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  • Cobbs Creek Golf Course

    he first public golf course in the Greater Philadelphia area.

    he first public golf course in the Greater Philadelphia area.

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  • Community Bikes and Boards

    Trick-out your board or ride

    Skaters, BMXers and snowboarders can get their hands—and feet—on rides by Venom, Kali, Thule and dozens more in-the-know brands at this chiller-than-thou Fabric Row store. Also for sale here: tune-ups, repairs and tricking-out of aforementioned rides.

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  • Concerts in the Park – Rittenhouse Square Summer Concert Series

    A lively summer concert series in Rittenhouse Square

    Concerts in the Park

    A lively summer concert series in Rittenhouse Square

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  • Core Creek Park

    A lakeside oasis amid suburban Bucks County

    A lakeside oasis amid suburban Bucks County

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  • Coryell’s Ferry Historic Boat Rides

    Cruise by historic New Hope aboard a Mississippi-style riverboat

    Cruise by historic New Hope aboard a Mississippi-style riverboat

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  • Country Creek Vineyard and Winery

    A historic winery nestled on the banks of the Perkiomen Creek

    A historic winery nestled on the banks of the Perkiomen Creek

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  • Crossing Vineyard and Winery

    A family-owned vineyard dedicated to environmentally sustainable growing techniques

    A family-owned vineyard dedicated to environmentally sustainable growing techniques

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  • Crow’s Nest Preserve

    A nature preserve composed of four 19th-century farms

    A nature preserve composed of four 19th-century farms

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  • Cycle Sports

    A bike shop with rentals in Doylestown

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  • Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor

    A 165-mile trail connecting waterways, rails and trails along a historic railroad path

    A 165-mile trail connecting waterways, rails and trails along a historic railroad path

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  • Delaware Canal State Park

    The only remaining continuously intact canal of the great towpath canal building era

    Delaware Canal State Park

    Stroll through a stretch of American history at Delaware Canal State Park, a 60-mile linear park along the Delaware River from Easton to Bristol. Once trod by mule teams pulling cargo-laden boats along the canal, the towpath is used today by people looking for exercise and recreation.

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  • Delaware County Veterans Memorial

    Quiet place of reflection honoring the men and women of the armed forces

    Delaware County Veterans Memorial in Newtown Square.

    Pay tribute to veterans of the past, present and future at the beautiful Delaware County Veterans Memorial in Newtown Square.

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  • Delaware River Fly Fishing Service

    Full, half-day and overnight fly fishing adventures on the Delaware River

    Full, half-day and overnight fly fishing adventures on the Delaware River.

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  • Delaware River Tubing

    A leisurely float down the Delaware, with lunch along the way

    A leisurely float down the Delaware, with lunch along the way

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  • Delhass Woods

    170 acres of walking trails and rare habitats

    170 acres of walking trails and rare habitats

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  • Devon Horse Show and Country Fair

    The oldest and largest outdoor multi-breed horse competition in the United States

    Devon Horse Show

    The oldest and largest outdoor multi-breed horse competition in the United States

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  • Dickinson Square Park

    A neighborhood green space frequented by seasonal picnickers

    A sunny day at Dickinson Park in Pennsport.

    Basketball courts, swing sets, a jungle gym and three acres of trees and green space define this neighborhood park. In the warmer months, residents come here for picnic lunches—easy, thanks to the availability of delicious food in the area—and a seasonal farmers’ market.

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  • Drexel Park

    Spectacular skyline views from the west side

    Both Powelton residents and Drexel students flock to this 2.5-acre oasis for its walking paths, benches and open green space, where picnics, Frisbee games, reading and sunbathing are the main activities. And that view—it makes a typical day in the park visually stunning.

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  • Eagles Crest Vineyard

    A Chester County working farm, vineyard, and animal sanctuary

    A working farm and vineyard with roots that go all the way back to Portugal.

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  • Edgeley Field

    Philadelphia’s favorite locale for ultimate frisbee

    Philadelphia’s favorite locale for ultimate frisbee

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  • Evansburg State Park

    Green space and natural solitude along the banks of Skippack Creek

    A mix of cropland, meadows, old fields and mature woodlands, Evansburg State Park offers a chance to relax in the tranquility of the natural world — a welcome respite amid the growth of surrounding communities in Montgomery County.

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  • Fairmount Bicycles

    A friendly shop for bike sales, repairs and rentals

    This full-service bike shop sells new and refurbished bikes, as well as all the necessary accessories and safety equipment. Cycling enthusiasts can also rent bikes for a half-day, full day or week.

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  • Fairmount Park

    One of the world’s largest city park systems

    Biking riding through Fairmount Park

    With more than 9,200 acres of rolling hills, gentle trails, relaxing waterfront and shaded woodlands, Fairmount Park keeps a wealth of natural landscapes within easy reach of all city residents.

    You can take a stroll, head out for an afternoon of softball, organized frisbee or pier-side fishing, or just settle in for a family picnic. There are miles of trails for horseback riding, off-road cycling and deep-woods hiking, yet there are also tours of historic mansions, Japanese tea ceremonies and outdoor concerts. Three environmental centers, as well as a wildlife refuge treatment center, help bring the natural world to life for adults as well as children.

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  • Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

    Home of the Centennial Arboretum — 27 acres of majestic Asian, European and North American trees

    The reflecting pool at the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center

    Home of the Centennial Arboretum — 27 acres of majestic Asian, European and North American trees

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  • Fairmount Running Company

    Don’t walk, run to this shop staffed by experts

    A favorite among the neighborhood runners, this shop is staffed by lifelong runners and coaches and carries every major brand of running sneakers, apparel and accessories.

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  • FDR Skate Park

    Philadelphia’s premier skateboard park

    South Philly’s FDR Park is a concrete, skateboard paradise, designed and built by skateboard enthusiasts.

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  • Festival of Fountains at Longwood Gardens

    May 26 – September 2: Thousands of sparkling fountains dance before your eyes

    Spring at Longwood Gardens.

    Longwood Gardens demonstrates its role as a cultural center for the performing arts during its annual Festival of Fountains. Throughout the spring and summer, the Gardens come alive with music, special performances and fantastic fountain displays.

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  • Firehouse Bicycles

    In the saddle

    Located on the outskirts of University City, this funky funhouse of all-things cycling provides repair services and sells used, refurbished bikes. The small staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

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  • Fireworks and Fountains at Longwood Gardens

    Celebrate summer with plenty of “Oohs” and “Aahs”

    The entire family will enjoy Longwood Gardens’ light and sound spectacular, a summer tradition at the internationally celebrated gardens.

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  • First Niagara Big Cat Falls

    You’ll fall for big cats at the Philadelphia Zoo

    A lion at the Philadelphia Zoo.

    The stunning Big Cat Falls experience creates a landscape of lush habitats and waterfalls where you will come face to face with nearly 20 endangered big cats from around the world, including four African lions and three adorable Amur tiger cubs.

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