Directions to Regattas on Schuylkill & Dropping Off Rowers
-Take 76 to Kelly Drive. Exit will be on your left.
-Stay in left lane & follow curve around. This will put you on Kelly Drive.
-You will pass Falls Bridge on your Right at the first traffic light. Continue straight.
-Dropping off Rower- Stay in the Right lane. There will be a designated spot to drop off your rower or other family members. Then follow directions below to park.
-Parking in paid lots - Stay in Left lane & proceed up the hill.
***Please note!!! In years past you could park on the side of the street throughout Fairmount park but they stopped this. If you park where a Do Not Park sign is you will be ticketed!!***
1st Lot- Turn Left at stop sign onto Dauphin Drive. Lot is up on the Left. There is a bus shuttle there to take you to the River. Last year cars were $15 & Large SUV's were $20.
2nd Lot- Access to walking trail- Continue straight through stop sign and pass playing fields on your right. You will eventually come to another paid lot on your right.
Behind the mansion is access to the walking trail that will lead to Kelly Drive
The trail does have some hills & is quite steep at the very end by Kelly Drive. If grandparents or family members cannot navigate this trail please drop them off at the rower drop off.
Radnor Tent- Our tent is not far from the St. Joe's boathouse and is an easy walk.