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Schuylkill River Trail Receives $12M in Federal Funding for Completion

After years of lobbying in D.C., Pennsylvania senators Bob Casey and Pat Toomey announced on Tuesday that they have secured $12 million in federal funding […]

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Register for This Fun Relay Race Along the Schuylkill River Trail

Well, folks, the Schuylkill River Relay & 50K is back for another year of competition with your best running buddies. This year, the 50-kilometer race […]

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The Schuylkill River Trail Just Got Its First Security Cameras

Just one week after a South Philly woman said multiple teens assaulted her on the Schuylkill River Trail – and that passersby saw and did nothing – City […]

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Security Cameras Coming to the Schuylkill River Trail

In case you missed Victor Fiorillo’s just-posted piece about a runner being surrounded and groped by teens on the Schuylkill River Trail, it’s worth a read. The incident […]


Jogger Says No One Helped as Teens Attacked Her on Schuylkill River Trail

A South Philadelphia woman says she was attacked by a group of teens on the Schuylkill River Trail on Tuesday night — and that none […]

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The Ghost Race: Lululemon’s Virtual Race to Return to the Schuylkill River Trail

Remember last year when the folks at Lululemon teamed up with Strava to turn Philly’s Schuylkill River Trail into a virtual race course for a […]

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One Trail, Four Ways: 4 Lovely Bike Rides Along the SRT (With Maps!)

It’s no secret the Schuylkill River Trail is a local gem. In 2015, USA Today named the snaking path, with more than 60 miles of […]

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The Philly Fitness Lover’s Summer Bucket List: 15 Things You Need to Do

Summer, in all its sweat-inducing glory, is here, folks! And we know: That spot on your couch that gets the perfect not-too-aggressive breeze from your AC […]

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Disgruntled SRT User Hangs Comically Passive Aggressive Banner

There’s a sinkhole on the Schuylkill River Trail by the Chestnut Street Bridge that’s been fenced off for a good chunk of time now. This […]


Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]

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The Checkup: Hooray! Bartram’s Mile (Finally) Has an Opening Date 

• Guys, guys, guys! Goooood news: Bartram’s Mile — that’s the one-mile stretch of trail along the west bank of the Schuylkill River, designed to […]

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Trail Etiquette: 7 Rules We Wish Everyone Would Follow on the Schuylkill River Trail

This past weekend — a long one, complete with 65-degree weather in freakin’ February — was the kind of weekend that causes a person to […]

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Registration Now Open for This Sweet Relay Race Along the SRT

Remember the Schuylkill River Relay 50K? To jog your memory, the relay race — in which runners tackle 31 miles of the beautiful Schuylkill River […]

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Two Runners Robbed on the Schuylkill River Trail in the Middle of the Night 

A heads up for all our runner friends: Two runners were robbed on the Schuylkill River Trail in the wee hours of Friday morning, 6abc reports. […]

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Listen Up, Runners and Cyclists: Chunk of Schuylkill River Trail Closed Through January for Construction

Construction on a crumbling wall along the Schuylkill River Trail will cause closures on Martin Luther King Drive and a detour on the recreational trail, PlanPhilly reports.  Read more […]