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Hike @ Lake Galena (Peace Valley Park)
December 5, 2019 –
Carpool to this loop hike around beautiful Lake Galena. Bring a snack and water. Eat lunch in Ambler. There are bathroom facilities during the hike.
DIRECTIONS: Take the Blue Route (476) to Exit 20 near the Mid-County tolls. Turn right onto Plymouth Rd and drive to the first light. Turn left onto Butler Pike. Stay on Butler Pike until it ends at Route 152 (Limekiln Pike.) Turn left onto 152 North. Stay on Route 152. Route 152 turns right onto W. Butler Ave. in the town of Chalfont. Then it makes an immediate left onto N. Main Street. As soon as you see the Chalfont SEPTA station on your left, slow down. Take the second right onto Park Ave. Park Ave. becomes Callowhill Rd. Take Callowhill Rd to Creek Rd. Turn right onto Creek Rd. Drive past 230 Creek Rd and the first parking lot to the main parking lot. Look for a sign on left saying “Peace Valley Park, Galena Village, Boat Rental.” Park near the lake.
Leader: Marilyn Furfari, cell: 610 945-5228.