- This event has passed.
Valentine’s Day Sweetheart of a Hike with Kris Soffa and David Bower
February 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the FOW Kiosk on Ridge Ave (across from Parks & Recreation parking lot) at 4900 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19127
The Wissahickon is for lovers. Grab your sweetheart and join us for a heart-healthy hike. Here’s your invitation to put down that remote control and add “nature” to your Valentine’s Day celebration. Learn fascinating facts about the romantic lower Wissahickon Valley. We’ll follow Cupid’s arrow up the trail, passing below “Lover’s Leap“ rocky outcropping to Forbidden Drive and back. Dress in layers for cold weather hiking. Bring a snack and beverage. Fitness (or Ski Poles) and non-slip footwear are recommended. Distance: 3.5 miles round trip Difficulty: Moderate
Registration is recommended for all hikes (required if indicated) so that participants can be informed of weather or other emergency cancellations. Unless otherwise specified, Trail Ambassador Walks may be on rocky, rugged trails that may be wet and slippery. Wear sturdy shoes or boots with socks. Long pants are recommended for protection against occasional poison ivy and possible ticks. Bring water and a snack if desired. Unless otherwise noted, children over six are welcome if accompanied by a responsible adult. Walks are cancelled in heavy rain or icy conditions. For more information contact Cesali Renn at email@example.com. Visit www.fow.org for updates.