Visit scenic Valley Forge, known to every American. It was here that George Washington's Army retreated during the winter of 1777, just beyond reach of British troops in Philadelphia. The area's great past is apparent everywhere, from colonial mansions to national historical parks. Also, explore Valley Forge's contemporary attractions, including lush gardens, renowned art collections, and delightful restaurants. Park facilities include Visitors Center, picnic areas, a 16-mile multi-use trail and ten miles of horse trails. A Valley Forge to Philadelphia bike path begins near Betzwood Bridge. 10-mile self-guided driving tour.