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Best trails in Fairmount Park

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Looking for a great trail in Fairmount Park, Pennsylvania? AllTrails has 6 great trail running trails, hiking trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Fairmount Park ranging from 2.1 to 24.6 miles and from 22 to 246 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Wissahickon Creek Gorge Loop Trail
Fairmount Park
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 4 h 8 m
Wissahickon Creek Gorge Loop Trail is a 9.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of Show more
#2 - Schuylkill River Trail: Philadelphia to Valley Forge
Fairmount Park
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Length: 24.6 mi • Est. 10 h 15 m
Schuylkill River Trail: Philadelphia to Valley Forge is a 24.6 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that features a river and is good for all skill leveShow more
#3 - Lincoln Drive Trail
Fairmount Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
Follows on other side of river by Lincoln driveShow more
#4 - Blue Bell and Forbidden Drive Loop
Fairmount Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h
Blue Bell and Forbidden Drive Loop is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numShow more
#5 - Trolley Trail
Fairmount Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 15 m
Start at Chamonix Mansion in Fairmount Park. There are three trail heads at the mansion - two to the left of the mansion and one to the right of the mansion. The one to the right actually has a temporShow more
#6 - Forbidden Drive
Fairmount Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 13 m
Forbidden Drive is a 5.3 mile point-to-point trail located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, trail runninShow more