The One Hikeable Lake Near Philadelphia That’s Simply Breathtaking In The Fall

If you’re looking for an exceptional fall hike near Philadelphia, you’ll want to head out west to Marsh Creek State Park. Miles of hiking trails, breathtaking fall foliage, and a scenic lake turn this park into the ultimate autumn destination.

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Plan a day trip out here with your friends or family, and you will love what you see! If you’re trying to stay a little closer to the city, the leaves at Wissahickon Gorge are just beginning to burst with color, and that’s only about fifteen minutes from the city. Read more about hiking Wissahickon here.