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Hidden gem you wouldn’t know was there unless someone told you about it. Nice shaded dirt trail... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Hairballnorm
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Spring City, Pennsylvania
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Nice walking path where you can get away in a short distance. Historically significant area.

This path extends East from “The Iron Bridge” on Hares Hill Road to The Mill at the covered bridge... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
David W
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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Feb 4, 2019
“Local history”
Feb 4, 2018
“Nice walking path where you can get away in a short distance. Historically significant area.”
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1134 Rapps Dam Rd, Phoenixville, PA 19460-1948
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Hidden gem you wouldn’t know was there unless someone told you about it. Nice shaded dirt trail along the French creek. We like to call this the bridge to bridge trail. Trail goes between two historic bridges. History plackards scattered along trail telling facts of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hairballnorm
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This path extends East from “The Iron Bridge” on Hares Hill Road to The Mill at the covered bridge on Rapps Dam Road and then to Township Line Road along French Creek. A third of a mile section is paved west of Rapps Dam Road....More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank David W
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We live fairly close to the trail and love to walk it year round. There is a good amount that is paved. When it is dry, you can walk from one bridge to the next. It is well maintained and always beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank kevinbeery
Reviewed January 7, 2017

We live just up the hill from this trail and walk on it regularly. Part of it is paved and the rest is a natural trail. Much of it follows the creek which is lovely to see and hear. From fall colors to snowy scenery...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed November 29, 2016

This is a very nice trail that follows the French Creek. Part of the trail is paved and part is a natural surface. There are 2 very nice bridges located on this trail. There are also some markers for the old armories that existed in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SkilledOne4
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Was in town for a work trip and located this trail for a follow-up run to the Schuylkill River Trail I'd done the day before. This trail is small, very wooded, dirt (mostly) and pretty scenic running along a creek/river. My only complaint would be...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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