Wyncote Rentals near Wissahickon Valley Park
Though some may think that living near a big city means it’s hard to enjoy the great outdoors, residents of Wyncote rentals near Wissahickon Valley Park would definitely say otherwise. The massive park (covering more than 2,000 acres!) is nestled in Northwest Philadelphia, right on the border of the local suburbs, making it a favorite of city and suburban residents alike.
At Towers at Wyncote rentals near Wissahickon Valley Park, residents are less than 15 minutes from all the possibilities that the park offers. Locals will appreciate the quick commuting time once they see all that there is to do during a visit to the park, which can easily provide a full day of entertainment (and some education, too!).
Wissahickon Valley Park features 50 miles of trails, offering varying terrains and sights that will fascinate nature lovers. Forbidden Drive is a favorite of many locals, as vehicular traffic is restricted, offering large open spaces for hiking, running, biking, and even horseback riding. Some trails wind through the woods and others take visitors past the Wissahickon Creek, which is popular for swimming and fishing in the warm weather. No matter how many times you visit the park, you can always find something new to see and do.
While exercise and nature appreciation are the primary focuses of many visitors to Wissahickon Valley Park, the area offers even more than that. The park is home to a number of historic statues and monuments, as well as a series of historic homes, many of which are open for tours. Five bridges are scattered throughout the park, including a covered one, making it a prime spot for photographers and those who appreciate urban landscapes fused with natural beauty. Whether you’re visiting the park to burn some calories or to learn about local history, you’ll likely work up an appetite while there, so a visit to Valley Green Inn is a perfect way to break up the day. The historic inn is a popular tavern now, offering food and drinks to park visitors in a quaint and historic setting.
Residents at Towers at Wyncote rentals near Wissahickon Valley Park have limitless possibilities for outdoor adventure right at their fingertips! Contact us today to learn more or to schedule a tour.