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Blockhouse Pond

Dupont Avenue & Johnson Avenue, Lewes, DE
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Nice area to take a walk

There is a macadam path that goes completely around the huge pond. There are often ducks swimming... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
1zane1
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Lewes, Delaware
Beautiful spot to walk, have a picnic, leashed dogs welcome

The park is large with many old trees, a beautiful pond and an island with picnic tables, grills... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2016
Constance C
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Lewes, Delaware
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  • Average14%
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23 Sep 2017
“Nice area to take a walk”
30 Jun 2016
“Beautiful spot to walk, have a picnic, leashed dogs welcome”
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Dupont Avenue & Johnson Avenue, Lewes, DE
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

There is a macadam path that goes completely around the huge pond. There are often ducks swimming around as well as frogs along the banks. The Lewes Farmers Market is held there on Saturdays from 8 until 12 and is a great spot for catching...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

The park is large with many old trees, a beautiful pond and an island with picnic tables, grills and a shelter. In sesaon in 2016 there is an excellent and beautifully laid out Farmers Market on Saturday morning in one corner of the park. A...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2016

The Blockhouse Pond is in the George H. P. Smith Park adjacent to Beebe Medical Center. There is a path that runs all the way around the pond and this makes it a very pleasant place for a stroll. According to information from the Lewes...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

We circle the pond several times each week There are benches to sit on so we seniors can rest. The ducks and geese are fun to watch and we always meet interesting dog people and their dogs.

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Reviewed 6 July 2015

Nice walk around a horseshoe shaped pond. Paved walkway which you will need if it has been raining as parts of the area can be rather damp.

Thank Wayne L
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Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Great place to break from work or any other reason you may be at the nearby hospital. I've walked it twice so far and both times were very pleasant.

Thank Ginger R
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

This pond has a great parking lot, play ground equipment and a paved trail that completely encircles the pond. The birds on the pond add to the scenery and so do the few fishermen. The city supplies doggie poo bags and places to dispose of...More

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