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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Downingtown, PA
Event Name: Historic
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 107330 2017/Y1838
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1A
Description: Mon-Sat 9:00am-8:00pm; Sun 9:00am-6:00pm. Call for holiday hours. The walk is on sidewalks through the historic area of Downingtown; and on the Brandywine, Lions, and Uwchlan Trails.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times:
Location: Kimberton Whole Foods
Start Point / Driving Directions: 150 East Pennsylvania Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335 (610-873-8225). From west: Take the US-30 Bypass East to PA-113S. Turn right on East Pennsylvania Ave., then left on Green St. Kimberton Whole Foods is in the shopping center on the right. From east: Take the US-30 Bypass West to PA-113S and follow the direction above. (From the PA Turnpike, take PA-100S to turn right on PA-113S.) The box is located at the cash registers.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Stroll through historic Downingtown to view its many historic homes in architectural styles including Georgian, Federal, bungalow, and conservative Italiante and Queen Anne. Historic sites include the 1899 Friends Meeting House, the 1761 General Washington Inn, the 1791 Log House, and the ruins of Dowlin Forge. Explore some of the many parks and trails of Chester County. Downingtown also offers many restaurants and the Victory Brewing Company.
Host Club: Chester County Red Rovers
Contact: Jeanne Marie Clancy (484) 432-8541
Website: www.redroverswalk.org
E-Mail Contact: clancygirl1@verizon.net