Valley Forge Chapel Trail

  • Cannon in Valley Forge National Historical Park.

Hiking

Mountain Biking

Equestrians

Fall Foliage

5 (miles)

 Moderate

Out & Back

~250 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

Pennsylvania

Chapel Trail is a moderate hike in Valley Forge National Historical Park near Philadelphia. This hike is great for kids, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Along the way watch out for wildlife and fantastic views of the Schuylkill River.

History

Hiking in Valley Forge National Historical Park is a walk through history. The site commemorates where George Washington and the Continental Army wintered in 1777-1778. As winter set in only one in three in Washington’s army had shoes and by the next February nearly 2,500 would die from malnutrition, disease and exposure.

Red Tape

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Contact: Valley Forge NHP 1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia, PA 19406

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