Preserving Open Space in Chester County 


Diamond Rock Preserve

52 acres on Diamond Rock Hill, marking the northern border of the Great Valley

110 foot oaks, mountain laurel, rock formations, steep slopes, abutting old quarry

Trail system within preserve not yet established

Access via trail easement, shared with Horse Shoe Trail Club, from Howell Road in Charlestown Township, and via Chautauqua Trail

24 acres gifted from Natural Lands trust in 1994 and 7 acres from developers in 1998-1999

20.6 acre purchase in 2008, funded by Chester County and PADCNR - click to see news story

Guidelines for enjoying our preserves