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Montgomery County, Pa. Offers Recreation in Historic Setting


Montgomery County, Pa. Offers Recreation in Historic Setting

(NewsUSA) – When most people think of Valley Forge and Montgomery County, Pa., they think of historic sites and the Revolutionary War. It may offer history buffs a keen look into the past, but there’s so much more.

Whether you are a hiker or a biker, there are nearly 60 miles of multi-use trails interconnected throughout the county for visitors and locals alike to explore.

Two must-visits for nature lovers and adrenaline junkies are Valley Forge National Historical Park and Green Lane Park. With 3,500 acres each, these parks offer an abundance of recreational activities.

Just 20 miles west of Philadelphia, Valley Forge is the famous encampment of George Washington and is known as the birthplace of the United States Army. Here, visitors can rent bikes to traverse the paved 6...

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