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The Ultimate Guide to Winter Sports Around Philadelphia

So far this winter, we’ve been pretty lucky, weather-wise. However, as the temperature drops lower so does our morale for getting off the couch. Thankfully, […]

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6 Gorgeous Philly-Area Hikes Near Breweries

Living in a large city like Philly, going on a fall hike isn’t as easy as strapping on some boots and stepping out the door. […]

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5 Woodsy Airbnb Cabins Near Philadelphia That You Can Book for Your Next Hiking Getaway

Now that fall is here, we’re ready to spend every weekend hitting the trails and enjoying the gorgeous fall foliage. To turn an outing into […]

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Explore 50 Miles of Wooded Trails During the Wissahickon All Trails Challenge

If you took a brief sabbatical from exploring one of Philly’s best green spaces, Wissahickon Valley Park, this summer due to the extreme heat and unpleasant […]

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This Awesome Biking and Camping Adventure Trip Is Returning to Philly in August

There are some things that just go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Beyoncé and Jay Z. Pizza and Ranch dressing (don’t fight me on it). And now: […]

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5 Shaded Trails to Run Around Philadelphia This Summer

Welcome to Run Week at Be Well Philly! Every day, we’ll bring you the best and the latest on info on running around Philadelphia. Stay tuned for […]

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Fairmount Park’s New Treetops Zip Line and Ropes Course Is as Insanely Fun as You’d Imagine

On May 12, the long-awaited Treetops Quest zip line and ropes course is opening in Fairmount Park. We had the chance to check it out […]

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YES: Giant 1,000-Foot Slip ‘N Slide Coming to Philly This Summer

Last year, Slide the City, the company responsible for setting up giant 1,000-foot Slip ’N Slides in cities all over the country, seemed to be […]

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This Is What It’s Like to Rappel from a 31-Story Building in Center City

To say I was given the opportunity of a lifetime yesterday is a bit of an understatement. And to say I wasn’t completely terrified about […]


101 Best Things to Do in and Around Philadelphia This Summer

Who cares about the date of the solstice: We are past Memorial Day, and that means it is summertime. As usual, there are a multitude […]

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The Checkup: The Best Beer for Every Outdoor Activity

• Love to hike? Camp? Bike? Tackle a few Be Well Philly Bucket List items this weekend, then toast yourself for a job well done […]