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Brandywine Creek State Park

41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE 19807
+1 302-577-3534
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We stopped by while in the area for Hockey, Great walking trails beautiful sites, nice variety of... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Jon O
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Long Island, New York
Love love love going here for a walk

I just recently took a job in the area and love all the walking paths it has to offer. I had a... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
jessicakG2361BO
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Pottstown, United States
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41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE 19807
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We stopped by while in the area for Hockey, Great walking trails beautiful sites, nice variety of mature trees, A lot of grass areas. Rock walls and wonderful nature trails.

Thank Jon O
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I just recently took a job in the area and love all the walking paths it has to offer. I had a tough time originally finding a place to park as the website it not very clear and the roads get a bit confusing. but...More

Thank jessicakG2361BO
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

My primary goal for this trip was to complete the outer ring of the Delaware Birding Trail and this was the last stop. Amazing habbitats and trails. I was there on Easter Sunday. The office was closed. With no trail map it was difficult to...More

Thank Tetonted1995
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This wonderful park has lots of space - open and wooded - and trails for hiking. I've never been there when it was crowded.

Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Enjoyed a beautiful & relaxing stroll in the park! Weather was great - sunny, not too chilly but slightly breezy! It was peaceful!!

Thank Readingtokids
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This state park offers miles of trails and views of the Brandywine River. Also ranger-led programs. I could wander here for hours and never get bored of the beauty.

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Spent the morning meandering here. Very pretty and the trails were nice. Bring dollar bills -- parking was $8 and no one was at the booth so we had to leave and get change and go back.

Thank Chris O
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This park is really beautiful but I got so lost in there. It started out as innocent wandering and then I had no idea where I was or how to get back where I came from. I was also very sweaty. So maybe figure out...More

Thank Adrienne L
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

The park was ok. If you want a really good place to exercise I suggest the park but it wasn't any attractions in the park.

Thank Sugie K
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is one of the most beautiful places I've ever been. I ran through along the Brandywine Creek during a half marathon and was amazed by how pretty it was!

Thank Intrepid_Traveler13
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29 September 2016|
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Response from kennykreider55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is instate is $4.00 per car not sure for out of state. I think if you google Delaware State Parks you can find out the cast.
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Yvonne B
17 July 2016|
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Response from DEBarbie | Reviewed this property |
Creeks but nothing to swim or boat in. Nearby Brandywine is better for that. You can tube or canoe that body of water.
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