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Lovely even in the winter time!

Hiking, horseback riding, painting, photography - whatever is your fun thing to do, you can do it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mary Ann D
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
When in the area I frequently hike here

Over the years and many visits to the Media/West Chester areas I have found this to be a good place... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Jim R
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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hiking, horseback riding, painting, photography - whatever is your fun thing to do, you can do it here year-round. I love the grounds around the mansion. Wonderful history there. Very inspirational from an artistic perspective. Pack a lunch and stay a while.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mary Ann D
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Over the years and many visits to the Media/West Chester areas I have found this to be a good place for a quiet hike. Saw a couple of deer and very few people o a cool day in late October.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim R
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The mansion and the surround walkways invite visitors to go exploring! What a beautiful place to begin exploring the Pennsylvania countryside! We especially enjoyed the well marked paths. Lots of wildlife along the paths in the late afternoon!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charleston-Norge
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Nice varied trails, we did the horse/hikers trails so nothing was paved. Wide paths to walk on, can get hilly but nothing overly steep. Do not recommend going during rain or right after rain because it will be muddy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LaurenEA91
Reviewed August 21, 2018

love it here on a nice sunny day. I came with my family and we had lunch. it is just beautiful grounds.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tonya T
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We go to Ridley Creek State Park for hiking but we see a lot of bikers, dog walkers, picnickers, horse back riders, fishermen, photographers and birdwatchers. The Hunting Hill Mansion seems to host many private events including weddings. The parking is ample but finding the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

My family loves to hike, we even go on vacations that allow us to hike new places. But we absolutely love Ridley Creek. There are so many different trails to explore and you can make your own path by combining parts of different trails. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Guide603773
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Parking is a premium. Asphalt trails and more side trails great for hiking or biking. Old mills and farm houses some very much occupied. Birds and Trout some of the wild life with Deer.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank George B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The creek itself is very lovely and changes with the seasons. Apart from the main path which is paved there are many smaller side paths for the more adventurous. Some take you right to the creek and the scenery is lovely.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tu P
Reviewed July 25, 2018

lots of walking/bike trails that are well marked,plenty of parking spaces,many picnic groves available

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kathy R
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horsemom6831
August 26, 2018|
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Response from Guide603773 | Reviewed this property |
No place to purchase food or beverages at the park but many picnic tables at the mansion and at each of the numbered sites, and benches along the trails.
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LisaG4963
July 15, 2018|
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Response from Robert Y | Reviewed this property |
In the past the park hosted group camping, like the Boy Scouts, but I have not seen groups there for a few years. There are no individual campsites.
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