News and Information:
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Your membership supports the river, the Schuylkill River Trail and Schuylkill River Heritage Area projects and programs that benefit the entire region. Donate or learn more
Kayak Winner Announced
Congratulations to Michael Font! His name was drawn from all 2016 new and renewing members as the winner of a beautiful new kayak!
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Receive newsletters, event invites and updates about our projects and programs. Sign up here.
We are pleased to announce a Volunteer in Service to America (VISTA) position open for 2016 to 2017. Click here for details
An Evening for the Schuylkill River
Join us on March 12 for a benefit dinner and awards ceremony with live music, basket raffles and more at Sunnybrook Ballroom. Learn more
Scenes of the Schuylkill
A selection of artwork from the 12th Annual Scenes of the Schuylkill Art Show is on display at Valley Forge National Park through February 26. Learn more.
Schuylkill River Restoration Fund
The 2016 Grant Round is now open for projects that improve water quality in the watershed. Learn more
An Ale for the Trail!
Sly Fox Brewery's SRT Ale will be re-introduced on Earth Day 2016, during the 2nd Annual SRT Spree! Learn more.
18th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn
The 18th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn will be held from June 4-10, 2016 Learn more.
Ride for the River: Save the Date!
Take a 40-mile ride on the Schuylkill River Trail on Sept. 24, 2016. The ride will begin and end at the Sly Fox Can Jam music festival in Pottstown. Learn More
Schuylkill River Heritage Area Blog
Find out what's happening in the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. Read the blog.
We Have a New Girl Scout Patch!
The patch encourages Girl Scouts of all ages to explore the region, learn about its history and protect the environment. Learn more.
Become a Trail Volunteer!
We rely on volunteers to help maintain the Schuylkill River Trail. Read about opportunities for group projects,trail sponsorhips, work day volunteers and Trail Ambassadors. Learn more
Free Trail Maps
Click here to find out where you can pick up an updated map of the Schuylkill River Trail.
2014 Annual Report
Check out our 2014 Annual Report for on overview of our projects, programs, events and funding. See report here.
2016 Pedal and Paddles
Pedal & Paddles are held monthly from May to September. Check back in the spring for 2016 dates. Learn more.
River of Revolutions Interpretive Center
Visit our informative Interpretive Center to learn about the role the Schuylkill River played through history. 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
Find Unique Gifts
Check out our online River Store for books, artwork, mugs & more. Click here.
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.