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Wissahickon Valley Park

W Valley Green Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19118
+1 215-247-0417
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just a beautiful day

I feel so privileged that I only live fifteen minutes away from here (if that) ... Wissahickon is a... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Glenside, Pennsylvania
The most beautiful park anywhere.

I have visited this park my entire life, going there with my parents, husbands, children and... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“covered bridge” (17 reviews)
“forbidden drive” (26 reviews)
“green inn” (11 reviews)
W Valley Green Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19118
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

I feel so privileged that I only live fifteen minutes away from here (if that) ... Wissahickon is a beautiful park, with easy trails for the whole family, or a bit more complex if you're up for a work out. There are so many areas...More

Thank Maggeex
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I have visited this park my entire life, going there with my parents, husbands, children and grandchildren. Want to go with me>

Thank AntSusie
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is a safe place to walk, run, bike and ride a horse. There are bathrooms available to the public at the Valley Green Inn. Bring some bread and feed the ducks. In fall, enjoy the changing colors of the foliage. Walk to the Livezey...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful fall Sunday for our first trip to this unexpected urban park. We arrived at 4pm, when many people were leaving, so it was easy to find a parking spot in one of the small designated lots. Others arriving earlier were parked...More

1  Thank Janet G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Part of The Philadelphia Charm, Valley Green is great for all ages to get away from the hustle bustle and take in the beauty of a great city park. Great restaurant there too.

Thank DMarshall2014
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This is a well-preserved large park within the Philly city limits. Most of the paths follow the small river and is scenic. Don't expect much privacy, especially on weekends. The most impressive aspects were the huge old trees, the Indian statue, the covered bridge, etc....More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This is a gem! I still get surprised every visit thinking about how this park is actually located in Philadelphia. It's beautiful with numerous trails to explore. Have fun!

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This park is located within the Philadelphia city limits but you would never know it! This park offers miles of trails, including wide, flat trails and also rocky narrow trails. Be sure to explore the park to see the covered bridge. Head over to the...More

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My only complaint is that there were no trail maps to take with you. There was one big one at the parking lot but the writing is small enough that even if you take a picture of it you can't see much. If doing the...More

Thank Anon8815
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A real gem of a park. Little known to those who live outside of the city but well worth spending a day to explore.

Thank Rebecca30333
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