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 50 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: Google maps link here.
Hikes on the grounds of the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center depart from the front of the Horticulture Center. Google maps link here.
Hikes at The Discovery Center will meet at The Discovery Center, which is located at 3401 Reservoir Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19121. Google maps link here.
Sunday, April 28th: Boxers' Trail
Saturday, June 15th: Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
Sunday, August 4th: Boxers' Trail
Saturday, October 19th: Fairmount Park Horticulture Center
Saturday, November 16: The Discovery Center
Free for members.
$15 for non-members. Register here.
Please be considerate and let us know if you need to cancel (email [email protected] as soon as you know). We have had many last minute cancellations that result in missed opportunities for people hoping to attend these events.