Best wildlife trails in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Explore the most popular wildlife trails near Philadelphia with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of wildlife trails in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top trails (8)
#1 - Lincoln Drive Trail
Fairmount Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
This is a partially-paved scenic path that is a popular destination for locals.Show more
#2 - Wissahickon Creek Loop Yellow Trail
Wissahickon Valley Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 45 m
#3 - Blue Bell and Forbidden Drive Loop
Fairmount Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h
#4 - Lorimer Park Loop
Lorimer Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
A leisurely stroll through Lorimer Park and the perimeter of Fox Chase Farm. The hike provides both a decent workout with a few short, steep hills and an opportunity to rest on one of the numerous benches along the trail. There is also a picnic area and restrooms available.Show more
#5 - Andorra Meadow Trail
Wissahickon Valley Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 51 m
#6 - Pennypack Park Trail South Side
Pennypack Park
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 37 m
#7 - Benjamin Rush State Park Trail
Benjamin Rush State Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
#8 - Wissahickon Valley Green to Kitchen’s Bridge Loop
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 39 m
Best early morning to avoid crowds. Orange trail is rocky with up/down vertical on NE side of Creek. Yellow trail on SW side is smoother and follows the ridge line - good for mountain bikes and horses. Show more