• New 1.4 Mile Section of the Schuylkill River Trail Now Open in Schuylkill County

    Nov. 10, 2017

    The Schuylkill River Heritage Area cut the ribbon on a new 1.4-mile segment of the Schuylkill River Trail on Wednesday, November 1 at 1:00 p.m. in partnership with Schuylkill Haven Borough.

    About 30 people attended the ribbon cutting ceremony, including state, county and local officials.

    The new trail section is located between Tumbling Run Road and Seven Stars Road near Mt. Carbon. It is part of a longer section stretching from…more

  • About Holding Events on the Trail in Berks or Schuylkill Counties

    Jan. 5, 2014

    The Thun and Bartram Sections of the Schuylkill River Trail are available for community events provided the organizer receives a Special Activities Agreement from the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. The Agreement identifies the sponsoring organization, activity, and location for the event and includes provisions covering clean-up, insurance, traffic control, and emergency services. Click here to download the Special Activities Agreement. Agreement must be submitted at least one month prior to the planned event.

    For…more