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New year, new walk...

Happy new year! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-OgFLohVFw The 7th annual Walk Around Philadelphia will take place next month (~Feb 12-20) – it will be my 9th total! It's still wild to…


Seeking a Project Manager

1/15/2022 UPDATE: I've found someone to work with. Thank you! ************************************** THIS OPPORTUNITY HAS BEEN CLOSED I'm looking for a part-time project manager to work…


2021 End of Year review

Here a few highlights of 2021, where I... Completed my 7th & 8th iterations of Walk Around Philadelphia, which several hundred folk have now participated in. (WHYY / Inquirer coverage) Got…


Airport & Southwest: Recap of final weekend of Fall 2021 Fringe 10x10 walk

Segment 9:Around the airport (Hog Island Road) It's the final weekend of this fall's Walk Around Philadelphia and we're headed into the home stretch, circumnavigating the airport today and then…


Delaware days: Recap of 3rd weekend of Fall 2021 Fringe 10x10 walk.

Segment 6:Torresdale towards Bridesburg We started off this weekend's iteration of Walk Around Philadelphia having already walked halfway 'round the city, from 61st & Baltimore up Cobbs Creek,…


Halfway there! Recap of 2nd weekend of Fall 2021 Fringe 10x10 walk.

The 8th Walk Around Philadelphia is halfway complete! This fall's 10x10 edition of the perimeter walk is divided into ten segments that are roughly ~10 miles each. With five of them done, there's…


First weekend of 10 x 10 Walk complete...

The first weekend of this fall's 10 x 10 edition of Walk Around Philadelphia is was pretty fantastic. Each route offered surprises, challenges, contrasts and unexpected delights (as expected!)……


Register now for Fall 2021 Walk Around Philadelphia!

photo: Lisa Marie Patzer / University of Pennsylvania The next iteration of Walk Around Philadelphia runs September 10 – October 3rd, and there's multiple ways to plug in: Register to join a…


Feb 2021 Walk Around Philadelphia: Day 6

Heinz Wildlife Refuge, Darby & Cobbs Creek, Mt Moriah Cemetery... The final day of the walk started with a bit of a mad scramble of physical and logistical challenges: The ice storm had…


Feb 2021 Walk Around Philadelphia: Day 5

The Navy Yard, Platt Bridge, Hog Island. We'd arrived back at Pier 68 before 7am in hopes of a sunrise over the river, but this morning was overcast. The forecast was calling for a potential…