Snow days are perfect for making new friends, whether sledding in Radnor or hiking in the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge on the Riverside. (However, some of those friends will likely be furry & feathered:)








It's January. Snow is going to fall, and when it does...exchange the PJs and couch for a coat and scarf and have some fun!

Grab a sled and head for Willows Park in Radnor...hike the trails at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge on the Riverside...or explore many more winter adventures in our new WINTER WANDERINGS FUN GUIDE of 'cool' outdoor (and indoor) things to do in Delco.  The guide is on our website but you can also Click here for the Winter Wanderings Fun Guide  




Listings include sledding at Willows Park in Radnor (pictured in the top photo.)
This 47.5-acre estate sits at the end of a long, winding driveway. The restored 3-story mansion contains many of the original architectural features that add to the historical charm of the property. The grounds are open all year and the hill rising to the street from the lake is a playground for sledding during the winter months.

LOCATION: ON THE MAIN LINE
490 Darby Paoli Rd, Villanova, PA 19085
(610) 964-9288
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Drive your senses crazy at Longwood's Annual Orchid Festival!
Photo by Christian Hunold
For hot-house flowers the Winter Guide includes indoor activities that only require you to run from house to car ;)

Let the show-stopping display of orchids in the 4-acre Conservatory at Longwood Gardens whisk your senses away to a tropical island... 

LOCATION: IN THE BRANDYWINE
Click Here for Longwood Gardens Orchid Web page
1001 Longwood Road,
Kennett Square,  PA 19348
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Play a round of golf with your kids at the Mini Golf Course at Linvilla Orchards...

Linvilla Orchard’s Fore! The Planet indoor mini-golf course is a highly interactive and entertaining museum exhibit created by the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia. 
There are 18 educational holes that explore butterfly metamorphosis, a tropical rainforest, evolution, dinosaur extinction, food chains, and more. Perfect for kids of all ages.
$6.95  (ages 11 & over) -- $5.95 (ages 10 & under)

LOCATION: ON THE MAIN STREETS
Click Here for the Linvilla Orchards Website
137 W Knowlton Rd, Media, PA 19063 · ~3.9 mi
(610) 876-7116
Open until 6 PM