SN: 116959 - 2021 / Y0288

Valley Forge is where George Washington’s Continental Army camped during the winter of 1777. This is NOT a battlefield; no battle was fought here except against hunger, disease, cold and fatigue.

what is the event

Historic

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

Montgomery County

The address/location to the physical start box (PSB) for mapping services such as Google or Siri is as follows:

1400 North Outer Line Dr., Valley Forge, Pa 19406

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

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

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily, 9am-4pm, closed New Years Day and Christmas Day. The walk is mostly on blacktop multi-use trails in rolling countryside in the most historical part of the park. Passes most major memorials, log huts and Washington's HQ's.

conditions for the event

Distance: 12K/8K, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments

The Valley Forge Visitor Center is currently undergoing an extensive renovation which could last up to 2 yrs. During construction visitors will be directed to trailers located in the lower parking lot. The walk box is located in one of the temporary trailers.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

Visitor Center-1400 North Outer Line Dr., Valley Forge 19406 (610-783-1000). Refer to Valley Forge - Creek (Y1559) for directions to start location.

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.