Chester County, Pennsylvania
County of Chester
313 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19380
610.344.6000

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Chester County Parks

See Hibernia at Sunset
Whether on a hike, wagon ride or kayak, experience Hibernia’s beautiful sunsets and the rare opportunity to explore the park at night.
  • July 11 – Sunset Hike
  • July 25 & August 1 – Sunset Wagon Ride & Campfire
  • July 29 – Sunset Paddling Tour on Chambers Lake

Call 610-383-3812 or see program listings for more information.
Chambers Lake Sunset

Email Us Newsletter Goes Electronic 
The next issue of Nature of Things will contain predominantly program listings. It will be available in printed version at the park offices, but will no longer be distributed by mail. 
If you would like to receive parks and trails updates throughout the year in an electronic version, please click on the link on the right to submit your request.



The Chester County Parks & Recreation Department was established in 1958. Now operating as the Chester County Department of Facilities & Parks, the Department currently manages over 4,600 acres of dedicated public parkland, created to preserve natural, cultural and historical resources.
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Each with distinct features, Hibernia, NottinghamWarwick and Wolf’s Hollow County Parks, Springton Manor Farm and Black Rock Sanctuary are open daily 8 AM to sunset.

Every season offers a variety of programs and recreational opportunities such as camping, multi-use trails, boatingfishing and play areas. Whether it’s at a picnic in one of our pavilions, on a farm tour, or spending time with your family at an education program or special event, we strive to provide residents with accessible places to get together, enjoy the outdoors, and participate in activities.

 Arbor Day Hike

Chester County also manages three regional trails: Chester Valley TrailSchuylkill River Trail and Struble Trail



Park & Trail User Survey
Thank you for your interest in Chester County Parks. Please take a moment and tell us how we are doing by completing our Park & Trail User Survey.

Explore Nature, Heritage, Community 
The mission of Chester County Parks is to provide conservation, management, maintenance, education and recreation services to residents, businesses and visitors so that they may experience open space and understand the natural, cultural, and historic resources of the County. 

 
With spring officially here, Chester County waterways open for the start of the fishing season. Every year, the PA Fish & Boat Commission stocks about 3.2 million trout in waters across the state.  Fishing license is required for ages 16 & older. 
Contact Us
Steve Fromnick, Director 

Facilities & Parks
313 W. Market Street
Suite 5402
West Chester, PA 19380
p 610-344-6220 
f 610-344-5984 
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Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, M-F
Park Hours
8:00 AM - Sunset, daily

Hibernia County Park
p 610-383-3812
f 610-344-5333

Nottingham County Park
Wolf's Hollow County Park

p 610-932-2589
f 610-344-6867

Springton Manor Farm
p 610-942-2450
f 610-344-5415

Warwick County Park
Black Rock Sanctuary
Regional Trails

p 610-469-1916
f 610-344-6545