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Chespeake & Delaware Branch Canal

Canal Street, Delaware City, DE
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Beautiful canal trail

Went along the length of the trail to the state line for geocaching. There were a few people... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
kurokitty
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Atlanta, Georgia
For hiking and bike riding

The historic canal is scenic and enjoyable to walk along. Most of its length there is a trails... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
podrozniczka60
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New Jersey
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  • Average12%
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“castle trail” (2 reviews)
“bike ride” (2 reviews)
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Canal Street, Delaware City, DE
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Went along the length of the trail to the state line for geocaching. There were a few people fishing and lots of boats enjoying the waterway. Definitely a highlight of my trip!

Thank kurokitty
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The historic canal is scenic and enjoyable to walk along. Most of its length there is a trails alongside the canal. Within Delaware City it assumes the form of particularly pretty promenade especially in the area of the marina and Battery Park. After a bike...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Chespeake and Delaware Branch Canal is an historic place for a visit. It is scenic and interesting and a nice outdoor stop.

Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

All in all this is become a beautiful trail system with a couple of easy hook ups you can do a bunch of different things. If you decide to park in Delaware city and ride out you can ride all the way out to the...More

1  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Nice trail for bicycling or walking along the canal. The scenery is nice. Clean; nice and flat 👍The trail can be ridden "down town" for a bite to eat and cold beer with views of the Delaware River.

1  Thank 02queen
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome ride and trails along the C&D canal! Nature at its best! Be safe and courteous and don't leave any trash behind!

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The Mike Castle Trail along the C & D is a wonderful and relaxing trip whether you are biking, skating, or walking. A friend and I took the trail from where it starts in Delaware City to the Summit North Marina in Bear, Delaware. It...More

Thank Beth_McD05
Reviewed 28 May 2012

This was built to shorten the distance by boat from this area to Philadelphia. It now serves as a lovely inland waterway in this part of Delaware

Thank Pnemiller
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