One million people, and One Future.

The South Mountain Partnership brings people together across geo-political and sectorial boundaries to highlight the importance of our landscape and take action to secure its future.

A Pennsylvania Conservation Landscape -- we are a broad coalition of partners collaborating to conserve Landscape Resources to enrich the quality of life and sense of place of the South Mountain region’s citizens and communities.

Latest News All
March 5
January/February 'Around South Mountain' Newsletter
News & a schedule of events that will 1. Improve your understanding of the South Mountain landscape - our shared region & home; 2. Evolve your understanding of land development...

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January 23
Workshop: How Watershed Groups can Work with Municipalities to Have a Greater Impact
Watershed groups across the South Mountain region have made great strides in protecting and improving water quality, keeping riparian areas as green space, and raising awareness about the importance of...

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January 15
Student Communications Intern
The South Mountain Partnership seeks a student communications intern to fill a part-time (10 hours per week) position from February 2019 – December 2019 that will assist the Director, Leadership...

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Upcoming Events All
2019 South Mountain Partnership Spring Meeting
9th Annual Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame Banquet
New Exhibit Grand Opening at AT Museum
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    Where Two Trails Meet: A Photo Essay     This is where I live, work, and play. I enjoy and…

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Have you ever eaten a handful of blueberries so fresh that they’re still warm from the sun?

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Replacing the noise of our built environment with the sounds of nature – the birds, the wind in the trees, the rustling of leaves underfoot, the gurgling of a mountain stream, and everything else…

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Cultivated land broken by fingers of woodland reaching along creek beds, linear fruit-tree rows leading to forest-covered hilltops — it’s stunningly picturesque.

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Changing hues, blazing colors and vivid sunsets making each and every moment a new experience

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    Watching lightning bugs lift out of the corn fields at dusk with a friend is at the top of my favorite things list.