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Ridley Creek State Park

1023 Sycamore Mills Rd, Media, PA 19063-4352
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Nice mansion

The woodwork inside the mansion was very nice. The trails were average, no stunning views. There... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Gorgeous park full of hiking for everyone

The 5-mile multi-purpose (paved) trail is my favorite place to roam. It follows the creek and is a... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Audrey M
Media, Pennsylvania
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“mile loop” (13 reviews)
1023 Sycamore Mills Rd, Media, PA 19063-4352
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

The woodwork inside the mansion was very nice. The trails were average, no stunning views. There was not a lot of information about the length or difficulty of the trails, so it was hard to plan your hikes.A lot of the small parking areas fill...More

2  Thank LouisePennsylvania
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The 5-mile multi-purpose (paved) trail is my favorite place to roam. It follows the creek and is a nice safe place for a woman alone like me who liked to hike, but isn't up to woodsy trails much anymore. The Colonial Plantation is a lot...More

Thank Audrey M
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This park is close to the bustle of Philadelphia and major suburbs, but is mostly quiet and scenic. There are numerous picnic areas with covered pavilions and tables. There are also some walking trails and a nice stream. Come here and relax or go for...More

Thank SanNic44
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Ridley Park is a beautiful wooded area over 2,600 acres in size (about 4 sq. miles), located in Media, a short distance from Philly. It affords an excellent location for walking, jogging, bicycling along its five miles of trails. It has a creek, Ridley Creek,...More

1  Thank mistry5
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Really nice park to hike through. My only complaint is that they could mark the trails better. There was one part of the hike where we couldn't quite figure out how to get back to the beginning, but besides that, we enjoyed the hike.

Thank Kerri L
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I love this park. It's beautiful and peaceful. It's great for walking your dog(s). The only con is the parking so I try to get there early!

Thank Shopaholic_x0
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I love going here for hikes and the beautiful scenery! It is also a great place to take pictures. One of the nicest parks in the area!

Thank Ali C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Absolutely Gorgeous park! Impeccably maintained, 5-mile walking \ jogging \ biking loop on large paved trail and lots of other hiking trails. Really, the best park I've seen in the Delaware Valley so far (IMHO!) Nice waterside walks along Ridley Creek as well,, also beautiful...More

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I have visiting RCSP regularly over the last few months for hiking and a bit of jogging. It's great, as everyone else says. Pretty creek and lots of trails. However, something puzzles me and and stops me giving 5 stars. Why do I never see...More

1  Thank kitsoncat
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I was looking for something to do as an alternative to working out while on a business trip. Thanks heavens I brought my running shoes. Someone suggested Ridley Creek State Park. I walked the 4+ mile loop and was glad I did. Very beautiful park...More

Thank edr291
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David B
30 August 2017|
Response from Perry P | Reviewed this property |
You would have to go to Hidden Valley Farms, go to website visitpa . com / pa-horseback-riding / ridley-creek-state-park (remove all the spaces) and call (610) 892-7260 for more info.
David B
30 August 2017|
Response from Rick F | Reviewed this property |
I think they have horseback riding and the name of the facility is Hidden Valley Farm within Ridley Creek State Park. I believe you can rent horses. If you look up Hidden Valley Farm Ridley Creek SP you'll probably find it.
4 August 2017|
Response from Chris S |
No fees that I saw. We went for the first time today (Sept 4th 2017)