SN: 112299 - 2019 / Y1838

Historic

Year Round Walk

Hosted in a traditional start box

Downingtown, Pennsylvania

Kimberton Whole Foods -Downingtown

From Wed, Jan 2nd to Mon, Dec 30th

Open from

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Take a Walk In a City Park

Walking the USA A - Z

Long 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.

Distance: 10k/5k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: medium

Wheelchairs: medium

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.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

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.

Chester County Red Rovers

Event website: www.redroverswalk.org

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