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Hike @ First State National Historic Park
October 10, 2019 –
The former Brandywine Creek State Park is now part of First State National Monument. We will walk meadows, woods and hills to Thompsons Bridge. Bring water and lunch. There are portable toilets at Thompsons Bridge and picnic tables near the creek.
DIRECTIONS: From the intersection of Routes 1 and 202, take 202 south 1.8 miles to the light at Smithbridge Rd (immediately after Chadds Ford Pool Care on the right). Turn right onto Smithbridge Rd and drive 2.3 miles to Brandywine Creek Rd (just before the covered bridge). Turn left onto Brandywine Creek Rd and drive 0.2 miles to parking lot on your right.
Leader: Esther Underhill, 610-827-7776, cell: 267-615-1577 (Note new number, for hike day only), firstname.lastname@example.org.