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Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

1635 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938-9334
+1 215-862-2924
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What a Autumn Day

Sight Seeing was Beautiful. Got to Bowman's Tower and the man working behind the desk had quite and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Colleen D
Peaceful, interesting, history everywhere

Thoroughly enjoyed the environment, the peaceful setting. After a walk through the area drove up to... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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1635 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938-9334
+1 215-862-2924
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Sight Seeing was Beautiful. Got to Bowman's Tower and the man working behind the desk had quite and attitude. I have really bad knees so was not able to go up the tower. But I still gave a donation.

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the environment, the peaceful setting. After a walk through the area drove up to New Hope. Easy to get off of route 95. Rich revolutionary War history area(s) close by.

Thank mikecavanaugh
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a wooded preserve with plenty of pathways--several paved--which offer a spectacular assortment of trees and wildflowers for naturalists or those who simply enjoy a quiet walk in the woods. It includes a stone bridge, and a garden pond where weddings are often held,...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place for a family hike. Simple and pretty. Definitely with a visit if you are reasonably close by

Thank dr_rambler
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Didn't know there was a $6 charge then found you didn't need it to walk around. Didn't see any flowers but must have been the time of the year. Was not told either at the visitor center. However we did have a short lovely romantic...More

Thank kazu79
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Our daughter and her husband chose this scenic venue for their wedding site because of its scenic impact and location. Tremendous place to visit; even more tremendous to have a wedding or other celebration. The volunteer staff was cordial and helpful. Plenty of room under...More

Thank AMG238
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This bit of wild Heaven is one of Bucks County's greatest treasures .... and is a bit of a well-kept secret. Any season brings a beautiful, peaceful walk with wildflowers, birds, streams, old stone bridges and towering trees. Guided tours are available with passionate experts...More

Thank Arthistory76
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I went here in early September to photograph some flowers and butterflies. Flowers were a little past their prime but the trails were very nice hike in the woods with alot of shade and not crowded. They do not allow dogs I would have loved...More

Thank mommadoc2420
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Bowman's Hill Wildlife Preserve is a magical spot. It's spectacular in the spring, but amazing any season. It has free parking next to the plant store. You go into the little house and pay your admission to hike the well groomed trails. The house has...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There actually are a few wild flowers in September. 2.5 miles of easy trails through trees, small meadows and forest. Gift shop has some great books and t-shirts. $6 ($4 seniors) to walk the preserve.

Thank Bob B
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Bindi N
8 August 2016|
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Response from Marjorie A | Reviewed this property |
Avoid the mid day heat! It's a gem. Enjoy!
12 July 2016|
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Response from Marjorie A | Reviewed this property |
There is parking available on the site. If there isn't enough there is additional parking down the hill and they probably arrange for a shuttle. Enjoy! Beautiful spot for a wedding.