Events

Silent Sunset Cruise with Amy Yuter

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Meet at Bells Mill and Forbidden Drive Join us on a mindful and silent, moderate paced saunter – we’ll have moments to connect and share with other participants throughout our contemplative journey. Enjoy a full sensory experience as the sun begins to set on these beautiful trails. This walk is most appropriate for adults and […]

Bells Mill Clean-up

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Meeting at Forbidden Drive & Bells Mill Road Please note that Bells Mill Road will be closed from Germantown Avenue to Lykens Lane starting at 7:00. Suggested parking areas can be found here.  This Saturday, we're setting our sights on Bells Mill Road and it's parallel tributary. Bells Mill is the only road that runs […]

Silent Sunset Cruise with Amy Yuter and Kate Charles

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Meet at Bells Mill Trailhead Join us on a mindful and silent, moderate paced saunter – we’ll have moments to connect and share with other participants throughout our contemplative journey. Enjoy a full sensory experience as the sun sets on these beautiful trails. This walk is most appropriate for adults and youth 16 and older. […]

Cancelled: Thursday Stewardship

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for a variety of stewardship projects on Thursday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, invasive plant […]

Mills and Bridges of the Wissahickon: A Story of Structures and the People behind the Names with Stan Kozakowski, Jim McClory and Jin Xu

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Meet at Kiosk at Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd The Wissahickon Valley was transformed beginning in the late 1600's to become the industrial powerhouse that propelled Philadelphia to become the nation's capital and one of the leading commercial centers of North America. We will explore the history of the mills, their associated roads and […]

Thursday Stewardship

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for a variety of stewardship projects on Thursday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, invasive plant […]

Thursday Stewardship

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for a variety of stewardship projects on Thursday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, invasive plant […]

Thursday Stewardship

Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. Forbidden Drive and Bells Mill Rd. , Philadelphia, PA, United States

Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for a variety of stewardship projects on Thursday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, invasive plant […]