Get outdoors! Discover outdoor activities for kids and the whole family in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs. From water sports like kayaking and row boats/canoes, to hiking trails and bike paths, to skiing and snow tubing, to zoos, farms and environmental centers that you can visit almost anytime, there’s no end to the ways you can get outside and get into some fun. Whether you’re looking to hit the slopes, soak up the sun on a nearby lake or pick the perfect pumpkin, check out our list to find the top outdoor activities near you all year.
220 Fairfield Rd, Plymouth Meeting PA, 19462
youth playground and tot lot, mutipurpose fields, 2 tennis courts, 2 bocce courts, horseshoe pit, scenic nature trail, street hockey court, pavilion, picnic tables and benches, parking.
425 Wells Road, Doylestown, PA, 18901
tot swings, little slide, drop zone, pirate ship, rockblock bridge, castle bridge, tot structure, game panels, rope climbs and more!
183 Moredon Rd, Abington Pa 19006
At Lorimer Park, you and your family can hike over 6 miles of multi-use trails though the 230-acre sanctuary in Lower Moreland Township. Most of the trail system is easily walkable, though […]
1451 Dillon Rd, Ambler, PA, 19002
basketball, exercise stations, gaga court, walking trail, pavilion, picnic area, playground, playing fields, sand volley ball. Photo from Upper Dublin Parks & Recreation
Gwynedd Ave and Township Line Road, Penllyn, PA, 19422
Penllyn woods community building, 2 little league baseball fields, 90's baseball field, soccer field, multi-purpose field, walking trails around baseball fields (1/4 mile), 2 picnic pavilli […]
8500 Pine Rd, Philadelphia, Pa 19128
Pennypack Park is another perfect spot for family hikes, with 9 miles of paved and unpaved trails on 1,600 acres. Enjoy stunning views of the Delaware River at one end of the trail, plus a […]
1301 Rose Glen Rd, Gladwyne Pa 19035
This well manicured, 100+ acre park in Lower Merion Township offers miles of trails and (of course) rolling hills to explore on your family hike. Have a four-legged family member? There’s e […]