2021

START POINT MOVED - Start box is now at the Washington Memorial Chapel Cabin Shop.

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.

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WHAT IS THE EVENT

Historic

Year Round Walk

SN: 116959 - 2021 / Y0288

when is the event

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

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

where is the event

Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

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.

reasons to do the event

Special programs

None provided

CC: Montgomery County

       Info

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

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

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Event information

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 HQs and the Valley Forge Visitor Center.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

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 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 Dr., Valley Forge, Pa 19406

event sponsor

Liberty Bell Wanderers (AVA-0238)

Event website: www.libertybellwanderers.net

point of contact

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