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Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

 

Group hayrides are available at Bellevue from September through November.
Preregistration is required by calling (302) 761-6963.

Two wagons leave every hour, on the hour according to this schedule:

    • Thursdays and Fridays: 10 a.m. – Noon and 5 - 8 p.m.
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
    • Sundays: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

    For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Bellevue State Park Office at (302) 761-6963.

Each wagon holds about 20 adults. Skewers for the campfire are provided; you supply your own food and beverages.

Public hayrides in the evening are available on specific days during the fall. The fee for public Hallowe'en Hayrides is $8 per person; hayrides that also include an activity such as pumpkin painting or candy apple making are $12 per person. Group reservations for public hayrides are limited to six people. Space is limited and preregistration is required by calling (302) 761-6963.

Learn more about Bellevue State Park

Bellevue State Park Hayride Schedule
Group Hayrides Saturday, September 26, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, September 27, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, October 01, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, October 02, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Candied Apple Making and Hayride Friday, October 02, 2015 6 – 9 p.m. and 7 – 10 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, October 03, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, October 04, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, October 08, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, October 09, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, October 10, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, October 11, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, October 15, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, October 16, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, October 17, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, October 18, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, October 22, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, October 23, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Pumpkin Painting and Hayride Friday, October 23, 2015 7 – 10 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, October 24, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, October 25, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wee Have Fun Club - Fall Colors Hayride Wednesday, October 28, 2015 10 a.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, October 29, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, October 30, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, October 31, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, November 01, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, November 05, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, November 06, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, November 07, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Sunday, November 08, 2015 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Group Hayrides Thursday, November 12, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Friday, November 13, 2015 10 a.m. – Noon; 5 – 8 p.m.
Group Hayrides Saturday, November 14, 2015 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Jingle Bell Hayride Saturday, December 12, 2015 3 p.m.

 


Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all hayrides.
Call (302) 655-5740 for availability and to register or reserve a wagon.

Join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip. Cost is $5 per person or $100 for the whole wagon. Each wagon holds approximately 20 adults.

  • Two wagons leave on the hour
  • Fridays: 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 5 to 8 p.m.
Don’t miss our special holiday hayrides!

Haunted Hayrides
Friday, October 18 and Saturday, October 19
Join us on a creepy hayride around the park, full of spooks and screams! Finish the night with a campfire. You may bring your own food and beverages. Wear your Halloween costume and add to the fun!
Two wagons leave every half-hour from 7-9 p.m.
Cost is $7 per person or $100 for the whole wagon.

Veteran’s Day Hayrides
Saturday, November 9
All active and reserve military personnel are welcome to join our wagon free of charge.

Learn more about Brandywine Creek State Park

Brandywine Creek Hayride Schedule

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Call (302) 655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon.

Group Hayride Friday, October 09, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Friday, October 09, 2015 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Saturday, October 10, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Haunted Hayride Friday, October 16, 2015 7 to 9 p.m.
Haunted Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 7 to 9 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 23, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Friday, October 23, 2015 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Saturday, October 24, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 24, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 30, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Friday, October 30, 2015 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Saturday, October 31, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 31, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, November 06, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Friday, November 06, 2015 7 p.m.
Autumn Hayrides Saturday, November 07, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 2 to 6 p.m.

 

NEW! Hayrides at Fort DuPont State Park

NEW this year at Fort DuPont! Enjoy a hay ride around the historic campus of Fort DuPont State Park. Enjoy the beauty of fall and learn a bit about history, as well. After the 45-minute ride, enjoy some time around a lovely campfire (and maybe roast some s’mores). Call the park office at (302) 834-7941 to register. $7 per person
Learn more about Fort DuPont State Park

Fort DuPont Hayride Schedule

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Call (302) 655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon.

Fall Hayrides 9/20/2015 5 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 9/20/2015 5:45 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 9/27/2015 5:45 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 9/27/2015 5 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 10/4/2015 5 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 10/4/2015 5:45 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 10/11/2015 5:45 p.m.
Fall Hayrides 10/11/2015 5 p.m.

 

Hayrides at Killens Pond State Park

Travel throughout the parks forests and fields in a rustic haywagon. Check the seasonal program guide on details on where to meet.  Hayrides are $4 per person, and space is limited.  Hayrides are also available during special events throughout the season. Hayrides can be arranged for private groups for $100 per hour.  Pre-register or schedule a hayride by calling (302) 284-4299. Learn more about Killens Pond State Park

Killens Pond Hayride Schedule
Hayrides Saturday, September 05, 2015 5 p.m.
Hayrides Saturday, September 05, 2015 6 p.m.
Hayrides Saturday, September 05, 2015 7 p.m.
Hayrides Saturday, September 05, 2015 8 p.m.
Harvest Hayrides Friday, October 16, 2015 6 p.m.
Harvest Hayrides Friday, October 16, 2015 7 p.m.
Harvest Hayrides Friday, October 23, 2015 6 p.m.
Harvest Hayrides Friday, October 23, 2015 7 p.m.

Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Roll through the woods and fields of Lums Pond State Park with your best hayriding buddies. Bring your own food to serve around an hour-long campfire after the ride (no alcohol allowed). The fee is $100 for a wagon that fits 20-30 people. Call (302) 368 6989 for more information. Learn more about Lums Pond State Park

Lums Pond Hayride Schedule
Group Hayride Friday, September 25, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, September 25, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, September 26, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, September 26, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, September 26, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, September 26, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, September 27, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, September 27, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, September 27, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 02, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 02, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 04, 2015 4 p.m.
Cider Hayride Sunday, October 04, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 04, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 09, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 09, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 11, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 11, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 16, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 16, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 18, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 18, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 23, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 23, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 25, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, October 25, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 30, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, October 30, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, November 01, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, November 01, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, November 06, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Friday, November 06, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 4 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 6 p.m.
Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 7 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, November 08, 2015 5 p.m.
Group Hayride Sunday, November 08, 2015 6 p.m.

Hayrides at Trap Pond State Park

Times and dates for public hayrides vary. For information on hayride times, call the nature center at (302) 875-5163.

  • Meet at the campstore for the Boundary Trail hayrides. Hayride themes will be posted on the park bulletin boards. The cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under. Please register at least 1 hour in advance at the campstore.
  • Campground tours travel to an isolated area of the park for a campfire program with hot chocolate or cider and s’ mores. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.
  • Picnic Hayrides meet at the Nature Center. Bring your own picnic lunch, enjoy the scenery of Trap Pond, then go for a ride on our haywagon through the west side of the park. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are welcome. The cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under. Learn more about Trap Pond State Park

Trap Pond Hayride Schedule
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, September 05, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Ride Saturday, September 12, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, September 12, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, September 19, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, September 26, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, October 03, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, October 10, 2015 5 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, October 17, 2015 4 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, October 24, 2015 4 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, October 31, 2015 4 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, November 07, 2015 4 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, November 14, 2015 4 p.m.
Fall Wagon Rides Saturday, November 21, 2015 4 p.m.


Hayrides at White Clay Creek State Park

On Saturdays and Sundays in the fall, take a 50-minute ride through the Possum Hill area of the park. The ride brings you back to an inviting campfire. Groups may bring food and beverages. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Your group may enjoy the campfire for up to one hour. The fee is $100 for a wagon that seats 25. Learn more about White Clay Creek State Park

White Clay Creek State Park Hayride Schedule
One Time Wonder: Homeschool Hayride at Possum Hill Friday, September 25, 2015 5 p.m.
Harvest Moon Hayride and Music Friday, September 25, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Harvest Moon Hayride and Music Saturday, September 26, 2015 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, September 27, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 3 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, October 03, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, October 04, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 3 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, October 10, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, October 11, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 3 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, October 17, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, October 18, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Saturday, October 24, 2015 3 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, October 24, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, October 25, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Hallo-weenie Hayride Friday, October 30, 2015 6 p.m.
Hallo-weenie Hayride Friday, October 30, 2015 7 p.m.
Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Saturday, October 31, 2015 3 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, October 31, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, November 01, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Saturday, November 07, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Autumn Group Hayride Sunday, November 08, 2015 4, 5, 6 and 7 p.m.

Auburn Heights Preserve

Auburn Heights Preserve offers a unique alternative to hayrides – steam power and antique automobiles, the technology that replaced haywagons. Rides are offered as part of the monthly events from June through November. Ride in a 1915 Stanley Mountain Wagon, Delaware’s only steam powered bus! You can also ride on the Auburn Valley Railroad, a 1/8-scale steam-powered train that rings the property. Depending on the event, other vehicles may be available for rides, including a 1916 Rauch & Lang electric car. Learn more about Auburn Heights Preserve