DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Wissahickon Trail, Fairmount park. Philadelphia PA. Very nice trail in Philadelphia park system with lots of places to cut it short if you need to. Slightly hilly trail along picturesque creek. Bring lunch, plenty of water, snacks. Meet at Andorra upper parking lot parking lot on W. Northwestern Avenue near the Wissahickon Environmental Center in Philadelphia by 9:30. Driving distance is approximately 35 miles. Ridge Pike to W Northwestern Ave (Friendly’s (now closed) was at 9165 Ridge Pike). Parking is at the end of W. Northwestern Ave. Meet at Alex’s, 124 Bonsall Ave Aston PA, by 8:30 for carpooling. .Contact leader if meeting at the trailhead.
WHERE: Wissahickon Environmental Center
EXACT COORDINATES: 40.081196, -75.233910
NEAREST ADDRESS: 300 W Northwestern Ave Philadelphia, PA