This event is part of Fairmount Park Conservancy's membership program which encourages people who love Philadelphia's parks to support the parks while also having great opportunities to discover its hidden gems through more than 70 programs each year.
About the Guided Hike & Meditation
Enjoy a hike to explore Fairmount Park’s hidden gems followed by a guided meditation. No prior experience with hiking or meditation required! Hike portion led by park enthusiast and member Ambrose Crenshaw. Meditation portion led by local yoga teacher and personal coach, Nicole Taylor of Evolve Philadelphia.
Meet at 10:00 AM. Hike portion will be around 3 miles. Event will conclude by 1:00 PM. Please wear sturdy shoes, comfy clothes and bring water, a snack and, if you would find it helpful, a small meditation cushion (or towel) that you can carry with you during the hike.
Hikes of the Boxers’ Trail depart from Mount Pleasant Mansion which is at 3800 Mt Pleasant Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19121 / here.
Hikes on the grounds of the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center depart from the front of the Horticulture Center which is here.
Hikes at FDR Park depart from FDR Boathouse, which is here.
June 23 - Boxers' Trail (UPDATE 6/22: Unfortunately, this hike and meditation has been CANCELED due to the weather forecast of thunderstorms and rain. We apologize for the inconvenience.)
July 21 - FDR Park
Aug 18 - Boxers' Trail
Sept 15 - Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
Oct 13 - Boxers' Trail
Free for members.
$10 for non-members. Register here.
Please be considerate and let us know if you need to cancel (email email@example.com as soon as you know). We have had many last minute cancellations that result in missed opportunities for people hoping to attend these events.