DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Five level miles total, out and back, along the Brandywine, starting from Peter’s Rock parking area at 10:00 a.m. Bring water. Driving Directions: From intersection of Rt. 202 and Naamans Road, drive west on Beaver Valley Road. Continue straight at the stop sign onto Beaver Dam Road. Turn left at the T-junction near Brandywine Creek, the parking lot is on your right.
WHERE: First State National Historical Park – Beaver Valley
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.833806, -75.575360
NEAREST ADDRESS: 199 Brandywine Creek Rd Wilmington, DE
First State National Historical Park – Beaver Valley 199 Brandywine Creek Rd Wilmington, DE
From the intersection of US-202 (Concord Pike) & DE-92 (Beaver Valley Rd) proceed west on Beaver Valley for 1.4 mi. At stop sign go straight onto Beaver Dam Rd & proceed 0.7 mi. Turn left onto Brandywine Creek Rd & proceed 0.1 mi. The parking lot will be on the right.
Also known as “Peter’s Rock” or “Smith Bridge Picnic Area”. Formerly part of Woodlawn Trustee Estate.
No future events at this location
ADMIN FINALIZE: ACTUAL MILEAGE: PARTICIPANT COUNT: VOLUNTEER HOURS: EVENT CANCELLED: No