Run the trails of Fairmount Park and the Wissahickon with the Conservancy!

by Melissa Romero on July 9, 2018

Guided Run Series

Venture off the beaten path!


We're offering guided trail runs in Philly's parks! Join us on these 3-6 mile runs in Fairmount Park and the Wissahickon, led by Kevin Roche from Fairmount Park Conservancy. These runs are free for current Fairmount Park Conservancy members and a $10 donation for non-members. To learn more about becoming a member, click here.

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Meets at Lloyd Hall

Boxers' Trail


Saturday, 7/14 from 9:00-10:30am
1 Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA 19130

On this 4-5 mile run, explore East Fairmount Park via the Boxers' Trail. This is a road and trail run. If you like the run, sign up for the 2018 Boxers' Trail 5k Walk/Run on September 8th!

Register here.

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Meets at Car Barn Parking Lot

Belmont Plateau


Saturday, 9/15 from 9:00-10:30am
Car Barn Parking Lot

Check out the Belmont Plateau trails during this 3-5 mile trail run. The Plateau, as it is affectionately known, comprises several cross country trail loops and offers one of the best views of the Philadelphia skyline.

Register here.

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Meets at Chamounix Hostel

Trolley Trail


Saturday, 10/14 from 9:00-10:30am
Chamounix Hostel

Explore the network of the old Fairmount Park Trolley Trail on this 4-5 mile run past the beautiful Trolley Bridge and more. Prefer hiking? Join us for a guided hikes of the Trolley Trail throughout the year.

Register here.

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Meets at Laurel Hill

Boxers' Trail from Laurel Hill


Saturday, 11/3 from 9:00-10:30am
Laurel Hill Mansion

This 3-5 mile road and trail run offers runners another chance to explore Boxers' Trail in a different season. It also takes off from a new starting point, the historic Laurel Hill Mansion.

Register here.

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Meets at Valley Green Inn

The Wissahickon


Saturday, December 15 from 9 to 10am
Valley Green Inn

Meet us at the Valley Green Inn for this 5-6 mile run exploring the beautiful trails of Wissahickon Valley Park!

Register here.

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