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Hike @ Myrick Center
October 24, 2019 –
This 314-acre center was the first small watershed association in America, established to improve conditions of the Brandywine Creek. It contains fields, forests, meadows and demonstration gardens and orchards. Bring lunch and water or eat in West Chester after the hike.
DIRECTIONS: From the intersection of Rt 202 and Rt 3 or Paoli Pike, drive west into West Chester. Turn left (south) onto High Street. Drive 2 blocks and turn right onto Miner Street (Rt 842). Follow Rt 842 West out of West Chester through several twists and turns. 6.5 miles from Rt 202, you cross a railroad track. Continue 1.2 miles to a marked pedestrian crossing. The entrance to the center, with a large Brandywine Valley Association sign, is on your left. OR: From the intersection of Rts 202 and 926, take Rt 926 West 2.8 miles to Creek Rd. Turn right and follow Creek Rd as it joins and separates from Rt 52 to Rt 842 West. Turn left on Rt 842 West across the Brandywine, and, continue as above.
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