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All Trails Challenge: Ready, Set…

Conservation // August 09, 2017

Experience every corner of Wissahickon Valley Park and support it at the same time! Spend the fall participating in FOW’s All Trails Challenge, an exciting four-month long event that invites you to explore the Wissahickon...

What Sets a City Apart? Wissahickon Valley Park

Nature // August 21, 2017

The Wissahickon is a unique urban park and its importance to Philadelphia is clear to David Dannenberg, a former FOW Board member and long-standing volunteer and Crew Leader. The essay below appeared first on the...

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Aug25th

Hiking with Maura the Explorer

All Trails Challenge: 3.5 miles Meet at the intersection of Forbidden Drive and Northwestern Avenue.  Join FOW’s Executive Director Maura McCarthy for a hike on the last Friday of each month. She will tour a different…

Aug26th

Summit Ave Trail Reroute Workday

Summit Ave Trail Reroute 9:00am – 1:00pm Meet at Summit Ave and the Yellow Trail  We got a lot of work accomplished at the Summit Avenue reroute site this June. The first segment of trail…

Aug26th

CANCELLED HIKE:See the Houston Meadow Backwards w/ Bruce Wagner

  This hike has been cancelled. We hope you can join us for another hike in the future!

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