Valley Forge Commissary Trail

  • Flowering Dogwood in Valley Forge National Historical Park.

Hiking

Mountain Biking

Equestrians

Fall Foliage

2 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Pennsylvania

Commissary Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Valley Forge National Historical Park near Philadelphia. This hike travels through part of the historic Pawling Farm. Mountain bikes and horses are also permitted on this trail.

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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