Perkiomen Trail


Due to hurricane ida, montgomery county parks, trails and historic sites has suffered damage to many locations. we ask for your patience as we clean up. 

the Perkiomen Trail is open from Arcola Road to Green Lane Park.

The Audubon loop is open

from upper indianhead road to cider mill road the perkiomen trail is closed. 

About the Trail
The 20-mile Perkiomen Trail follows the route of the Perkiomen Creek from Oaks to Green Lane Borough. It connects to the Schuylkill River Trail and the Audubon Loop. For most of its length, the "Perky," as it is known by many, uses the former rail bed of the Perkiomen Line of the Reading Railroad.

This trail connects many public parks and historic sites, among them Lower Perkiomen Valley Park, Central Perkiomen Valley Park, Green Lane Park, John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, Pennypacker Mills, and the local Skippack Township trail that continues to Evansburg State Park. The trail passes through the historic villages and towns of Arcola, Collegeville, Schwenksville, Spring Mount, and Green Lane, offering many town services for trail visitors. 

Please click here to view the most recent press release regarding event permits at Montgomery County Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites. 


Trail Specifications

  • Length: 20 miles
  • Width: 10-12 feet
  • Surface: Crushed stone and a few paved sections
  • Activities: Biking, walking, jogging, horseback riding, cross country skiing

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