Did you know Patapsco Valley State Park has over 200 miles of trails?

With a variety of recreational activities available, from biking to camping to adaptive recreation, there's an activity here for everyone.

Get Involved!

Play to your strengths and become one of our many volunteers helping to preserve the Patapsco Valley watershed.

Capture the moment!

If you're a budding photographer, take part in our annual photo contest, PaSNAPsco, open to any amateur or professional photographer. The deadline is November 1, 2022. Get snapping!

Walking Through History

Stroll down one of several Main Streets within the Patapsco Valley Heritage Area and experience a wide range of entertainment, art, history, and shopping!

The Patapsco Valley and You

Patapsco Heritage Greenway is dedicated to promoting and preserving the Patapsco Valley Heritage Area. From watershed cleanups to providing sponsorship and funding to groups engaging in conservation work, all efforts lead to sustainable and enjoyable heritage tourism.

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Looking to get outside and be active? Look no further than Patapsco Valley State Park!

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Discover something new! The Patapsco Valley is the ultimate place to discover and appreciate nature.

Follow the river west from Baltimore and discover where America’s industrial revolution took shape!


Artistic and cultural opportunities are plentiful in the Patapsco Valley Heritage Area.

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By the Numbers

Pounds of trash removed by our dedicated volunteers
Trees planted in 2022
Square feet of invasive plants removed
Trees were preserved using tree maintenance practices

FY24 PVHA Mini-Grants and First EC250 Legacy Fund Award

                   December 18, 2023 The Patapsco Valley Heritage Area (PVHA) Mini-Grant Program assists heritage-related sites, organizations and municipalities to develop innovative programs, partnerships, exhibits, tours, events, and initiatives consistent…

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PHG Festival del Río

¡Únete a Patapsco Heritage Greenway para celebrar el Río Patapsco con actividades divertidas y comida gratis para la toda familia! Patapsco Heritage Greenway ofrecerán unas actividades educativas para disfrutar y…

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