Neversink Foothills

Exceptional views along the Schuylkill River Trail  of the Schuylkill River valley below and Neversink Mountain Preserve.

Neversink Foothills

The Neversink Foothills area along the Schuylkill River Trail offers panoramic views of the river valley and the Neversink Mountain Preserve. This area is part of the Schuylkill River National Heritage Area and the federally-designated Pennsylvania Highlands region.

Use the interactive map below to explore the unprotected land along the trail corridor. Click on the focus area name on the map to learn why the area was identified as threatened.


Cumru & Lower Alsace Townships, Berks County, PA

Trail Partners

These stakeholders maintain and care for this trail resource.

Did you know?

A population increase of 10.9% is projected for Berks County by 2040. Learn more »

Parcels in the Focus Area

Total Parcels: 18

  • Protected 22%
  • Unprotected 78%


unprotected acres

Land development could mean a loss of open space and views from the Schuylkill River Trail.

The Threatened Trail View focus areas were selected by examining population projections and future land use.

What We Could Lose