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Four Runners

Get off the Treadmill . . . and Into the Wissahickon

Wellness // June 29, 2016

  FOW Board member and volunteer David Dannenberg weighs in on running in the Wissahickon versus a gym. Which do you think he prefers? This is not the first time an FOW Board member has...

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Geology Jul2nd

Wissahickon Geology with Jeff Frazier

Please click here to register for this talk/hike. Learn through slide presentation about the theories of what caused the rocks of the Wissahickon Gorge to be formed and why they are currently exposed at the…

summer camp 2007 matthew w bug Jul9th

Beetle Mania

Did you know that our state insect, the firefly, is actually a beetle? Beetles are the most diverse group of animals. We will have some beetles to show you from our area and we will…

Tree house AFTER painting (2) Jul9th

Lightning Bug Hike

This walk is timed to see the flashing of lightning bugs. We will also hopefully see nighthawks, listen for night singing insects, and use our bat detector to idenitfy any bats we encounter. All ages…

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