DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Arrive ready to leave for a 4 to 5-mile hike in the park and into town at 10:00 a.m. in the parking lot of the MAIN ENTRANCE TO THE PARK.
NEW ENTRANCE: Stay on N. Walnut Street, 0.3 mile past the old entrance and turn left into the new entrance on the left, which you follow to the parking lot. GPS address: 198 N. Walnut St. Kennett Square, PA
WHERE: Anson B. Nixon City Park
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.851487, -75.708670
NEAREST ADDRESS: 405 North Walnut Road Kennett Square, PA
Anson B. Nixon City Park 405 North Walnut Road Kennett Square, PA
From the intersection of DE-141 & DE-52. Head northwest on DE-52 N (Kennett Pike) for 2.4 mi. Turn left onto Old Kennett Rd and proceed 4.7 mi. Old Kennett Rd turns slightly right and becomes PA-82 N for 1.5 mi. Turn right onto E Cypress. About 8 blocks, turn left on S. Walnut, Turn left onto Old Baltimore Pike (E State St) for only 190 feet. Turn right onto N Walnut St, Walnut Street becomes Walnut Road. Continue about 0.4 miles. Main Park Entrance will be on the left. Continue to large parking lot on right.