late spring, look ...
  • Warwick - Ephrata Rail Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: PA
    Length: 7.1 miles
    Surface:

  • White Clay Creek State Park trails (part of the Northern Delaware Greenway)

    State: DE
    Length: 40 miles
    Surface: Ballast, Crushed Stone, Dirt

    White Clay Creek State Park was created in 1968 when the state purchased 24 acres of land. The park has since grown to almost 2,500 scenic acres in the continuing effort to preserve and protect the natural resources of the valley. The park has ...
  • Wildwood Crest Bike Path

    State: NJ
    Length: 1 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Wildwood Crest Bike Path is a one-mile bike path that runs along the beach from East Cresse Avenue to East Rambler Road.
  • Woodbine Railroad Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: NJ
    Length: 3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Woodbine Railroad Trail occupies the right-of-way of a former Pennsylvania and Reading railroad line. For more information contact the Borough of Woodbine at 609-861-2153.
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