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.
Public Weighs in on Trails in Unami Hills
On May 11, 2017, the Natural Lands Trust held a Public Meeting at the Upper Salford Township Building to discuss the Fulshaw Craeg Preserve.
Highlands Trail Stewards Volunteer in Richland Township
The volunteer Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Stewards installed directional signage on the PHTN in the Quakertown area. Read More
West Rockhill Talks PHTN
The West Rockhill Township Spring 2017 Newsletter includes a great article on the progress of the Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Network in upper Bucks County.
AMC and Lehigh University Partner on the PHTN
The Appalachian Mountain Club has once again partnered with Lehigh University to produce interpretive signage along the Saucon Rail Trail.
PA Highlands Trail Stewards in the News
A recent article in the Bucks County Herald covers the Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Network and the PA Highlands Trail Stewards.
AMC Teams with Boy Scouts on PHTN Project
The Appalachian Mountain Club recently teamed with a Quakertown area Boy Scout Troop to support new trail amenities along the Pennsylvania Highlands Trail Network.
Perkasie Receives $50K for Liberty Bell Trail Study
Recently, DCNR announced that the Borough of Perkasie will receive a $50,000 grant to prepare a trail study for the Liberty Bell Trail in Perkasie, Sellersville, East Rockhill Township, West Rockhill Township, Richland Township and Quakertown Borough.
Coopersburg Receives $939K for new Saucon Rail Trail Links
Coopersburg will receive just under a $1 million in federal funds to develop a trail connection to the Saucon Rail Trail, PennDOT recently announced.
2016 Eastern PA Greenways and Trails Summit
The 2016 Eastern Pennsylvania Greenways and Trails Summit was held mid-September at ArtsQuest in Bethlehem.
Upper Bucks Rail Trail Open House
On October 19th, 2016 the Bucks County Planning Commission held an open house to provide the public with information on the proposed 3.3-mile Upper Bucks Rail Trail. The event was hosted at Richland Township Fire and Rescue in partnership with the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC), Springfield and Richland Townships, as well as Quakertown Borough. Read More
Bethlehem Launching Free Bike Share Modeled on Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill
The City of Bethlehem has announced a free bike bike share program to launch in July of 2016. Read More