DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Arrive ready to leave at 6:30 p.m. for a 3-mile summer evening walk in downtown Kennett Square, with a stop for ice cream at La Michoacana. Bring your ice cream money! And a flashlight. Park on the street or in the lot behind the Library. Parking is free after 5 pm on Saturday. If you get lost, call the Hike Leader.
Kennett Library, 216 E. State Street, Kennett Square, PA
DRIVING DIRECTIONS from Concord Pike, Rt. 202, or Kennett Pike, Rt. 52: Driving North to US Rt. 1, E. Baltimore Pike, turn Left onto E. Baltimore Pike, drive past Longwood Gardens, Shoppes at Longwood Village and Walmart, and take the FIRST Kennett Square exit off of US Rt. 1 . Continue to downtown Kennett Square on East State Street. Drive past the YMCA and Blitz Automotive. After you cross Willow Street look for the Kennett Library on your Left, just past the Post Office. Turn Left to access the parking lot behind the library, or park on the street. DRIVING DIRECTIONS from Newark or Hockessin, DE: take Rt. 7 (Limestone Road) North to Rt. 41 North (Lancaster Pike), to just before Avondale, PA. Turn sharp right onto Baltimore Pike and continue through Toughkennamon toward Kennett Square until the road becomes W. Cypress Street and follow W. Cypress Street to Willow Street. Turn Left onto Willow Street to E. State Street, then Left onto E. State Street. The Kennett Library is on your Left, just past the Post Office. Turn Left to access the parking lot behind the library, or park on the street. Meet the Hike Leader in front of the Post Office.