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The Schuylkill River Trail is a multi-use trail along the banks of the Schuylkill River in southeastern Pennsylvania. Partially complete as of 2018, the trail is ultimately planned to run about 140 miles from the river's headwaters in Schuylkill County to Fort Mifflin in Philadelphia. Completed portions of the trail include a section from Auburn to Hamburg, a 19.5-mile portion from Reading to Pottstown, and a 23.2-mile portion from Oaks to South Street in Center City, Philadelphia.Large stretches of the trail are rail trails. Parts of it belong to the East Coast Greenway, a 3,000-mile trail system connecting Maine to Florida. Wikipedia


Travel Videos (20)

⁴ᴷ⁶⁰ Walking Philadelphia, PA: Schuylkill Banks Park from South Street to Market Street

April 6, 2022 - 11:00 AM 53°F / 12°C Walking along the Schuylkill River waterfront and boardwalk via Schuylkill Banks Park.

April 12, 2022

Connecting People to the Schuylkill River - The Schuylkill River Trail and Water Trail

Since the late 1970's, the Schuylkill River Greenways in partnership with County and local partners have been working to ...

December 21, 2021

Schuylkill River Park: Big Dog Run, Markward Playground, Schuylkill River Trail & Amtrak Station.

I started walking from the corner of West Rittenhouse Square and Locust Street towards the Schuylkill River Park. It was a cold ...

December 3, 2020

Upper Schuylkill Valley Park Vlog | Hiking With Kids | Schuylkill River | Indian Food Simplified

This video entitled "Upper Schuylkill Valley Park Vlog | Hiking With Kids | Schuylkill River | Indian Food Simplified" is our Upper ...

June 8, 2021

Schuylkill River HEADWATERS - Native Brook Trout

With stocked trout streams in South Central PA getting HAMMERED, I decided to take a drive up to the headwaters of the ...

April 9, 2020

History of the Schuylkill River and the Fairmount Water Works

Deenah Loeb, Executive Director of City Parks Association describes the history of this river and its important role in the city of ...

June 16, 2015

Schuylkill Soaring

Schuylkill Soaring is an original short film celebrating recreation on the Schuylkill River through stunning imagery from land, water ...

November 3, 2020

Following the Schuylkill Navigation (Canal)

The Schuylkill Navigation system was 108 miles and stretched from Port Carbon to Philadelphia in its heyday. Join me and my ...

July 13, 2019

Police: Man charged with assaulting woman on Schuylkill River Trail

Police say a man was arrested after allegedly assaulting a woman on the Schuylkill River Trail last week. Philadelphia news ...

June 1, 2022

What's That Strange 40-Foot Structure Along The Schuylkill River?

Greg Argos reports.

May 24, 2017

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