SN: 118754 - 2021 / Y2852

Walk through Quakertown, originally known as Richland and the Great Swamp. This Bucks County town was a stopover for coaches traveling between Allentown and Philadelphia. There is a lot to see here.

Hosted on the Online Start Box (OSB)

what is the event


Seasonal Walk

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New Town Clock
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Mural at Front and Broad St
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Liberty Hall
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where is the event

Quakertown, Pennsylvania

Bucks County

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

when is the event

Starting Mon, Feb 1st, 2021 until Dec 31st, 2021

Start times: Daily dawn to dusk (library is closed on Sunday)

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Great Lakes, Great Fun, Great Fitness, Great Friendships

Little Free Libraries

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking with America’s Veterans

Long description

The 6, 7, and 10k routes start out together and remain together for about 3k. The 6k route includes downtown Quakertown before going across town for a portion of historic Main Street. The 7k and 10k routes include the entire 6k route and all of historic Main Street. The 10k also goes through a recreational area north of town. Downtown and several points along Main Street are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

conditions for the event

Distance: 10k, 6k, 7k, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Medium


This walk is rated 1B. There are no significant hills. The walking surfaces in town are entirely on macadam or sidewalk. Outside of town some of the paths are on dirt or gravel for a short distance.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

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.

event sponsor

Liberty Bell Wanderers (AVA-0238)

point of contact

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