Darby Creek Trail (Pennsylvania)

Pennsylvania

Darby Creek Trail (Pennsylvania) Facts

States: Pennsylvania
Counties: Delaware
Length: 1 miles
Trail end points: Hilltop Road and Glendale Park
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 8788122
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Darby Creek Trail (Pennsylvania) Description

The Darby Creek Trail winds along a wooded creek through the western neighborhoods of Haverford Township, just outside of Philadelphia. The trail's southern end is anchored by Merry Place, a playground and nature area nestled within Glendale Park.

The paved mile-long trail is part of a massive effort in the Philadelphia region to create a 750-mile network of interconnected trails called The Circuit.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available at the trail's southern end in Merry Place (600 Glendale Road); the playground and nature area are part of Glendale Park.

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