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 February 15, 2018 @ 7:30pm 

Speaker: Steve Saffier from the Audubon Society.

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

Featured Event

Roland’s Guided Walk

Sun. March 18, 2018 - Frankford ave at the bikepath

Location: Frankford Ave at bikepath • Holmesburg History • Bustleton RR • Willet’s Mill Race • Woodenbridge Run • Indian stone tool-makers site • 1 mi rough trails.



About Friends of pennypack

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

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Historical Points

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Pennypack park photo gallery

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"Leave only foot prints, take only memories."