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Nottingham Barrens

Part of the largest occurrence of serpentine barrens in the United States.

Nottingham County Park
150 Park Road
Nottingham, PA 19362

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, chester county, environmental education, geocaching, geocachingorienteering, hiking, hikingbackpacking, nottingham barrens, outdoors, parks and preserves, picnicking, running,
Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center Dedicated to helping people develop a sound environmental ethic

2910 New Holland Road
Reading, PA 19607

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, environmental education, fishing, fishing and hunting, hiking, hikingbackpacking, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, nolde forest environmental education center, outdoor historic sites, outdoors, parks and preserves, picnicking, running, walking,
Mt. Cuba Center

Fostering an appreciation for the plants of the Appalachian Piedmont

P.O. Box 3570
Greenville, DE 19807

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, chester county, environmental education, gardenarboretum, mt. cuba center, nature and gardens, outdoors, parks and preserves, running, hiking and more, walking,
Mariton Wildlife Sanctuary

A 200-acre forested nature preserve on the banks of the Delaware River

240 Sunnyside Rd.
Easton, PA 18042

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, bucks county, environmental education, hiking, hikingbackpacking, joggingrunning, mariton wildlife sanctuary, nature and gardens, outdoors, parks and preserves, running, walking,
Lorimer Park

A 230-acre haven for wildlife amid suburban Abington Township

183 Moredon Road
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, lorimer park, montgomery county, outdoors, parks and preserves, picnicking,
Lake Nockamixon Whitewater Release

Whitewater rafting right here in the Delaware Valley

6011 State Park Road
Ralph Stover State Park
Pipersville, PA 18947

Neighborhood: Tags: boundless, bucks county, hip philadelphia, in and on the water, lake nockamixon, lake nockamixon whitewater release, nature and gardens, outdoor events and festivals, outdoors, paddling, parks and preserves, philadelphia, rafting, sports and recreation, whitewater,
Green Lane Park

Overnight equestrian camping amid wooded trails and gorgeous views

Routes 29 and 63
Green Lane, PA 18054

Neighborhood: Tags: backpacking, bicycling, boatingsailingsurfing, boundless philadelphia, camping, family-friendly philadelphia, family-friendly: sports and outdoors, fishing, geocachingorienteering, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, in and on the water, jogging, leisure rides, montgomery county, mountain biking, music and movies, nature and gardens, outdoors at night, paddlingraftingrowing, parks and gardens: montgomery county, parks and preserves, parks and recreation in montgomery county, philadelphia and the countryside, picnicking, road cycling, running, scenic drive, walking,
Pennypack Park

A beautiful cousin to Philadelphia’s famous Wissahickon Gorge

8500 Pine Road
(There are several park access points)
Philadelphia, PA 19111

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, parks and preserves,
Pennypack Environmental Center

An environmental education center and a dedicated bird sanctuary since 1958

8600 Verree Road
Philadelphia, PA 19115

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, camping, environmental education, fishing, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, philadelphia county, picnicking,
Peace Valley Park

Lake Galena, at 365 acres, is a favorite recreational spot

170 Chapman Road
Doylestown, PA 18901

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, bucks county, environmental education, fishing and hunting, paddlingraftingrowing, parks and preserves,
Crow’s Nest Preserve

A nature preserve composed of four 19th-century farms

201 Piersol Road
Elverson, PA 19520

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, chester county, environmental education, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, picnicking, walking,
Hildacy Farm Preserve

Woodlands meet meadows in a 55-acre preserve

1031 Palmers Mill Road
Media, PA 19063

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless, delaware county, environmental education, gardenarboretum, hiking, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, jogging, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, philadelphia and the countryside, running, walking,
Gwynedd Wildlife Preserve

An oasis of restored nature amid quickly developing suburbs

640 S. Swedesford Road
Ambler, PA 19002

Neighborhood: Tags: backpacking, birding, boundless, environmental education, hiking, horseback riding, montgomery county, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, philadelphia and the countryside, running, wildlife,
Goat Hill Serpentine Barrens

Part of the largest occurrence of serpentine barrens in the eastern United States

500 Red Pump Road
Nottingham, PA 19362

Neighborhood: Tags: backpacking, birding, boundless, chester county, goat hill serpentine barrens, hiking, nature and gardens, outdoors, parks and preserves, philadelphia and the countryside, picnicking, running, walking, wildlife,
Central Perkiomen Valley Park

More than 800 acres along the Perkiomen Creek

Central Perkiomen Park
1 Plank Road
Schwenksville, PA 19473

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, fishing and hunting, geocachingorienteering, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, picnicking,
Binky Lee Preserve

A former farm, now being reclaimed as natural lands

1445 Pikeland Rd.
Chester Springs, PA 19425

Neighborhood: Tags: birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, hikingbackpacking, joggingrunning, nature and gardens, parks and preserves, walking,
Freedom Foundation at Valley Forge

A 52-acre wooded trail and living tribute to the nation’s medal of honor recipients

1601 Valley Forge Rd.
Valley Forge, PA 19482-0706

Neighborhood: Tags: architectural interest, boundless philadelphia, freedom foundations, military museums, montgomery county, nature and gardens, outdoor art, outdoors, parks and gardens, parks and preserves, philadelphia and the countryside, running, hiking and more, scenic drive, walking,
Fort Washington State Park

George Washington’s one-time fort is now a bird watching haven

500 Bethlehem Pike
Fort Washington, PA 19034-2107

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, environmental education, fall events in philadelphia, fishing, fishing and hunting, fort washington state park, geocaching, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, leisure rides, nature and gardens, outdoor historic sites, outdoors, parks and preserves, picnicking, running, hiking and more, state parks, summer in philadelphia and the countryside, walking,
Evansburg State Park

Green space and natural solitude along the banks of Skippack Creek

851 May Hall Road
Collegeville, PA 19426-1150

Neighborhood: Tags: bicycling, birdingwildlife, boundless philadelphia, fishing and hunting, geocachingorienteering, golfing, hikingbackpacking, horseback riding, joggingrunning, leisure rides, mountain biking, nature and gardens, outdoor historic sites, outdoors, parks and preserves, picnicking, road cycling, running, hiking and more, spring in philadelphia and the countryside, state parks, summer in philadelphia and the countryside, walking,
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