Events In The Watershed

3.5 Mile Camp Woods Expansion Hike

Wednesday, June 14 at 09:30 pm


All Hikers


**Update 6/7/23: Due to air quality concerns this program (originally scheduled for 6/7) has been moved to Wednesday, 6/14**


Starting and ending at the Prophecy Creek Park, this 3.5 mile hike illustrates the trail connections between Briar Hill Preserve, Cheston Family Preserve, Hughes Family Preserve, Armentrout Preserve, and Camp Woods. The highlight of this hike is visiting the recent 10-acre expansion at Camp Woods that creates these exciting new trail connections. Hike will be led by Harm Scherpbier (Board Member & Conservation Crew.)


Terrain: Trails are a mix of grassy, wooded, paved, and small rocky surfaces with root exposure possible, mix of flat and a little elevation in spots.


Please note:

  • No access to bathrooms or benches
  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Pace: 25-30 min/mile
  • Duration ~ 2 hours


We are happy to offer this program at no cost to participants, but if you are able, a $10 suggested donation would be greatly appreciated. Wissahickon Trails is a local, community-supported nonprofit. Our budget depends entirely on the generosity of our supporters—individuals, foundations, and corporations.  Donate online today.

Event Details
  • Location

    Prophecy Creek Park 205 W Skippack Pike, Ambler, PA 19002

  • Contact

  • Parking

    Paved Parking Lot at Prophecy Creek Park. When you pull in, drive toward the very back part of the parking lot towards the open lawn where we will meet.

  • Price

    Free; donations accepted