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Cynwyd Heritage Trail Master Plan Update

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Master Plans and Studies

Cynwyd Heritage Trail - Barmouth Trailhead 

Barmouth Trail Head Schematic Design Master Plan

Feasibility Study for the Parkside Cynwyd Trail

The purpose of the feasibility study was to determine the possibility and process to connect the Cynwyd Heritage Trail to City Avenue via a rails with trails connection.  The goal of developing this connection would be for alternate transportation routes to shopping, business and recreational activities. 

  • Program and site analysis

  • Preliminary construction concept/recommendations

  • Financial implication

Feasibility Study for the Parkside Cynwyd Trail - June 2016

Cynwyd Heritage Trail Phase II Plan

The Cynwyd Heritage Trail Phase II Plan - May 2015

Cynwyd Spur Trail Feasibility and Planning Study

Cynwyd Spur Trail Feasibility and Planning Study The purpose of the study was to determine the trail’s feasibility, construction options, preliminary construction cost estimates and Funding Opportunities. The scope of the study included the following:

  • Existing site analysis
  • Planning alternatives analysis
  • Preliminary trail plan/recommendations
  • Public meetings
  • Master Plan for Cynwyd Spur Trail
  • Financial feasibility
  • Implementation plan

Cynwyd Spur Trail Feasibility and Planning Study - February 2015

Cynwyd Heritage Trail Master Plan

The Connelly tract is a wooded 7-acre parcel located along the Schuylkill River between the Cynwyd Heritage Trail’s (CHT) main trail and private property on which multi-family housing has been developed.  The master plan for the property considers elements that were included in the CHT master plan and link the CHT with Philadelphia, the Schuylkill River Trail and a larger regional trail network, known as the Circuit. The planning process includes a significant amount of public participation.

Cynwyd Heritage Trail Master Plan - January 2009

Cynwyd Heritage Trail Map