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Starr Farm Park


Starr Farm Park Map (PDF)


  1. Natural Surface Trails
  2. Nature Area
  3. Parking

Starr Farm Park is a 93-acre passive park that features a 2.5-mile mown grass trail loop that is ideal for hiking.  The park features sweeping views across rolling fields and meadows and is one of the last intact farmsteads in the Paradise Valley Historic District. A parking area is provided at 1079 Skelp Level Road. If arriving with a pet, please clean up all pet waste and ensure that pets do not wander onto adjacent private properties or roads.


From West Chester: Take Route 322 west towards Downingtown. Make a right on Skelp Level Road (PECO substation will be on your left). Go approximately 0.8 miles. The parking area will be on your right, just before the Harmony Hill Road intersection.

From Downingtown: Take Route 322 east towards West Chester Borough. Just outside Downingtown, make a left onto Boot Road (there is a Wawa at this intersection; Boot Road is just past Logan Avenue; if you go under the trestle bridge, you’ve gone a little too far). Continue for approximately 0.6 mile. Turn right onto Skelp Level Road and continue for approximately 1.7 miles to the intersection of Harmony Hill Road. The parking area will be on your left, just beyond the Harmony Hill Road intersection.