SN: 114568 - 2020 / Y0621

View from the bridge

what is the event

Ben Franklin Bridge

Year Round Walk

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Battleship New Jersey
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Italianate tower
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Greek Revival facade of library
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where is the event

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District Hotel

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 Wed, Jan 1st, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Border Crossings

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Make a Wish at a Water Fountain

Take a Walk In a City Park

Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails

Underground Railroad

Walk the USA - Street by Street

Walking America's Ports of Call

Walking the Path of Inventions

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Daily, dawn to dusk. The walk begins in the Historic District of Philadelphia and goes across the Ben Franklin Bridge into Camden, NJ. Walk through the Rutgers Univ. campus in Camden, and along the scenic river front to the Battleship New Jersey then return to Philadelphia.

conditions for the event

Distance: 11k, Rating: 2A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


Access to start point may be affected by COVID-19 virus. Walkers will be given the option of taking the ferry that departs from the Camden waterfront across the Delaware River to return to Phila. The ferry operates on a limited schedule during the spring and summer months.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

4th and Arch St., Philadelphia 19106 (215-923-8660). Located near the U.S. Mint and Independence Hall. Refer to Philadelphia - East (Y1278) for directions to start location.

event sponsor

Liberty Bell Wanderers

Event website:

point of contact

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