News and Information:
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Sly Fox Brewery to Release SRT Ale
A portion of the proceeds from the beer will benefit the Schuylkill River Heritage Area for the Schuylkill River Trail. Find out how you can participate in its Earth Day release! Learn more.
First Annual Dinner
Our first annual dinner will be a unique colonial meal in the 1762 White Horse Inn on March 21 & 22. Learn more.
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Schuylkill Highlands CLI Grants
Click here to learn about or apply for a mini-grant for nature based tourism and conservation projects.
Save the Date! Schuylkill River Sojourn
The 17th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn is planned for June 6-12, 2015. Learn more.
FREE Kayak Drawing Winner Announced
Thank you to everyone who joined or renewed their Schuylkill River Heritage Area membership for 2015. Click here to find out the winner of our kayak drawing.
Schuylkill River Heritage Area Blog
Find out what's happening in the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. Read the blog.
FREE 2014 River of the Year Posters
The Schuylkill River was PA's 2014 River of the Year! While this honor is now over, we still have free River of the Year posters. Learn More
Traveling Quilt Exhibit Coming in 2016
We are proud to be participating as a host of this amazing exhibit which will travel around the country until Jan. 2017, coming to Pottstown in Oct. '16. Learn more
Executive Director Search
Executive Director Kurt Zwikl is planning to retire in June and the board is seeking a new chief executive to lead the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. Learn more
FLOW: Now out in Paperback
Acclaimed author Beth Kephart told us why she loves the Schuylkill at two special River of the Year talks in October. If you missed her, you can still order her book FLOW, now out in paperback. Learn more
Check Out our 2013 Annual Report
Take a moment to review our 2013 Annual Report for an overview of our projects and funding. View report here.
Revolutionary War Illustration Exhibit
Check back in the spring for future plans for our unique, traveling exhibit, Bringing the War of Independence to Life: 19th Century Illustrations of the American Revolution. Learn more
Schuylkill River Trail News
Free Maps! Find out where you can get a free Schuylkill River Trail map.
Trail volunteers needed! We rely on volunteers to maintain the trail in Berks & Schuylkill Counties. Find out how you can help.
Visit the River of Revolutions Interpretive Center
Learn about the role the Schuylkill River played through history. Learn more.
Find Unique Gifts
Check out our online River Store for books, artwork, mugs & more. Click here.
Pedaling through Our National Parks
Pedaling Through Our National Parks: This ride is now over. Thanks to all our participants and volunteers who made this two-day ride so much fun!
Pedal and Paddle
Our Pedal and Paddle events are held monthly from May through September. Learn more.
National Park Passport Stamps Available from Schuylkill River Heritage Area offices
Visiting Schuylkill River National and State Heritage Area? Document your visit with a National Park Service Passport cancellation stamp, available at our Pottstown headquarters.