October 13, 2013 · 9:45 AM
Please join us the Fairmount Park hike starting from the Lloyd Hall by the boat row houses on Kelly Drive. We will meet at 9:30 AM sharp. So, have an ample time to arrive and to prepare yourself. The location is accessible by SEPTA bus #38 or #32 or on foot from the 30th station. Free parking is available on Sedgely St., Fairmount Ave., Poplar Dr. or the surroundings of the Lemon Hill House.
This is the leisurely pace 9-mile hike and this will end probably before 2:30 PM. We will walk the Kelly Drive, the Boxer Trail, and go over the Strawberry mansion bridge after passing by some of the historical houses. After the lunch stop at the Horticulture Center, we will walk the West side of the park.
Dress in layers. Bring water, snack and lunch. Drop out option by bus ($2.25 or token) is available. Substantial rain cancels the hike. No pets allowed. Please no inquiry after 5:00 PM on Oct. 11th.