The Cresheim Trail ramble has been rescheduled for March 15th. This new date will allow us to enjoy the trail in warmer weather, without snow, yet before the leaves come out, for best visibility. Participants will get an overview of the Montgomery portion of the Cresheim Trail, as we travel by car and on foot […]
Trail Walk Postponed
Due to the weather forecast we will be postponing tomorrow’s (December 14th) trail walk. When it has been re-scheduled we will post it here. Thank you for your understanding and stay warm and dry!
3rd Annual Cresheim Trail Walk!
Join us Saturday, December 14th, for our 3rd Annual Cresheim Trail Walk. We will meet at 10 AM at the Springfield Library rear parking lot and then set off to explore the Montgomery County portion of the proposed Cresheim trail in vehicles and on foot. We will stop at key points where the proposed Cresheim Trail crosses roads to get a […]
November 16th Workday!
We will meet at Lincoln Drive and Allens Lane at 10 AM for our monthly workday. Tools, gloves and coffee provided. We promise to keep this one short and to the point (planting some native plants). We recommend sturdy shoes, long sleeves and long pants. Stop by and visit the trail in fall colors even […]
Bizarre Process, Amazing Results: Workday 7.20.13
Here are pictures of our July workday in progress. The problem: unsightly urban debris and invasive plants: The Solution: Sheet Mulching First we put down newspaper: Then we watered generously: Then we put down cardboard and watered again: Finally step: apply mulch (generously provided by the Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Department) and voila! Nature!!Stay tuned […]