Ridley Creek Park Loop Trail is a 4.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Newtown Square, PA that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
The Multi-use Trail is accessible from several parking lots within the Ridley Creek State Park. There is access to bathrooms along the way. The trail is paved and is well maintained. It’s used by walkers, joggers, road bikes and dog walkers. Some sections of the trail are open to motor vehicle traffic. The trail is mostly wooded. There are a few scenic spots worth checking out, like the mansion at the park office, and the Ridley Creek. Generally, it’s a nice walk. It's a good distance (~5 miles from the lot near the Mansion) with enough change in elevation for a good workout.
Easy hiking with a variety of good views.