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Union Canal Towpath and Walking Trail
2201 Tulpehocken Rd., Wyomissing, PA 19610-1020 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 610-374-8839
Fax: 610-373-7049
Come out and bike, hike, run or walk along the Union Canal Towpath all year round. Along the trail, which parallels the Tulpehocken Creek and extends from Reber's Bridge to Stonecliffe in the Berks County Parks System, you can see wildlife such as fish, birds, turtles as well as flowers and trees native to this area. You can also visit historic sites along the trail, including a restored lock once used on the Union Canal and a beautiful covered bridge. The Berks County Heritage Center is open for tours of the Gruber Wagon Works and C. Howard Canal Center through October, and Gring's Mill is decorated with Holiday Lights November and December.
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Handicapped Access, Vending machines
General Information: Dates Closed: none, Hours: dawn to dusk
On-site Activities: Bicycling, Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking