37th Annual Auction Party
Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 at Stonewall in Elverson, Pennsylvania
The Annual Auction Party is an evening of dinner, cocktails, and friends in support of French & Pickering. During the event, guests are given the opportunity
to bid on a wide selection of interesting items and unique experiences. Join us!
All proceeds benefit the mission of French & Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust!
SECOND SUNDAY HIKES
Second Sunday Hikes
Join us on the second Sunday of each month for a guided hike with a naturalist! Learn about nature and how to protect open space as we hike though beautiful French & Pickering protected lands. Each hike will go through varying habitats, including woodlands and meadows, providing incredible views of northern Chester County.
Reservations are required. To RSVP and learn more about Second Sunday Hikes, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hike locations and updates will be posted on this page.
Dog Friendly Hike at Warwick Park
Lace up your boots and leash up your pooch. Start your day at Warwick Park for a brisk morning stroll. Ann Cathers will be leading the hike beginning at 8:00 am. Hikers can enter through the main entrance off of County Park Rd. and gather together near the playground.
Upcoming Fall 2019 Hikes: Details to follow
September 8th: Hawk Mountain
October 13th: Walking History Tour
November 10th: Six Penny Trail at French Creek State Park
December 8th: St. Peter’s Village
July 14th- Yoga Hike Brightside Farm
June 9 – 2019 French Creek Iron Tour
May 11 – Guided Bird Walk
April 14 – Welkinweir – Nature Photography Hike
March 24 – Horseshoe Trail – Yoga Hike
February 10 – Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area – Bird Watching Field Trip
January 13 – St. Peter’s Village
November 11 – Brightside Farm
October 14 – Horse Shoe Trail
September 9 – Brightside Park
Join a birding expert on a monthly guided walk through the Great Marsh, an ancient periglacial marsh and the largest marsh in Southeastern Pennsylvania.
This event is hosted by the Great Marsh Institute, a newly established non-profit with the mission of supporting scientific studies and educational opportunities for all. The monthly bird walk is free, but donations are welcome.
UPCOMING BIRD WALKS
28 @ 6:30 am – 10:30 am
28 Moores Rd, Elverson PA 19520
All are welcome, no sign up for this Bird Walk. There will be a round table discussion afterward talking about bluebird boxes, bird call monitoring at night, and Motos, a system that monitors birds that have been tagged.
Click here to learn more.
French Creek Iron Tour
Cycling for Open Space
Join us Sunday, June 14, 2020
The 18th Annual French Creek Iron Tour is on Sunday, June 14th 2020. Click here for more information for the most beautiful bike ride in the region. The Iron Tour takes riders past the scenic protected lands in northern Chester County and allows French and Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust to continue preserving the area’s natural resources.
Gather your friends, families, and team members and sign up for the Iron Tour! More information is provided on the website, www.irontour.org.
Thank You to Our Partners & Sponsors!