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Trails Less Travelled: Eastern Gateway – The Upper Cresheim Valley with Gerry Schweiger

June 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Meet at the corner of St. Martin’s Lane & Huron Street

A little used entrance to the Park is the Upper Cresheim Valley. We’ll visit such places as the old dam at Lake Surprise, the Cresheim East Trail and the old railroad right of way at Germantown Avenue. Note: some thorn bushes on trails; bring gloves.

Distance: 2.75 Miles
Level: 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 Sarah Marley at Visit for updates.

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June 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Corner of St. Martins Lane and Huron Street
St. Martins Lane and Huron Street
Philadelphia, 19118
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