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Dates: 4/6/2019 - 4/6/2019
City / State: Huntingdon Valley, PA
Event Name: Remembrance Walk
Event Type: Guided Walk
Event ID: 113771 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 2B
Description: The trail follows natural paths through heavily wooded areas with some hills and uneven terrain, offering beautiful scenery alongside creeks and huge trees. There is also a segment on a rails-to-trail with a crushed stone surface.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Little Free Libraries, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Registration begins at 9:30
Location: Lorimer Park
Start Point / Driving Directions: 183 Moredon Rd., Huntingdon Valley. From the WEST: PA Turnpike East to Exit 343 (Willow Grove) to PA-611 S. Go 3.6 miles, turn left on Susquehanna Rd. Go 1.5 miles, turn left on Meeeting House Rd. Go 0.6 miles, turn left on Huntingdon Pike. Go 0.1 mile, turn right on Moredon Rd. Go 0.8 miles, turn right into parking lot. From the NORTH or SOUTH: From I-95 in Phila., take Exit 30 (PA-73 W). Go 1.6 miles and cross US-1. Go 1.9 miles, turn half right on Oxford Ave. Go 0.2 miles, turn half right on Veree Rd. Go 2.2 miles, turn left on Bloomfield Ave which becomes Moredon Rd. Go 0.8 miles, turn left into parking lot. From the parking lot, cross Moredon Rd. and walk to the picnic area for the Start Point.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Registration begins at 9:30. A remembrance ceremony to honor deceased members of LBW members will begin at 10:00. The Guided Walk will begin at 10:15 immediately following the ceremony. Those not participating in the Guided Walk may register between 9:30-11:30. Finish by 2:00. Dogs are permitted on the trails only. Park rules prohibit dogs in the picnic area where the Start Point is located and the activity area where the remembrance ceremony will take place. After the walk, LBW will provide hoagies and drinks to participants.
Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Dave Doerffel (267) 566-0432
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