SN: 114570 - 2020 / Y0288
ALERT - VC open Thurs thru Mon 10-4; Take walk box outside to register, stamp, etc., return inside when done
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
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
National Parks Centennial Challenge
Points of Reference
Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails
Walking the USA A - Z
The temporary Visitor's Center is open Thursday thru Monday 10-4. closed New Years Day and Christmas Day. We have been asked when getting the walk box to immediately take the box outside to register, stamp, etc. and not return inside until finished. 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
Access to start point may be affected by COVID-19 virus. 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
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
Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.