Celebration National Trails Day with Delaware Humanities and Maryland Humanities on the Cardin-Castle Trail which runs between the First State and the Old Line State. From 9 AM to 12 PM this day only along the trail between Chesapeake City and the South Lums Trailhead you will find QR codes linked to literary passages about nature and the area. Two guided walks will take place that will last approximately 60 minutes each. The first will start at the Ben Cardin Trailhead in Chesapeake City at 9:30 AM. The second will start at 11 AM at the South Lums Trail Head. More information about the hikes will be available soon.
The trail runs along the beautiful Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. This flat, paved trail is perfect for families, strollers, cyclists, and hikers. Please note that the Maryland side in particular does not have shade, so be sure to wear a hat, sun screen, and bring plenty of water to drink. Public reOne way between South Lums Trail Head and Chesapeake City is approximately 5 miles.
This event is rain or shine, but will be cancelled in cases of severe weather. Cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page and website.