Fairmount Park & Schuylkill River
Comprised of 9,200 beautiful acres, Fairmount Park is part of Philadelphia's Park System. A scenic oasis for outdoor recreation and events, West Fairmount Park runs along the west bank of the Schuylkill River, and East Fairmount Park follows the east bank of the Schuylkill. Running through Philadelphia, the Schuylkill River hosts many boat races including the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta. Enjoy walking, jogging, bicycling and rollerblading on the Schuylkill River Trail along the banks.
Fairmount Park & Schuylkill River Events
Fairmount Park in Philadelphia is a scenic haven for outdoor activities such as walking, running, biking, and rowing. The riverfront park is the site of bike races, marathons, and triathlons, such as the annual SheROX Triathlon. You'll also find the historic Boathouse Row on the east bank of the Schuylkill River, home to annual events such as the Dad Vail and Stotesbury regattas. When you're looking to stay near Fairmount Park, discover The Windsor Suites.