Fall Hike at Valley Forge Park - Valley Stream/Mount Joy

Join us to experience some of the best hiking in our region. We will journey past historic farm houses, Tredyffrin's historic Knox Covered Bridge, along Valley Stream and visit Washington’s Headquarters at the halfway point of the hike, followed by hiking Mount Joy, which offers varied terrain, forest flora and fauna.

This gathering (children welcome!) will include a guide at the front and rear to accommodate different rates of enjoyment. The trail can be steep and rocky in sections. Bottled water and granola/energy bars will be provided.



Attendance is free for alumni, families and friends.


Please RSVP by Oct. 21st.  


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***Meeting information***

  • We will be meeting at 10 AM, at the Knox Trail parking lot (click here for mapwhich is off of Valley Forge (Baptist) Rd./252, just east of the Covered Bridge (see map, below). We will gather at the West (or left) far end of the parking lot. We will begin the Mt. Joy hike at 10:15 AM. 
  • One guide will be at the front of the group, one guide will remain at the rear of the group, to accommodate different rates of enjoyment.
  • Note: we will hike rain or shine, but in the event there are wind or thunderstorms, the hike will be rescheduled.
  • Please download the activity waiver by clicking here and bring a signed copy to the event.  All adults need to sign/date the waiver list minors in their party. 

Public Health Note: The Harvard Club of Philadelphia cares about the health and safety of everyone in our community.  For your own protection as well as for that of your fellow alumni, guests, it is expected that all attendees over 12 years of age will be vaccinated. Wearing masks is optional for the vaccinated, but expected for unvaccinated children under 12. This is a great opportunity to gather outdoors; please be mindful of social distancing and the comfort level of those around you.


10:00AM - 12:30PM Sat 23 Oct 2021, Eastern timezone


Valley Forge Park / Knox's Quarters Parking
Knox Tindle Lane
Wayne, PA 19087 USA

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Look Who's Coming:

Miriam Solomon
Guest of Miriam Solomon
Samarth Desai
Xena Wang
David Chen
Glynis Gallivan
Guest of Glynis Gallivan
Gaelle Pierre-Louis
Ina Kodra
Laurent Bass
Danielle Rion-Bass
Theodore Lee
Janet Rich
Sandy Wong
Roger Bove
Patrice Bove
Xena Wang
Diane Danoff
Theo Danoff
Mark Bean
Abha Dawesar
Abha Dawesar
... a total of 28 guests.
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