The Greater Reading area offers hiking trails for everyone. Whether you are an experienced backpacker looking to hike a section of the Appalachian Trail or a novice enthusiast just looking to enjoy the afternoon on a nice pruned trail, the Greater Reading area can meet your hiking desires. Some of our hiking trails provide history rich outdoor adventure, such as the Civil War trail. Take your pick, and enjoy the trails in Greater Reading. They are available year-round whether you have an hour, day, weekend, or entire week.