• Schuylkill River

    Schuylkill River Valley

    National Heritage Area Pennsylvania

Things To Do

The yearly Schuylkill River Sojourn, a 7 day canoe or kayak trip down the river occurs the first week of June. Visit the Heritage Area’s official webpage for information about the Schuylkill River Sojourn and a schedule of events held by the many partners and sites in the Heritage Area.

Did You Know?

Schuylkill River Project

Starting in the 1940’s 24.7 million cubic yards of coal silt was removed from the Schuylkill River through the Schuylkill River Project, the nation’s first major environmental clean-up.