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East Fairmount Park

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Paines Skate Park

This skatepark includes elements to appeal to the general public like granite and steel benches and sweeping views of the Schuylkill River and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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Mander Swimming Pool

2140 N 33rd St. Philadelphia, PA 19121

One of Philadelphia's 70 public swimming pools. Open from June - August

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Strawberry Mansion Tennis Courts

10 Public Tennis Courts.

Boxers’ Trail

This 3.8-mile scenic wooded trail is named after its original use as a training ground to generations of Philadelphia boxers, including world champion boxer Joe Frazier.

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Schuylkill River Trail

Approximately 10 miles in length, this trail for bikers, walkers and runners connects to a broader trail network 60 miles in length. Schuylkill Banks, located between the Fairmount Water Works and Locust Street, is a linear park that hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

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Glendinning Rock Garden

Named after its benefactors Robert and Elizabeth Glendinning, the garden is a perfect size and shape for throwing a football or frisbee around. The tranquil sound of the trickling stream makes the garden perfect for a picnic.

PA Center for Adapted Sports

1233 MLK Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131

The Center serves 500 individuals with disabilities annually, including Veterans and Active Duty Military personnel.

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Schuylkill River Grandstand

Catch a seat on the river to watch exciting crew races in session - or just to relax and watch the water.

Sedgley Woods Disc Golf Course

3500 Reservoir Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19121, USA

Founded in 1976, Sedlgey Woods provides rough, forested terrain for a rewarding and challenging game of disc golf. The 27-hole course is lovingly maintained by The Friends of Sedgley Woods.

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