Paddle on the Tidal Trail

October 1st, 2016

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29 2016 2:00 PM — 6:00 PM   Join PEC and Take it Outdoors Adventures as we show you how to access and enjoy the Tidal Trail from Bristol to Philadelphia. This easy, four-hour trip is for all levels. The Tidal Delaware Water Trail is one of 25 designated Pennsylvania Water Trails. The […]

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Back to School Events Abound on the Tidal Trail

September 7th, 2016

The Tidal Trail is abuzz as we all go back to school. Two great events are happening on the Delaware and the Schuylkill on Saturday, September 10th. 2016 Pennsylvania Coast Day Discover all that Pennsylvania’s coast has to boast at Pennsylvania Coast Day. This free festival will take place at Walnut Plaza (Columbus Avenue at […]

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Bee Scene on the Tidal Delaware

August 23rd, 2016

If you are looking for a place to take your honey in the coming weeks, head to Glen Foerd on the Delaware on September 9th for the kick-off of the Philadelphia Honey Festival! The Philadelphia Honey Festival is a celebration of honey and urban beekeeping in Philly. Since 2010, the Philadelphia Honey Festival has been […]

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The Walnut 2 Walnut Regatta is back and better than ever!

July 26th, 2016

Join Philadelphia Independence Seaport Museum for their 3rd annual Walnut 2 Walnut Challenge! Photo from Plan Philly This 15 mile paddle will take you through most beautiful and interesting urban landscapes that will highlight how the Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers have shaped Philadelphia over three centuries. The Walnut 2 Walnut Challenge can be whatever you […]

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Cabela’s King Kat Tournament coming to the Tidal Delaware

June 15th, 2016

The Tidal Delaware River offers incredible opportunities for outdoor recreation. It’s waters entice paddlers and motorboaters alike. Several areas on the river are known for their excellent wildlife viewing. In 2014, the Bassmaster competition brought 37,000 fans to the river, and on Saturday, June 18, Cabela’s King Kat Tournament will be taking to the Delaware out […]

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Winterfest on the Delaware is Back

November 25th, 2015

This Friday – November 27 – Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest comes back to the Tidal Delaware! In addition to ice skating with a gorgeous view of the river and the Ben Franklin Bridge, come to Winterfest on the Delaware for the fire pits, the kids lodge, the delicious food, and the fireworks. The Holiday Tree […]

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Paddlers’ Paradise in Ridley Township

October 22nd, 2015

The most recent host of the Canoemobile program was Ridley Township – home to a Tidal Trail marina that you should definitely know about. Located just a few miles downriver of Philadelphia, Ridley sits at the confluence of the Tidal Trail and the Darby Creek. The marina provides excellent access to the John Heinz National Wildlife […]

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Tidal Trail Summer Activities

June 18th, 2015

The Tidal Trail is one of the most unique water trails in the Commonwealth as it connects breathtaking natural sites with fascinating industrial heritage and world-class cultural amenities in two states and a major city. The Delaware River has long been a hub of activity in the Philadelphia region. As historic industrial uses have left […]

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You should do this: Race on the Darby Creek (and picnic!)

September 8th, 2014

Celebrating Darby Creek Valley Association’s 30th Anniversary. Come race on the Darby Creek! When you finish, enjoy a free picnic along its banks! Bring your family, friends, or significant other.  While you are racing, your family can walk the boardwalk over the large freshwater tidal lake next to Darby Creek, stop at the observation blinds to […]

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Bassmaster Elite to take on the Delaware

August 4th, 2014

There are 33 million anglers in the United States, more than golf and tennis players combined. 4.3 million licensed anglers are within a 4 hour driving radius of Philadelphia. That’s why the Bassmaster Elite tournament is coming to the Tidal Delaware River next week! It’s an honor to host some of the most talented anglers […]

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