Preserving Open Space in Chester County 


Valley Creek Preserve

46 acres of meadows, woods, stream, extensive trail system with access for trout fishing (no harvesting - catch & release only)

Floodplain and wetlands are critical resources protected along the Valley Creek corridor

Haven for wildlife, including the great blue heron      

During wet seasons some trails are impassable without boots

Enter from Hayfield or Tree Line Drive

Parcels combined into preserve were gifts from Mr. & Mrs. Robert Maes in 1975, from Pohlig Builders in 1987, and purchases by the Conservancy in 1990 and 1997

A continguous conservation easement extends the greenway along Valley Creek to 69 acres           

Guidelines for enjoying our preserves