Tag Archives: Schuylkill River

Feet First Philly’s Spring Walks

Missed out on our last walks? Feet First Philly is just getting started! Keep an eye out for walks to help you explore the city and get outside this summer. April: East Coast Greenway Mid-Atlantic Summit Mobile Workshop: Schuylkill Banks Stroll As part of the Mid-Atlantic Summit, Feet First Philly partnered with Schuylkill River Development […]

Show your support for trails in the Philadelphia region!

The city recently celebrated the opening of two new trails, the Penn Street Trail and the 58th Street Greenway.  The Penn Street Trail runs along the Delaware River and will part of a continuous 5-mile path that wil be called the Delaware Waterfront Trail.  The 58th Street Greenway is part of the East Coast Greenway, and […]

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Philly trails expanding; preliminary designs released for Bartram’s Mile

Though the weather may still be cold, it’s now officially spring.  You know what that means–it’s the time of year when people start returning to the city’s wide network of pedestrian and bicycle trails!  This year, trail users have many reasons to be excited; there are quite a few projects going on to expand existing trails […]

Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides to host “Great 12-Hour Tour”

Do you like walking?  No, seriously.  Do you REALLY like walking?  On September 8th, The Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides is holding the 3rd annual “Great 12-Hour Tour of Philadelphia.”  That’s right, twelve hours.  This tour will take you on a trip through Philadelphia history, beginning at the National Constitution Center at 8:00 a.m. and winding […]