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Don't Miss this National Art Exhibit
Piecing Together a Changing Planet has been traveling to National Parks and partner sites since 2014. It will be on display in Pottstown from Oct. 3-28. Learn more
Sly Fox Donates $4,700+ from SRT Ale
Thank you Sly Fox and all who drank SRT Ale this summer! Sly Fox has generously donated over $4,700 from the proceeds of SRT Ale to benefit the Schuylkill River Trail Learn more.
Scenes of the Schuylkill: Call for Artists
Seeking artists to submit work in 13th Annual Scenes of the Schuylkill Juried Art Show Nov. 9-Dec. 9, 2016. Learn more.
Executive Director Update
Executive Director Silas Chamberlin is stepping down on Oct. 14 to take another position. Grant Programs Coordinator Tim Fenchel will serve as Interim Executive Director while the board conducts a search for a permanent replacement.
Ride for the River
Over 300 cyclists participated in our first ever Ride for the River on Sept. 24, with a ride on the Schuylkill River Trail to Sly Fox Can Jam Festival. Learn More
2015 Annual Report
Check out our 2015 Annual Report now available online. Our new, updated format, gives you a quick overview of how we spent our time, money and resources in 2015. Read report
Schuylkill River Restoration Fund
The 2016 Schuylkill River Restoration Fund grant awards were announced on Sept.7 Learn more
Schuylkill Explorers Program
Our new educational Student Explorers program introduces student, scouting and community groups to the river's history and environment. Learn more
Visit the Pottstown RiverWalk
Take a one-mile walk along the river and through the woods, and visit interpretive stations to learn about the ecosystem of the region. Learn more.
Pedal & Paddles
Our Pedal and Paddles are held monthly throughout the summer. Learn more
Schuylkill River Sojourn!
The 19th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn will take place June 3-9, 2017. Learn more
New Economic Impact Study
Check out the results of a new Economic Impact Study that found the Schuylkill River Heritage Area generates $590 million in economic impact to the region. Read study
Schuylkill River Heritage Area Blog
Find out what's happening in the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. Read the blog.
We Have a 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.
River of Revolutions Interpretive Center
Visit our informative Interpretive Center to 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.
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.