Wissahickon Valley Park

Wissahickon Valley Park is a large urban park that is located in Northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It protects 2,042 acres of woodland surrounding the Wissahickon Creek between the Montgomery County border and the Schuylkill River. For several miles, the creek winds through a dramatic wooded gorge known as the Wissahickon Valley, a Nation…
Wissahickon Valley Park is a large urban park that is located in Northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It protects 2,042 acres of woodland surrounding the Wissahickon Creek between the Montgomery County border and the Schuylkill River. For several miles, the creek winds through a dramatic wooded gorge known as the Wissahickon Valley, a National Natural Landmark.
  • Location: Pennsylvania, United States
  • Nearest city: Philadelphia
  • Area: 2,042 acres (8.26 km²)
  • Established: 2010
  • Governing body: Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
  • Designated: 1964
Data from: en.wikipedia.org