DESCRIPTION: (includes instructions, what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions)
Please join us for a brisk hike in rolling woods and meadows, hopefully we will see the fall colors! Eat lunch at BCSP headquarters, then return to cars. Bring water, lunch, snack, appetite, enthusiasm.
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. Bear left onto Beaver Dam Rd at the stop sign & proceed 0.7 mi. Turn right 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.