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Columbia Crossing River Trails Center

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New (relatively) visitor center

Really bright, clean visitor center with restrooms, an interpretive center about the history of the... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Warminster, Pennsylvania
Best trail in the region!

Such a beautiful trail. Great for biking, walking, running, strollering, rollerblading...in... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This building features a small picture gallery, outside seating area, and an incredible amount of parking. There is also an outfitter who was renting bikes and boats so you can enjoy miles of trails along the beautiful Susquehanna or float down on it. The staff...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Really bright, clean visitor center with restrooms, an interpretive center about the history of the Susquehanna River crossing, and a great covered deck overlooking the river.

1  Thank jannwillie
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Such a beautiful trail. Great for biking, walking, running, strollering, rollerblading...in solitude or with friends!

Thank angdidonato
Reviewed 14 June 2018

nice place to bike. Start at Columbia - the visitor center is great. There is a wonderful, covered patio with picnic tables overlooking the river. Great place to just sit and relax. Plenty of parking for the bike trail. Trail is relatively flat and smooth...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Another great bike trek today. Priceless! River vistas and few others made for a nice ride. Saw a black snake, a Kestral, and a Blue bird.

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We entered the river trail at Marietta and went down stream into Columbia where the trail ends at a neat looking restraunt on the shore of the Susquehanna river. We then headed upstream to Bainbridge before we came back to Marietta. Excellent trail - away...More

Thank philw482016
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Susquehanna Heritage has excellent travel info in the center and online to explore this region. Highly recommend the rails to trails bike ride(s) along the river and a drive to all of the Susquehanna river overlooks.

Thank DaveJody
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We're from Georgia but were visiting the area last weekend. We ride our Rails to Trails bike path several times a week and were excited to ride this trail while visiting Columbia. We rode from the River Trails Center, north, to Bainbridge and back.The trail...More

Thank srmiller09
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is nice place to park along the Susquehanna River if you want to walk or ride the River trail. You can also rent kayaks here. There is a nice patio with picnic tables, clean restrooms and ample parking. During our visit, and throughout the...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was a great day trip on a bike. You can rent the bikes right across the parking lot at the River Trains Center. The trail is about 11 miles each way on the blacktop, including a trip through Marietta. The facilities were new and...More

Thank Bill U
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