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Glasgow Park

Rt 896 & Rt 40, Newark, DE
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Well developed park

We just moved in to the area and found this wonderful, well developed park. They have a nice long... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boomerang025
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Homer
A great place to visit

This park has it all - a terrific walking path that even counts the miles for you, a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scarletirene
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Newark, Delaware
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Rt 896 & Rt 40, Newark, DE
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"tennis courts"
in 32 reviews
"walking trails"
in 15 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 15 reviews
"sledding hill"
in 7 reviews
"farmers market"
in 12 reviews
"porta potties"
in 5 reviews
"children's playground"
in 5 reviews
"exercise stations"
in 5 reviews
"all ages"
in 13 reviews
"play area"
in 8 reviews
"new castle county"
in 8 reviews
"open space"
in 3 reviews
"special needs"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful playground"
in 3 reviews
"skate board"
in 3 reviews
"summer months"
in 4 reviews
"bike ride"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just moved in to the area and found this wonderful, well developed park. They have a nice long paved walking trail, playgrounds, skate park, bark park, and bathroom facilities. I always see lots of people walking here early in the morning, and lots of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park has it all - a terrific walking path that even counts the miles for you, a wonderful playground, even an area for special needs kids, basketball courts, a dog park, a skateboard park, nature trails, picnic areas and a hill for sledding in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t know how we got it on us because we were just walking open field and dog park. But every time we go there, my dog comes back with at least one tick on his body. We have to be really careful and check...More

1  Thank AmyGin98
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I go to this park several times a week for a run or walk or just to sit and read. It’s great any time of year !

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to jog, bike ride, picnic . Also has a stocked pond with bass and sunfish. One word of caution, there are a lot of geese, so watch where you step...pooo.

Thank ALBERT C
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

this park has great trails and a great dog park. As you jog around you can experience some of the history of Delaware

Thank Barbara S
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We have been using Glasgow Park as a walking trail since it first opened several years ago. The walking path is 2.6 miles of paved surface that is well maintained. Over time they have added a skate park, a children's playground, picnic pavilions and a...More

Thank 184ralphd
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I enjoy meeting friends to use the walk path. I felt safe and enjoyed the scenery of the park. There are nice playground equipment for the little children. Park benches along the path. Clean rest room area. Parking is adequate.

2  Thank whitestar7
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a wonderful family- friendly park. Lots of walking trails, lots of open space, nice playground equipment. Lots of people there on Easter Sunday. So nice to see Delaware utilize open space for people to enjoy. Good amount of parking. First and Third Saturdays...More

1  Thank Motherhen03
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This park has plenty of things for young kids and older kids. My grandsons love it and I get to sit and watch them have a wonderful time

1  Thank priscillaannettej
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gladys53gc
30 April 2018|
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Response from pcmcgriff | Reviewed this property |
I have only walk around the park, but I know that pavillions can be reserved but I do not know any phone number to contact. Yes it gets busier there in the summer.
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Merle S
28 June 2016|
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Response from mother thetesa | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. I think there is a plaque on the property with that information
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SouthPhillyAngel
7 September 2015|
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Response from Tweetyrobin | Reviewed this property |
They are available for rent until Oct 31. Just pull up the park and all the information is there.
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