This 933-acre park is divided by grey stone walls built of local stone in the late 1800's. At that time the property was a dairy farm owned by the du Pont family. This unique area became a state park in 1965, one of the first parks in the nation to be purchased with Land and Water Conservation Funds. The park maintains 14 miles of trails for fitness, wildlife observation, and photography. Make Brandywine Creek State Park a centerpiece of your Wilmington vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Wilmington online holiday planner .
Brandywine Creek State Park Reviews
We went for a short hike here through the woods and along the river. There are some lovely large trees. The trail was not in great condition and could use better marking. It was a good place to get... more »
The park is a wonderful park. It was a duPont family estate and has wonderful walking trails, horse riding, picnic areas and a running track with exercise stations. more »
I've been going there for years. Disc golf course is amazing. Fishing, grilling, picnics and just pure nature is among beautiful landscape and views. If you ever get a chance to see the night sky from the hill tops, you'll enjoy scenes of stars in the awesome galaxy of outer space.
Beautiful place for every occasion. Nice long trails. I would not recommend for people who like paved trails. Great for mountain biking and fishing. These trails interconnect to many other trails so be sure to pay attention where you are.
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