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Things to Do & see
Hopewell Big Woods is 73,000 acres of possibilities…
come camp, fish, kayak, ride your horse, climb a rock, or just take a good long walk.

InformationInformation & Visitor Centers

•Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site
•French Creek State Park

•Warwick County Park
•Welkinweir
•Borough Hall, Birdsboro

•Schuylkill River Greenway Association

 

Parks & PreservesParks & Preserves

•Birdsboro Waters
•Coventry Woods
•Crow’s Nest Preserve
•French Creek State Park
•Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site
•Horse-Shoe Trail

•Thomas P. Bentley Nature Preserve
•Union Township Recreation Area

•Warwick County Park
•Riverfront Park
•Welkinweir

•Woody’s Woods

 

Historic AttractionHistoric Attractions

•Bethesda Church
•Coventry House
•Daniel Boone Homestead
•Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site
•Joanna Furnace Historic Site
•Mark Bird’s House
•Morlatton Village
•St. Peter’s Village

•Warwick Furnace Ruins at the Thomas P. Bentley Nature Preserve

•Welkinweir

 

HikingHiking

•Birdsboro Waters
•Coventry Woods
•Crow’s Nest Preserve
•French Creek State Park
•Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site
•Horse-Shoe Trail

•Thomas P. Bentley Nature Preserve
•Union Township Recreation Area
•Warwick County Park
•Riverfront Park
•Welkinweir

•Woody’s Woods

 

FishingFishing
•French Creek State Park

•Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission

•Schuylkill River National & State Heritage Area

•TCO Flyfishing, Reading

 

Birding Birding
• Pennsylvania Audubon Society

See Parks & Preserves for birding locations

 

Horseback Riding Horseback Riding

• Horse-Shoe Trail

 

Paddling Paddling

•French Creek State Park
•Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission

•Schuylkill River National & State Heritage Area

•Union Township Recreation Area

 

Camping Camping

•French Creek State Park

 

CyclingCycling

•Berks County Bicycle Club
•Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

•French Creek Iron Tour
•Pennsylvania Rails-to-Trails

•Walk and Bike Berks County

 

Rock ClimbingRock Climbing

•Birdsboro Waters

 

HuntingHunting

•State Game Lands #43

 

OrienteeringOrienteering

•Delaware Valley Orienteering Association

 

GeocachingGeocaching

•Geocaching - The Official Global GPS Cache Hunt Site

•Earthcache

 

RecreationOther Recreation Resources

•Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation