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Call for Artists!
Entries for the 12th Annual Scenes of the Schuylkill Art Show & Sale are due October 26. Learn more.
Ride for the River: Save the Date!
We are hosting a ride on the Schuylkill River Trail on Sept. 24, 2016, in partnership with Sly Fox Brewery. The ride will begin and end at the Sly Fox Can Jam festival. Learn More
An Ale for the Trail!
Sly Fox Beer recently presented us with a $4,018 donation from the 2015 sales of SRT Ale, a seasonal beer brewed to celebrate and benefit the Schuylkill River Trail. It will be available again in April 2016. Learn more.
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.
Schuylkill River Restoration Fund
The 2015 Grant awards were announced on Sept. 17. Over $275,000 were distributed to nine projects that will improve river water quality. 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.
New Executive Director
Executive Director Silas Chamberlin joined the Schuylkill River Heritage Area in May. Learn more
Schuylkill River Sojourn
The 17th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn took 184 paddlers down the river from June 6-12 Learn more.
2015 Pedal and Paddles
Our 2015 Pedal & Paddle season is now over. Check back in the spring for 2016 dates. Learn more.
Schuylkill River Heritage Area Blog
Find out what's happening in the Schuylkill River Heritage Area. Read the blog.
River of Revolutions Interpretive Center
Visit our informative Interpretive Center to learn about the role the Schuylkill River played through history. Learn more.
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
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.