In 1987, Friends of Pennypack Park was established by a group of concerned individuals to form an organization which would become an advocate for the park and actively promote its condition. For over 30 years, these volunteers have dedicated their time and energy to making sure Pennypack Park is clean and welcoming. Friends of Pennypack Park is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with no ownership or control of the park facilities, trails, creeks or any other permanent or temporary structures.

Pennypack Park is owned by the City of Philadelphia, and operated and maintained by the Philadelphia Dept. of Parks & Recreation. 

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Next Meeting: Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 PM

Program: To Be Determined

Location: Deer Meadows Residence 8301Roosevelt Blvd North of Holme Ave

Featured Upcoming Event

Guided Park Walk

Sunday August 18th 1—3 PM

Location: Pennypack Environmental Center Parking Lot, 8600A Verree Rd

* Woodland walk to Indian campsite * Ballard Brook * “Thoreau’s Hut” * Verreeville * 1 mile on rough paths.

About Friends of pennypack

Find out about our organization, mission, our methods, and the results of our decades of advocacy.

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Biking, Hiking, Fishing, Picnics and more!

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Upcoming events

Park Maps

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Historical Points

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Pennypack park photo gallery

Check out what makes Pennypack so beautiful!

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