StoneHillsPRES

Bring your binoculars… warblers and many other songbirds abound!

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Stone Hills Preserve

Laver and Gerloff Roads
Schwenksville, PA 19473
Darin Groff, Preserve Manager
610-827-0156

Entrance: 4/10 mile west of Neiffer Road on Laver Road

Our 13-acre Stone Hills Preserve is a wooded, rocky ridge-top that is part of one of the largest contiguous woodlands in Montgomery County.

Highlights

trails 0.5 miles of unpaved trails ranging from easy to moderate
Birds Birds include Kentucky Warbler, Parula Warbler, American Redstart, Hooded Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, Ovenbird, Northern Oriole, and Magnolia Warbler
Animals Animals include red fox, wild turkey, wood and tree frogs, raccoon, eastern chipmunk, and eastern flying squirrel
Woodlands Woodlands with white oak, red ash, and tuliptree and ephemeral wildflowers such as spring-beauty, hepatica, trout-lily, and Virginia bluebell
Wetlands and streams Several vernal ponds and an unnamed tributary to Swamp Creek, which in turn runs to the Perkiomen Creek

Amenities

Kiosk with preserve map located at the parking lot

 

Local weather

Schwenksville, PA
Today 12/20
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM EST on December 19, 2014
Partly Cloudy
39°/27°
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM EST on December 20, 2014
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