White Clay Creek State Park, Castle County

Nestled in the northwest corner of Delaware, the tranquil beauty of the park's forested hills create a relaxing oasis of cool green leaves and rushing streams. The park includes the Carpenter Recreation Area, featuring some of the finest hiking trails in the area; the pristine White Clay Creek Preserve; and the peaceful trails of Possum Hill. The park is located approximately 5 miles north of Newark, Route 896. 302-368-6900.