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Dates: 11/2/2019 - 11/2/2019
City / State: Langhorne, PA
Event Name: Historic Town Walk
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 114490 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10k/5k - 1A
Description: The trail begins on the grounds of Heritage Farm featuring an historic farmhouse dating back to 1840. Walk through the historic district passing the 300 year old Langhorne Hotel and many other notable buildings that date as far back as 1793. The trail also goes through a picturesque neighborhood with stately older mansions on beautifully manicured tree-lined streets, and the quaint downtown district with many shops and restaurants. Other highlights include the Revolutionary Soldier's Burial Site and the Catawisa Nature Preserve. The trail is almost entirely on pavement and mostly flat. The trails through the nature preserve are natural.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Little Free Libraries, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Heritage Farmhouse
Start Point / Driving Directions: 222 N. Green St., Langhorne. From the PA Turnpike (I-276) take Exit 351. Merge onto US-1N and proceed to US-213 (Maple Ave.) 4.5 miles (do not take Business US-1). Turn right on US-213S and go straight. Cross N. Flowers Mill Rd. (The Shoppes of Flowers Mill); cross US-413 (Pine St.); cross Bellevue Ave. (Langhorne Hotel on right); and continue 1 large block to N. Green St. Turn right onto N. Green St. and proceed to Heritage Farm on the left. Parking on the open area next to the gardens. Look for LBW signs.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Paul & Alma Dallas (215) 750-7807
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