Harmony Hill Nature Area

 

Harmony Hill Nature Area (3)LOCATION

Skelp Level Road
1200 Skelp Level Road
Downingtown PA, 19335

Harmony Hill Road
1183 Harmony Hill Road
Downingtown PA, 19335

 

DESCRIPTION

The 240-acre Harmony Hill Nature Area is located in the northwest portion of the Township. This property includes approximately 7 miles of natural surface trails that are open to pedestrians and cyclists. A section of the East Branch Brandywine Trail traverses the western portion of the property.  The Harmony Hill Nature Area has two access points. The Skelp Level Road parking area provides access to the natural surface trails from the high point of the property while the Harmony Hill Road parking lot provides access from the lower elevation to the natural trails as well as the paved East Branch Brandywine Trail.

 

DIRECTIONS

Skelp Level Road (Natural Trails)
1200 Skelp Level Road, Downingtown PA, 19335

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 to the intersection of Harmony Hill Road. Continue straight on Skelp Level Road for approximately 0.7 mile. The entrance to the Harmony Hill Nature Area will be on your left (if you reach Wilderness Trail, you’ve gone a little too far).

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 1.0 mile. The entrance to the Harmony Hill Nature Area will be on your right (if you reach Winchester Trail, you’ve gone a little too far).

Harmony Hill Road (Natural & Paved Trails)
1183 Harmony Hill Road, Downingtown PA, 19335

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 to the intersection of Harmony Hill Road. Turn left onto Harmony Hill Road and continue approximately 0.6 miles to Gibson’s Covered Bridge. The parking area will be on your right, just before the bridge.

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. Turn right onto Harmony Hill Road and continue approximately 0.6 miles to Gibson’s Covered Bridge. The parking area will be on your right, just before the bridge.

 

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