The best way to experience the Schuylkill River is sitting on it in a boat, and the best way to explore the River Towns is on a bike! These local businesses can help you do both with equipment rentals.

Bicycle Outfitters

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Riverbend Cycles

Riverbend Cycles offers bicycle sales, repair and rentals and a full service coffee shop. Address: 1 Station Ave, Conshohocken, PA 19428
Phone: (484) 539-9006

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Valley Forge Bike Rentals

Offering adult and kids' bikes, bike trailers for little ones, helmets and locks. Also offers guided bike tours of Valley Forge National Historic Park.
Address: 1000 N Outer Line Dr, King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone: (610) 783-4593


Bike Schuylkill

Bike Schuylkill is a completely free bike share program in Phoenixville. Managed by the Schuylkill River Heritage Area, Bike Schuylkill is available to anyone aged 16 or over.
Address: 252 Bridge Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Phone: (610) 935-2600

Kayak Outfitters

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Port Providence Paddle

Offering canoe and kayak rentals on the Schuylkill Canal and tubing trips on the river. 
Address: 264 Canal Street, Port Providence, PA 19460
Phone: (610) 933-1421 


Hidden River Outfitters

Offering group and individual tours, including featured tours such as moonlight trips and jazz brunch trips, as well as kayak and paddle board rentals
Address: 4120 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127
Phone: (267) 588-3512


Take it Outdoors Adventures

Offering kayak rentals out of Pottstown, shuttles, and group tours on the Schuylkill and beyond. Check out the calendar for special events and paddling trips.
Address: 140 College Dr, Pottstown, PA 19464
Phone: 610-656-3969