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Spring Equinox in the Wissahickon with Melinda Spink and Stephanie Brown

March 20, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Meeting at Houston Playground (900 Grakyn Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19128)

Are you as excited about the spring as we are? Then come out and join Trail Ambassadors, Melinda Spink and Stephanie Brown, for a walk in the Wissahickon to celebrate the official changeover from winter to spring! You’ll learn facts about the spring equinox and what to expect in the Wissahickon with the new season, as well as enjoy the beautiful variety of Houston Meadow!

Distance: 2.5 miles

Level: Moderate (some inclines and declines, uneven surfaces)

Registration is required for all hikes so that participants can be informed of weather or other emergency cancellations. We ask all event attendees to bring a mask and mask up if a distance of six feet cannot be maintained during the activity. If you or anyone in your household are exhibiting COVID-19 systems, please stay home. More information is at

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. Walks are cancelled in heavy rain. Service animals are always welcome. For more information contact Amelia Marren at Visit for updates.

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March 20, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Houston Playground
900 Grakyn Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19128 United States
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