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The Best Hiking in Newark

Looking for the best hiking in Newark? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Newark. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Newark

  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Redd Park Trail

    3.9 mi / 272 ft gain
    Redd Park Trail is a 3.9 mile out and back hike that takes you by a lake located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Newark Reservoir Trail

    1.8 mi / 98 ft gain
    Newark Reservoir Trail is a 1.8 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Lenape, Possum Hollow And Double Horseshoe Trail Loop

    3.8 mi / 374 ft gain
    Lenape, Possum Hollow and Double Horseshoe Trail Loop is a 3.8 mile loop hike that takes you past wildlife located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike the Delaware Arc Monument Loop

    4.5 mi / 464 ft gain
    Hike or bike to this monument, which marks the meeting point of the Delaware Arc and the PA Mason Dixon Line. Follow the blue trail, then look for an unmarked trail leading to the yellow trail as you leave the farm yard area. The yellow trail loops you back to the parking lot.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Lenape Loop South, Middle Run Natural Area

    4.4 mi / 354 ft gain
    Lenape Loop South, Middle Run Natural Area is a 4.4 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Chestnut Hill Trail

    3.3 mi / 272 ft gain
    Chestnut Hill Trail is a 3.3 mile loop hike that takes you past scenic views located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Snow Goose Loop

    2.4 mi / 223 ft gain
    Snow Goose Loop is a 2.4 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike the Whitely Farms Trail

    7.6 mi / 400 ft gain
    This well marked trail leads through cornfield and woods on a scenic and easy loop. Biking is also permitted on the trail. To include the David English Trail loop in your hike, keep an eye out for the trail junction at the 0.3 mile mark.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Whitely Farms Trail

    7.4 mi / 682 ft gain
    Whitely Farms Trail is a 7.4 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Bryan's Field Trail

    3 mi / 196 ft gain
    Bryan's Field Trail is a 2.9 mile loop hike that takes you past scenic views located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Arc Corner Monument Loop

    1.8 mi / 187 ft gain
    Arc Corner Monument Loop is a 1.8 mile loop hike that takes you by a river located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike the PennDel Trail at White Clay Creek SP

    5.0
    1.9 mi / 0 ft gain
    White Clay Creek State Park is a large expanse of beautiful woods and streams with over 37 miles of trails. The PennDel Trail follows White Clay Creek and winds through the hardwood forests.  The PennDel Trail actually begins at the Pennsylvania state line, but the easiest way to access the trail...
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike White Clay Creek Preserve Loop Trail

    11.5 mi / 856 ft gain
    This trail runs through a wooded area and is great for all skill levels. It is mostly used for walking, hiking, running, and mountain biking. Though the entire loop itself is quite lengthy, there are connecting trails that you can embark on to add to or shorten your trip. The trails are well main...
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike David English Trail & Boundry Line

    5.9 mi / 515 ft gain
    David English Trail & Boundry Line is a 5.9 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike Yeatman Station Road Loop

    5.9 mi / 259 ft gain
    Yeatman Station Road Loop is a 5.9 mile loop hike that takes you by a river located near Newark, Delaware.
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  • Newark, Delaware

    Hike David English Trail

    2.4 mi / 226 ft gain
    David English Trail is a 2.4 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Newark, Delaware.
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