Schuylkill East Trail

DUE TO HURRICANE IdA, MONTGOMERY COUNTY PARKS, TRAILS AND HISTORIC SITES HAS SUFFERED MAJOR DAMAGE TO MANY LOCATIONS.  WE ASK FOR YOUR PATIENCE AS WE CLEAN UP.

the Schuylkill East trail is closed until further notice..


The Schuylkill East Trail is mainly a natural surface trail which connects to the Schuylkill River Trail at Rt. 29 in Mont Clare.  The trail follows the in road to Lock 60 where visitors then cross the small canal bridge, bearing left onto the trail.  The trail will lead you to Upper Schuylkill Valley Park as the terminus.  Parking can be found at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park and Lock 60.  This trail, less than 2 miles, is a bird lover’s paradise.