Academy of Natural Sciences

Targeted Facebook ads got me on this one. For months I have been seeing sponsored posts from the Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University in Philadelphia come across my news feed. Every time I saw one I would make a mental note to add it to “the list” for this year’s adventures. Finally, the […]

Hunn Nature Park

How is it that I’ve lived in Dover for the majority of my life and haven’t heard of Hunn Nature Park?? Because it’s new! Well, relatively speaking anyway. Kent County Parks and Recreation manages the land and in 2016, it was opened to the public. Aside from one very helpful article, there isn’t a ton […]

Eden Mill Nature Center

After our visit to Kilgore Falls, we drove a few minutes down the road to have a picnic lunch at Eden Mill Nature Center. It was the perfect location for a double adventure day. First things first…we needed the bathrooms. We found them quickly but discovered that they are only open during programming so we […]

Kilgore Falls

I “save” adventures like this for the best of days. I know it sounds weird, but in my mind I have organized our personal Buckit List by level of importance and waterfall hikes are ALWAYS in the top. There are very few within a two hour drive of central Delaware so when the forecast predicted […]