Susquehanna River Water Trail - Middle and Lower S

photo: Kayaking on the river near McGees Mills. Photo by Sherri Clukey. Type: Water Trail
Length: 103.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Boating, non-motorized: Canoeing
Boating, non-motorized: Kayaking
Camping
Fishing
Swimming
Agency: Nonprofit
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Directions

Location: Sunbury to PA-MD border. River water trail just east of Interstate 81 south of NY line and further west. North Branch Section from NY line at south Waverly downstream to Sunbury with many access points.

States: Pennsylvania
Counties: Union, Snyder, Northumberland
Latitude: 39.75546   Longitude: -76.23659

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Description

From its headwaters in Cooperstown, New York down to the Chesapeake Bay at Havre de Grace, the Susquehanna River Water Trail is one of the largest water trail systems in the United States and provides paddlers with an exciting variety of paddling experiences.

Additional Details

Primary Surface: Water, moving
Secondary Surface: Water, still

Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 2008

Supporting Webpages and Documents

Website: Middle Section - 56-mile water trail from Sunbury
Website: Susquehanna River Trail - campsites on 20 islandsf

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Jonathan Pinkerton
Susquehanna Gateway Heritage Area
1706 Long Level Road
Wrightsville , PA 17368
(717) 252-0229
http://www.susquehannaheritage.org/

Trail Management:
Gary Bloss
Susquehanna Greenway Partnership
201 Furnace Road
Lewisburg , PA 17368
(570) 522-7211
gbloss@susquehannagreenway.org
http://www.fws.gov/sullyshill/

http://www.susquehannagreenway.org

 

Photos

Harrisburg Riverfont. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

Harrisburg Riverfont. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

Kayaking on the river near McGees Mills. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

Kayaking on the river near McGees Mills. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

 

Kayaking on the river near McGees Mills. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

Kayaking on the river near McGees Mills. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

McGees Mills Covered Bridge. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

McGees Mills Covered Bridge. Photo by Sherri Clukey.

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