DESCRIPTION: (includes instructions, what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions)
Meet for hike start at 10:00 a.m. at Trail parking lot, Mt. Alverno Road. Half of the 4-mile route is paved and the remainder is an unimproved dirt trail over uneven terrain, but has no stream crossings. We will have a rest stop at Linvilla Orchard. DRIVING DIRECTIONS in addition to those indicated with the map:
From North Wilmington: Head out Foulk Rd. (261) into PA about 6.5 mi. from Concord Pike. At road’s end turn slight right onto Concord Rd. In 1.23 miles, turn left on 452 and proceed 0.79 mi. to Mt. Alverno Rd. Turn right and continue per the map instructions. From PA Rts. 202 and 1 (Baltimore Pike), Concordville: Head north on Rt. 1 towards Media. At 6.29 miles turn right onto 452. Proceed 2.44 miles to Mt. Alverno Rd. just past the Hardware Store. Turn left and continue per the map instructions.
WHERE: Chester Creek Trail- Mt. Alverno Road
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.8811111, -75.4266667
NEAREST ADDRESS: 645 Mt Alverno Rd Media, PA
Chester Creek Trail- Mt. Alverno Road 645 Mt Alverno Rd Media, PA
From the intersection of I-95 & US-202. Proceed north on I-95 for 7.9 mi. Take exit 2 & turn left onto PA-452 (Market St). Then proceed 3.3 mi. Turn slight right onto Mt. Alverno Rd. Turn half-right, cross bridge and in 0.3 mile look for parking lots on both sides of the road before you get to the Trail crossing. (If you reach Snyder’s Hardware Store you have gone too far.)
Rail trail in Delaware County.
No future events at this location
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