This 106 acre hidden gem is nestled just north of charming downtown Kennett Square. This natural setting includes 2 ponds, streams, woodlands including a beech grove with specimens dating back over 250 years, and 3 miles of walking trails. Recreational activities include tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, soccer and lacrosse fields, a performance pavilion, as well as picnic pavilions.
The Sanctuary consists of 119 acres of wetlands, woodlands and meadows and is dedicated to wildlife habitat and public use. Discover the history, geology, wildlife, plant life and habitats of the basin by walking along the interpretive trail and visiting one of the many education stations along the way. The sky over Black Rock is a flyway, or air highway, for birds that migrate up and down the East Coast. Our wetlands attract waterfowl and provide for other plants and animals.
Brandywine Outfitters Inc. will carry you and your family and friends out of time on a scenic canoe trip down the Brandywine River. In the morning, paddle down the river through one of the most beautiful parts of Pennsylvania, then take a break for lunch at mid-day. Close the day canoeing through Southern Chester County. See our website for details.
The 18-hole "Broad Run" course features 6,826 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72; the course rating is 73.0 and it has a slope rating of 132. Designed by Phil Larsen/Rees Jones, ASGCA, the Broad Run golf course opened in 2000. Jeff Broadbelt manages the course as the General Manager.
The Chester Valley Trail is a multi-use, rail-to-trail facility that roughly follows U.S. Routes 30 and 202 through central Chester County from West Whiteland Township east into Montgomery County. The location is home to one of the largest concentrations of employment and population in the Philadelphia region outside of Center City, and the trail provides a key connection of “The Circuit”, the planned 750-mile trail network throughout Greater Philadelphia.
Ping Pong for Everyone! All level players welcome. No membership required. Paddles, balls & pickup provided.Connections with Other Players or Private Group Events/Parties! Meet other players socially, form a league. Arrange a private event: clubs, sports teams, birthdays, company team-building. Six Killerspin Revolution tables: five for competitive play and one set up for Robo-Pong.
The 18-hole "Downingtown" course features 6,619 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72; the course rating is 72.9 and it has a slope rating of 132 on Bent grass. Designed by George Fazio, ASGCA, the Downingtown golf course opened in 1965. Jihad Nicolas manages the course as the General Manager.
Grand Slam U.S.A. is over 30,000 square feet of indoor family fun. We have activities and sports for all ages. Attractions providing excitement for the entire family include Laser Tag, Batting Cages, Glow In The Dark Mini Golf, Ninja Obstacle Course, Basketball Court, Gaga Pit, Arcade Games, Prizes, Snack Bar, Nerf Blaster Battle, Birthday Parties, Spaceball Trampoline, Dodgeball and even Human Foosball.
Hartefeld National, a premier Avondale golf club, features 18 challenging golf holes designed by renowned architect Tom Fazio. Here, you’ll enjoy award-winning golf and dining, lessons at the Academy of Golf, elegant banquet rooms and a regional favorite for cocktails in the pub.
While you’re here…
There’s much to do in the Brandywine Valley but if you’re looking for a day trip, then nearby Philadelphia has a wealth of museums, activities and history appealing to all ages.