JFK Walking Trail - Pottsville Bike Path & Jogging Area

Pennsylvania

JFK Walking Trail - Pottsville Bike Path & Jogging Area Facts

States: Pennsylvania
Counties: Schuylkill
Length: 0.82 miles
Trail end points: JFK Recreation Complex Pottsville and JFK Recreation Complex Pottsville
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 6122905
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Mountain Biking, Walking

With Unlimited:

  • Export to My Trail Guide
  • Create Guidebook
  • Download GPX
  • Download Offline Maps
  • Print Friendly Map
Upgrade Now

Register for Free with TrailLink Today!

View over 30,000 miles of trail maps
Share your trail photos
Save Your Favorite Trails
Find New Trails Near You
Leave reviews for trails
Submit new trails to our site
Register Now

JFK Walking Trail - Pottsville Bike Path & Jogging Area Description

The JFK Walking Trail is a hidden gem created to be part of the Pottsville Community flagship recreation complex. The paved trail is located behind the tennis courts and pool. A stylish sign complete with picket fence marks the entry way to the trail which is titled: The City of Pottsville Bike Path and Jogging Area."
It is well shaded in the summer time and used heavily by local residents. Dogs are welcome and the trail includes a unique amenity, a water fountain designed just for dogs. The trail also has very informative signs identifying trees along the path and their characteristics.

Parking and Trail Access

Reviews

Trail Events

This trail does not have any events yet.
Be the first to add one!

Add an Event

Nearby Trails

Schuylkill River Trail - Bartram Trail Section

Pennsylvania - 9.6 miles

The John Bartram Trail (a.k.a. Bartram Trail) is simply one section of the very involved Schuylkill River Trail, which is being developed in sections...

Schuylkill Valley Heritage Trail

Pennsylvania - 7.3 miles

The Schuylkill Valley Heritage Trail passes through the rolling green hills of the Schuylkill River Valley, from just outside of Tamaqua to...

Roaring Creek Watershed

Pennsylvania - 8 miles

This lovely, relatively flat dirt path runs through the Roaring Creek Tract of the Weiser State Forest. Here, the south tributary of Roaring Creek...

Accordion

Lehigh and New England Trail

Pennsylvania - 2.7 miles

The beautiful Lehigh and New England trail is a short, crushed stone trail that follows a section of the former Lehigh and New England Railroad...

Swatara Rail-Trail

Pennsylvania - 10 miles

The discovery of anthracite coal in the Tremont area of Pennsylvania shaped commerce and development well into the 1800s. The Union Canal was...

Bear Hole Trail

Pennsylvania - 5.5 miles

Swatara Creek runs through the vast woodlands of Swatara State Park in eastern Pennsylvania. Bear Hole Trail traces the eastern side of the waterway,...

Stony Valley Railroad Grade

Pennsylvania - 21.5 miles

Originally named St. Anthony's Wilderness by Moravian missionaries who arrived in the colony in 1742 to convert Native tribes, the Stony Creek Valley...

Blue Marsh Lake Multi-Use Trail

Pennsylvania - 28.6 miles

The Blue Marsh Lake Multi-Use Trail loops around a manmade reservoir just outside of Reading in southeastern Pennsylvania. The trail has a mixture of...

Schuylkill River Trail - Northern Berks County

Pennsylvania - 0.4 miles

Two small sections of the Schuylkill River Trail have been constructed in Ontelaunee Township immediately north and south of Leesport in southeastern...

Switchback Railroad Trail

Pennsylvania - 18 miles

When it began operating, the Switchback Railroad was the second railroad in America and the first in Pennsylvania. Built to haul coal from the Summit...

Lykens Valley Rail Trail

Pennsylvania - 9.2 miles

Lykens Valley Rail Trail is nearly half-way complete with 9 miles of trail open out of 20 miles planned. Those 9 miles are available in three...

Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails

Pennsylvania - 7 miles

Like so many trails in this area, the Great Hazleton Rails to Trails occupies the former corridor of a railroad line that supported the local coal...

Download the TrailLink mobile app and take TrailLink with you!
Support Trails and Pick Your FREE Guidebook + Trail Kit Today!

Explore by City

Explore by City

Explore by Activity

Explore by Activity

Log in to your account to:

  • View trail paths on the map
  • Save trails to your account
  • Add trails, edit descriptions
  • Share photos
  • Add reviews
OR

Register for free!

Join TrailLink (a non-profit) to view more than 30,000 miles of trail maps and more!
OR