8 miles. For those using public transportation, take the Septa Paoli-Thorndale Rail line to the Villanova Train Station. Meet leader at this stop at 9:40 AM, 20 miles to trailhead. For those driving meet in the park in the lower parking lot (40.197852,-75.404267) accessed at 833 Mayhall Road, Collegeville at 10:30 AM. The hike follows along both sides of the Skippack Creek. The hike is relatively flat on a mix of hiking trails and horse trails winding through this lovely park. The trails can be muddy so wear hiking boots. ***If weather is bad call leader or check the Batona Meetup Site to confirm if the hike will take place. Bring lunch and water. Cost: $1.00. Leader: Ed Schellhase, 610-550-1771, email@example.com.