Antietam Valley Recreation and Community Center

Address: 905 Byram Street, Reading, PA 19606
Phone: 610-779-5240

Any resident of Exeter Township, Lower Alsace Township, St. Lawrence Borough and Mt. Penn Borough are welcome to join the Antietam Pool.

Neversink Mountain Preserve

Greater Reading Trails website:

Neversink Mountain is home to an abundance of flora and fauna. We manage the mountain for both people and wildlife. During your visit you may encounter deer, turkeys, a variety of birds, small mammals, amphibians – and Neversink Mountain is known for a diverse population of butterflies and moths.

Interested in learning more about the history of Neversink Mountain? Purchase your copy of Paul Druzba’s book about Neversink Mountain by visiting the Conservancy Store at

Stony Creek Athletic Pool

Address: 165 Antietam Rd, Reading, PA 19606 -1065
Phone: 779-6375

Berks County Parks and Recreation


Antietam Lake Park Master plan:

Antietam Lake Park is the county’s newest parkland acquisition.  At 643 acres, Antietam Lake Park doubled the acreage of the park system and expanded opportunities for enjoyment of the scenic resources of the county.  It is located primarily in Lower Alsace Township with a small portion in Alsace Township, just east of the City of Reading.  This Plan promotes the conservation of the natural resources and historic elements at Antietam Lake while promoting sustainable public use and introducing public accommodations to enhance visitor experiences.

          Local trail maps:

Penn Alsace Football


The mission of the Penn Alsace Athletic Association is to promote physical fitness and healthy mental attitude through the teaching of football and chearleading skills and develop, encourage and promotepafb_5 amateur sports activities among children ages 5 thru 12.

Antietam Youth Baseball