Friday, July 3, 2020

D&R G Staycation Suggestion: St. Michales Farm Preserve Sunsets and Fireflies, Hopewell

The Coolest Thing You Can Do This Summer is Stay Home!

D&R Greenway's 21,000 Preserved Acres Await your ‘Summer Staycation’

St. Michaels Farm Preserve, Hopewell

At D&R Greenway's St. Michaels Farm Preserve in Hopewell, visitors enjoy stunning sunsets throughout the year. As dusk falls, if you're there soon, you might even catch fireflies—nature’s fireworks. I

n 2010, these 415 bucolic acres were saved through intense community support, stretching well beyond Hopewell Borough and Township.

On the preserve’s tenth anniversary, D&R Greenway has launched Community Victory Gardens. Crops are burgeoning on a rise above the vintage barn.

For an audio tour celebrating historic and natural features on the 6 miles of trails, download to your smartphone free TravelStorys app. Maintain social distancing throughout.

More info: drgreenway.org

St. Michaels Sunset by Cindy Taylor, D&R Greenway Assistant Director of Stewardship