SN: 114614 - 2020 / Y1559

TEMPORARILY CLOSED - The Valley Forge National Park and it's trails are closed until further notice.

Creek Walk

Year Round Walk

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Valley Forge National Historical Park

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

From Thu, Jan 2nd, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

National Parks Centennial Challenge

Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily, 9am - 4pm, closed New Years Day and Christmas Day. 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 HQ's and the Washington Memorial Chapel.

Distance: 10K/5K, Rating: 2B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Hard

Wheelchairs: None

Comments

Access to start point may be affected by COVID-19 virus. The Valley Forge Visitor is currently undergoing an extensive renovation which could last up to 2 yrs. During construction visitors will be directed to trailers in the lower parking lot. The walk box is located in one of the temporary trailers.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

Visitor Center- 1400 North Outer Line Dr., Valley Forge 19406 (610-783-1000). 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 right lane and exit Route 23 West; cross intersection (Route 23) into park. Park in the Visitors Parking Lot. The box is located in the Visitor Center behind the main desk. From Pa Turnpike: Exit at Valley Forge Interchange (Exit 326). After toll booth, stay in right lane a short distance to US 202 South. Follow directions (**) above

Liberty Bell Wanderers

Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net

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