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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Philadelphia, PA
Event Name: Ben Franklin Bridge
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106050 2017/Y0621
Distance - Trail Ratings: 11k - 2A
Description: Daily, dawn to dusk. The walk begins in the Historic District of Philadelphia and goes across the Ben Franklin Bridge into Camden, NJ. Walk through the Rutgers Univ. campus in Camden, and along the scenic river front to the Battleship New Jersey then return to Philadelphia.
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Border Crossings, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Food For Thought, Fraternal Organizations, Honoring Our Flag, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, Underground Railroad, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking America's Ports of Call, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z, Water Towers, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times:
Location: Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District Hotel
Start Point / Driving Directions: 4th and Arch St., Philadelphia 19106 (215-923-8660). Located near the U.S. Mint and Independence Hall. Refer to Philadelphia - East (Y1278) for directions to start location.
Awards & Fees: B Award
Comments: Walkers will be given the option of taking the ferry that departs from the Camden waterfront across the Delaware River to return to Phila. The ferry operates on a limited schedule during the spring and summer months.
Host Club: Liberty Bell Wanderers
Contact: Pat Crisfulla (215) 334-5825
Website: www.libertybellwanderers.net
E-Mail Contact: pmcrisfulla@hotmail.com