DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Enjoy the budding signs of Spring in this historic setting with wooded trails, rolling hills and meadows. You’ll see the old stone grist mill and adjacent barn, an historic relocated ice house and use stepping stones to cross the West Branch of Chester Creek. Trekking poles are advised and meet-up is adjacent to the parking lot by the Visitors Center.
WHERE: Newlin Grist Mill Park
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.890120, -75.505403
NEAREST ADDRESS: 219 Cheyney Rd Glen Mills, PA
Newlin Grist Mill Park 219 Cheyney Rd Glen Mills, PA
From US-202 at the DE/PA state line, continue north on US-202 for 3.0 mi. Turn right onto US-1 N / US-322 E and proceed 2.3 mi. Turn right onto Cheyney Rd proceed 350 ft. The parking lot will be on the right.
The Newlin Grist Mill and the surrounding 160-acre park is a place for exploration of both history and the environment. With its working grist mill, programs, and nature trails, the Newlin Grist Mill is where Learning Is Fun! Whether you are involved in preservation, education, outdoor recreation, or just relaxing, there is something for you.