SN: 114570 - 2020 / 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.
Year Round Walk
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
Valley Forge National Historical Park
From Thu, Jan 2nd to Thu, Dec 31st
National Parks Centennial Challenge
Points of Reference
Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails
Walking the USA A - Z
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.
Distance: 12K/8K, Rating: 2A
The Vallley 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
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.
Liberty Bell Wanderers
Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net