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FOW All Trails Challenge

All Trails Challenge: Ready, Set, Go!

Conservation // July 27, 2016

Enjoy Wissahickon Valley Park and support it at the same time! The Friends of the Wissahickon All Trails Challenge (ATC) is an exciting four-month long event that invites you to explore the beautiful Wissahickon by...

Good Night Wiss Pages

Embrace Nature with Good Night Wissahickon Valley Park

Nature // August 23, 2016

What were your favorite books as a child? Do you remember what your parents read to you? Were the settings of the stories in the outdoors? Today’s children may have far fewer books on their...

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Sarah Gabriel Sep3rd

Japanese ‘Forest Bathing’ w/ Sarah Gabriel

Register Today Registration is required and limited. Location to be determined and will be provided to those registered. Children 12+ allowed with responsible adult. A walk in the woods… The Japanese call it shinrin-yoku, or…

prothonotary warbler by ruth pfeffer Sep10th

Dazed and Confusing Fall Warbler Walk

This walk is time to coincide with peak warbler fall migration. This is also a good time for migrating raptors like broad-winged hawks. All ages. FREE. Please register in advance! To register: 215.685.9285 or

Good Night WVP Sep10th

Good Night Wissahickon Valley Park Launch Party

Register Today Be the first to get your copy of Good Night Wissahickon Valley Park! Nature hikes, scavenger hunts, and more! Light refreshments Face painting Good Night Wissahickon Valley Park is a children’s book sure to…

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