Cobbs Creek Park

Cobbs Creek Park

Address:6400 Market St
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Web: www.fairmountpark.org
Size: 786 acres.
Location:Located due west from downtown Philadelphia.
Facilities:Golf course, ice skating rink, recreational center and track, hiking trails.
Activities:Ice skating, hiking, golf.
Special Features:Attractions include the Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center, which features several science and urban ecology programs.

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And living in this great city of neighborhoods, I see firsthand the many ways in which we all benefit from having a Fairmount or a Cobbs Creek Park close to home.
The Laura Sims Skate House in Cobbs Creek Park - part of Fairmount Park, in Philadelphia - held its 20th anniversary celebration today and paid tribute to the rink's founder, the late community activist Laura Sims.
Contact: Mark Fournier, Borough Manager, (215) 723-5000 Philadelphia Cobbs Creek Park, Cobbs Creek Parkway, March 30 to April 1.
Contact: Jean Knight-(215) 235-1317 Cobbs Creek - 4 trees will be planted on March 19 at Cobbs Creek Park south trail.
On Arbor Day, April 28, 2000 an American chestnut will be planted in Fairmount Park's Cobbs Creek Park.
for many years in Cobbs Creek park and become instrumental
Since last year's launch, NLREEP has begun to take significant action to repair damaged areas of the park, including the removal of the invasive Akebia vine in Cobbs Creek Park and a streambank restoration in Pennypack Park, in addition to the work at Walnut Lane.
Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center -- $500,000 to renovate the stable building in Cobbs Creek Park in West Philadelphia to provide environmental education programs.
PECO Energy also sponsored "Clean It and Mean It" at Cobbs Creek Park, 63rd and Catherine Streets, Philadelphia, the future site of the Cobbs Creek Environmental Education Center.