On a hot summer day, nothing is better than taking your friends and family on an adventure on the water. Greater Reading has plenty of places to cool off while providing an excellent way to experience the outdoors. Take a kayak, canoe or tube down the scenic Schuylkill River or enjoy some time by Blue Marsh Lake. In Reading, PA, there are lots of fantastic places to simply relax or make a splash in the water!

Blue Marsh Lake
Blue Marsh Lake Recreation Area
French Creek State Park
French Creek State Park
Schuylkill River National and State Heritage Area
Schuylkill River Greenway Assoc.