Valentine's treats on guided walk along Delaware Canal

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A canal boat passes Jacob Oberracker's Tap Room in the early 1900s. The Tap Room is now the Golden Pheasant Inn. (Friends of the Delaware Canal)

The Friends of the Delaware Canal will offer a free, guided  “We Love the Canal” walk along the towpath from Tinicum Park to the Golden Pheasant Inn in Erwinna on Feb. 12.   

On the 2¼-mile roundtrip walk, guides will point out waterfowl and the Spiderman House and recount the history of the village of Erwinna, and Jacob Oberracker’s Tap Room. Valentine’s treats will be served at the end of the tour.

The walk will begin at 2 p.m. in the rear parking area in Tinicum Park, 963 River Road, Erwinna, weather permitting. Check the nonprofit organization’s website,, or call 215-862-2021 to check on the status of the tour or for more information.

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