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Hiking with Maura the Explorer

June 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meet at the corner of Roxborough Ave. and Magdalena St.

Join FOW Executive Director Maura McCarthy for a hike each month. She will tour a different section of the Wissahickon during each hike and talk about her park experiences, as well as point out any recent improvements by FOW. Bring your hiking shoes and be ready to share your favorite Wissahickon stories with her! This month, we’re hiking along the Yellow Trail and the Orange Trail, with a brief stopover along Forbidden Drive.

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

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June 28, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Intersection of Roxborough and Magdalena Streets
694 Magdalena Street
Philadelphia, PA 19128 United States
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