Winter Walks and Talks with FOW Trail Ambassadors

Trail Ambassador Talks

Trail Ambassador Talks are held at The Cedars House on Sundays. They are open to the public at no charge. These programs are suitable for children ten and older accompanied by a responsible adult. No reservations are necessary but are advised so that you may be informed if there are changes to the program. Talks are cancelled in the event of hazardous transportation due to snow or ice. The Cedars House is located on Forbidden Drive near Northwestern Avenue in Wissahickon Valley Park. Visit for updates.

February 23               2 pm

The Coming of Spring with Bruce Wagner: a Program of Photographic Impressions. If weather permits, this presentation will include a walk along Forbidden Drive to observe the signs of spring.

About Friends of the Wissahickon

The Friends of the Wissahickon, founded in 1924 and celebrating its 90th Anniversary this year, is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the Wissahickon Valley. FOW works in partnership with Philadelphia Parks and Recreation to restore historical structures throughout the park, eliminate invasive plant species, monitor watershed management issues, and restore trails throughout the Wissahickon Valley Park with its Sustainable Trails Initiative. For more information or to become a member, visit