Valley Forge is where George Washington’s Continental Army camped during the winter of 1777. This is NOT a battlefield. You will walk along Valley Creek, a covered bridge and the Schuylkill River.

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Creek Walk

Year Round Walk

SN: 116958 - 2021 / Y1559

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when is the event

The event is closed

From Sat, Jan 2nd, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: 10:00am - 5:00pm daily

Physical start box and Online start box (OSB) option

where is the event

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

None provided

CC: Chester County


Special programs that are applicable to all events or all walks are not shown to reduce clutter.

Event comments

None provided

conditions for the event

Rating: 2B, Distance: 5, 10km

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: No

Event information

The surface is partially on a paved multi-use trail, a gravel trail along Valley Creek out to a covered bridge built in 1865, and a natural trail along the Schuylkill River. The walk passes Washington's HQs and the Valley Forge Visitor Center. The 10K trail has been updated for 2021.


how to get to the event

OSB - First register for the event

The detailed location of, and driving directions to, the event starting point are included in the event directions, downloaded from the Online Start Box (OSB). To plan your travels, please use the map on this page. The POC does not provide event directions nor accept alternate payment methods.

This event also has a physical start box. These are the driving directions:

Washington Memorial Chapel Cabin Shop - 2000 Valley Forge Park Rd, King of Prussia PA 19406 (610-783-0576) From the South: I-95 North to I-476 North to I-76 West. Continue to US 202 South (Exit 328). Exit 422 West, stay in the right lane and exit to Route 23 West. Left on Route 23 then right to continue on Route 23, do not enter the Valley Forge Park, instead **follow Route 23 as it curves to the left to the Washington Memorial Chapel. Turn Right before the chapel into the parking lot. The Cabin Shop is located behind and downhill from Washington's Memorial Chapel. From Pa Turnpike: Exit at Valley Forge Interchange (Exit 326). After the toll booth, stay in the right lane take the next exit to N Gulph Rd then at the stoplight Right on Gulph Rd. Follow N Gulph Rd, going past the entrance to Valley Forge Park, joining Route 23. Follow directions (**) above.

Maps phrase and directions link

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1400 North Outer Line., Valley Forge PA, 19406

PLEASE do not mix and match between the two registration methods. It will confuse you and the club. Choose one, OSB or PSB, to complete the event.

event sponsor

Liberty Bell Wanderers (AVA-0238)

Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.