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    Where to Hang near Philly

    Thinking of heading towards Philadelphia area for a few days on the bike with my wife. Starting out in Southern Ontario, would like to stop somewhere NW of Philly the first night (but within an hour or so of the city). Day 2 I have to stop in Philadelphia for a few hrs and was thinking of then heading south through Jersey, take the Cape May-Lewes ferry and head back north, 2 nights total, potentially even hanging in the same place both nights

    Any suggestions of where to hang?

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    You might look into Cape Hènlopen State Park just next to place where the ferry arrives in Lewes. Not sure if they permit hanging though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drchip View Post
    You might look into Cape Hènlopen State Park just next to place where the ferry arrives in Lewes. Not sure if they permit hanging though.
    That's a little more south than I was looking at. Hoping to stay NW of Philly, somewhere closer to 600-700kms riding for the day.

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    Oh I see. Sorry I misunderstood. Not sure NW of Philly. N

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    No problem. Someone suggested French Creek which sounds about right for distance.

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    delaware water gap..not sure what the requirements are for that section of the at . it's north of easton..fair to say it's about 2hours to philadelphia. it used to be my go to place to hike for many years

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    That looks pretty good also, thanks.

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