A new picnic pavilion will provide picnicking options for larger groups at the Delaware State Park in Milford Township. The pavilion, built from Douglas Fir posts and beams, has a concrete floor, . cedar ceiling and standing seam metal roof.
Ed Nikles Custom Builder, Inc., recently built the picnic area featuring eco-friendly amenities at Lily Pond picnic area trailhead and forest demonstration, located on Schocopee Road in Milford. Inside a precast concrete restroom facility is a waterless composting toilet, an environmentally friendly feature
The pavilion, was advertised for bid to local contractors last year, was funded through a partnership between Pike County and state government.
Through an agreement with Pike County, the Pennsylvania Department of Natural Resources has taken over management of Lily Pond