Segment #7 Mason Dixon Trail

The Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Network (PHTN) will co-align with the Mason Dixon Trail (MDT) for a total distance of 54.4 miles from Wrightsville on the Susquehanna River, to the Appalachian Trail near Whiskey Springs. The MDT is a long distance trail that runs for a total of 196 miles between Chadds Ford along the Brandywine Creek in southeastern Pennsylvania and the AT. In between it passes through portions of Delaware and Maryland.

For more information and to view the Trail Section page, zoom-in and hover over the above trail map; click the pointer and when the information box pops up click on “Read More.” Or follow this link: Mason Dixon Trail Section Page.

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Congress Proposes Legislation to Reauthorize Highlands Conservation Act

Federal support is key to the success of land conservation efforts. Legislation like the Highlands Conservation Act, originally passed in 2004, has been instrumental in preserving valuable resources throughout the Highlands region. While the original authorization has lapsed, efforts are underway in Congress to reauthorize this important program. Read More

PennDOT Provides Passage for PHTN in Upper Salford

At a recent meeting in Upper Salford Township, representatives from PennDOT and engineers from McCormick Taylor provided details about how the Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Network (PHTN) will pass under Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike) in Upper Salford Township. Read More

New Kiosk Installed Along PHTN in Quakertown

AMC, Quakertown Alive! and Quakertown Borough team to provide a new interpretive kiosk along the PHTN in Quakertown. Read More

New Park Construction to Begin Near DCNR Trail Gap

Construction of a new community park is set to begin this summer in Richland Township, Bucks County. Read More