The 125-acre site was assembled by the Township over the past decade based on a most generous donation of 40 acres from Steven and Marna Goddard.
Click here for a video of Goddard Park.
Goddard Park is located at 568 Wickerton Road, West Grove, PA 19390, on the West side of Wickerton Road (Route 841) and stretches from the intersection of State Road down to the intersection of East and West Avondale Road. The park is open from dawn to dusk daily.
To care for, preserve and protect the parks natural features while providing “A Place” for the community to gather for recreation.
The Township has completed Phase 1 (PDF), supported by funding from Chester County and PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).
Phase one of Goddard Park was completed with the Grand Opening Celebration on April 28, 2012.
Completed in this Phase:
- Access and parking area
- Bridge access to the pond area
- Most of the park’s trail system, about 13,400 linear feet, which is a little over 2.5 miles
- Playground featuring a unique play structure
Phase 2 construction was complete in fall of 2014, this phase brings several new and exciting aspects, including:
- 2nd parking area
- Additional bridges and trails
- Community garden
- Composting restrooms
- Play area expansion with paved community patio area and pavilions
- Storm water management
The Park and dog park will be needing many volunteers, if interested in offering your assistance in any capacity, please contact the Township Office by calling 610-345-0100 or email the Township.
Residents Enjoying Goddard Park Dog Park
Udo the Weimaraner is looking forward to sunny days and meeting new friends at the park this year! Thank you for this awesome park !
Lost & Found
Items lost at the park are located at:
372 Rose Hill Road
West Grove, PA 19390