Norristown Farm Park


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Norristown Farm Park


Location:Off West Germantown Pike in Norristown, in the southwestern corner of the state.
Facilities:Paved trail, picnic area, picnic pavilions.
Activities:Fishing, hiking, bicycling, inline skating, skateboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sledding, summer concerts.
Special Features:A green oasis in a fast-growing suburban setting, the park offers miles of trails and fishing in Stony Creek. Operated by Montgomery County Department of Parks.
Address:2500 Upper Farm Rd
Norristown, PA 19403

Phone:610-270-0215
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/norristownfarmpark.aspx
Size: 690 acres.

See other parks in Pennsylvania.
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Having the right "stuff" is all that it takes to participate in the Sunday, October 5 scarecrow-making demonstration at Norristown Farm Park.
Volunteers from SmithKline Beecham planted the trees at Norristown Farm Park in a northwest suburb of Philadelphia.
Montgomery County Department of Parks & Heritage Services was awarded $6,500 to help support "Mowing to Meadows" in Norristown Farm Park to protect the Stony Creek watershed.
13 and 15 Contact: Heidi Metz, 215-234-4528 Lorimer Park, Henry Lane, Whitemarsh Township Contact: Scott Morgan, 215-947-3477 Lorimer Park, 183 Moredon Road, Abington Township Contact: Scott Morgan, 215-947-3477 Norristown Farm Park, 2500 Upper Farm Road, Norristown Contact: Jeff Larson, 610-270-0215 *Pennypack Ecological Trust Lands, 2955 Edgehill Road, Bryn Athyn Borough Contact: Brad Nyholm, 215-657-0830 *Peter Wentz Farm, Worcester Township Contact: Dianne Cram, 610-584-5104 *Preserved Farm, Hoffman Road, Douglass Township, completed Oct.
To help combat this assault on our skeletons, Friends Life Care at Home is hosting the Halloween Bone Run, Walk 'n Roll for just that very cause at scenic Norristown Farm Park in Norristown, Pa.
Bone Run, Walk 'n Roll events include a 5K run, 5K wheelchair roll and a one-to-four-mile walk through scenic Norristown Farm Park.
Bone Run, Walk 'n Roll events include a 5K run, 5K wheelchair roll and a one- to four-mile walk through scenic Norristown Farm Park.
Holl Administrative Complex" at Norristown Farm Park in East Norriton Township, Montgomery County.
Holl introduced legislation that led to formation of the farm park, and he spearheaded formation of the Norristown Farm Park Task Force that in 1987 began mapping plans for the park.
Trees bring such value to our properties and communities," said Dave DeCampli, PECO Energy vice president, Operations, at a tree planting ceremony with local school children at Norristown Farm Park in Montgomery County.
LOCATION: Norristown Farm Park, which borders Norristown, East and West
planting of new trees and bushes at Norristown Farm Park, which