Sitting next to the Reynolds' Dog Park near the canal in Upper Providence Township, Schuylkill River Trailhead at…More Port Providence features plenty of free parking along with restrooms and trail information. From this point, it's 26.5 miles to Philadelphia.
Part of the Schuylkill River Trail, which when complete will extend from Philadelphia to Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, spanning 114.5 miles, this is a new addition to the trailheads in Montgomery County. A variety of different organizations banded together to make what used to be a short, choppy trail into a popular route for joggers and cyclists. The entire trail is a state heritage area recognized by the U.S. Congress.
Schuylkill River Heritage Center 2 N Main St, Phoenixville, PA19460 More than 120 years old, the Foundry building sits on the former Phoenix Iron and Steel Company site and houses the…More Schuylkill River Heritage Center. The Phoenixville Area Economic Development Corporation purchased the building and restored it. Now, visitors to the center can take in video presentations, explore interactive kiosks and check out photos recalling the history of Phoenixville industry and manufacturing throughout the region. Become a member to support the cause and stop in for a glimpse into Phoenixville's past.
Phoenixville Water Treatment Plant Cromby Rd & Water St, Phoenixville, PA19460 The Phoenixville Water Treatment Plant is a government facility based on Water Street, located behind Reservoir Park.…More The location, led by superintendent Andy Fabian, is operated by 9 staffers and is operational 24 hours a day throughout the year. The plant treats water for the town from the Schuylkill River and produces over 2 million gallons of drinkable water per day.
Phoenixville Foundry 2 N Main St, Phoenixville, PA19460 Hosting weddings and corporate events, the Phoenixville Foundry offers 18,000-square feet of space. This renovated…More historic building sits in the center of downtown Phoenixville. The Phoenixville Foundry boasts two ballrooms and the Schuylkill River Heritage Center, which displays artifacts of the Phoenix Iron and Steel Company and industry along the waterway.
St. Michael Park 203 Jacob St, Mont Clare, PA19453 St. Michael Park is located in the heart of Upper Providence Township. It sits on the Upper Schuylkill River and is…More accessible via Jacob Street. It features acres of beautiful greens, a picninc area and an atheltic field.