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The Wissahickon in May with Andi Wingert, Debbie Hoellein and Jim McClory

May 26, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meet at North Mt. Pleasant Place Trailhead (North Mt. Pleasant Rd. and Wissahickon Ave.)

Join Andi, Debbie, and Jim as we hike the Wissahickon in May. We hope to see plenty of frogs at the Frog Pond along with other fauna and flora in the park as we anticipate summer. We’ll also be visiting some historical points of interest, walking through a work of art, and admiring some beautiful rocks. Expect some rocky ascents and descents on our 3.5-4 mile route. Although we won’t be fording any streams. we will be hiking over some rocky wet areas. Children 12 years and older are welcome when accompanied by an adult, but no dogs other than service animals please.

Distance: 3.5 miles

Level: Difficult (some rocky descents and ascents)

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 fow.org/covid-19.

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 marren@fow.org. Visit www.fow.org for updates.

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Date:
May 26, 2023
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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North Mt. Pleasant Trailhead