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Wissahickon Valley Park

W Valley Green Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19118
+1 215-247-0417
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Exhilarating Experience

I went to Wissahickon with an expectation of long hikes and time with nature in mind. But the it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nitisha J
Lifeblood of the City

The park is such a relaxing, beautiful place. A wonderful get away for a hike or a stroll, even a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SongBird212
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“covered bridge” (21 reviews)
“forbidden drive” (35 reviews)
“city limits” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
W Valley Green Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19118
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+1 215-247-0417
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"covered bridge"
in 21 reviews
"forbidden drive"
in 35 reviews
"city limits"
in 11 reviews
"fall foliage"
in 3 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 6 reviews
"chestnut hill"
in 10 reviews
"bike ride"
in 7 reviews
"devil's pool"
in 4 reviews
"great hiking"
in 4 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 4 reviews
"main path"
in 4 reviews
"enjoy nature"
in 4 reviews
"favorite places to visit"
in 2 reviews
"small waterfall"
in 3 reviews
"dog walking"
in 3 reviews
"orange trail"
in 2 reviews
"no cars allowed"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Wissahickon with an expectation of long hikes and time with nature in mind. But the it offers much more. There are three trails, ironically I happened to visit orange trail in the 3 three visits I made in 1 year. We were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is such a relaxing, beautiful place. A wonderful get away for a hike or a stroll, even a fun place to ride your bike. This makes for a fun romantic date, a nice place to hang out with friends, and a great place...More

Thank SongBird212
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Valley Green has always been a special place for hiking, swimming, walks through the woods. A very relaxing place nestled in the woods in Philadelphia

Thank A4734AEjeffreyw
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely spot. ..for walking, biking, a picnic....so much to do in the park and be sure to stop by the Cedar House for The Best Granola ever!

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wissahickon Valley Park runs along a gorge created by the Wissahickon Creek. "Forbidden Drive", an oasis for walkers, hikers, runners, bikers and horseback riders runs for 5 miles along the Creek with no motorized traffic allowed except for at a very few parking areas. The...More

Thank JustOneBoomer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wissahickon Valley Park is a beautiful place, and a great "escape" from the busy-ness of Philadelphia, 20-30ish minutes driving from Center City (of course longer at rush hour or with traffic) and accessible via public transportation. There are many kinds of trails and things to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ביחוד לישראלים כמונו כל האזור הזה משופע במים ו...שקטטט Lots of beautiful quite secret corners to find , Perfect for single or family and romantic for couples If you are sport lover just run yourself in this big place... מקום יפהפה גם ליחידים וגם למשפחות...More

Thank ilan N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OMG! Wissahickon Valley Park is an exceptional place to become one with nature. We: saw the largest Birch tree in Pennsylvania, horses, dogs (& their walkers), ducks, other foul, salamanders, scat (eww), tons of insects, bike riders, hikers and had a cozy sandwich lunch by...More

Thank lfrank40
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I grew up a stones throw away from this park and I spent my childhood riding my bike and playing in this park. It is the most beautiful park and it is steeped in history. The Valley Green Inn is located in this park and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are an outdoors person, this is a nice little park in Phili. If your not, you should not wast your time there.

Thank GRANDTAWOG
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22 June 2018|
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Response from Cammz | Reviewed this property |
There are no fees, public park with ample parking.
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