Permits allow you to use over a thousand acres of Reading Anthracite property to hunt, trail ride and off-road on ATV's, dirt bikes and more!
NOTICE: ALL PERMIT HOLDERS MUST COMPLY WITH ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS/ORDINANCES. THE FOLLOWING IS ALSO STRICTLY PROHIBITED: OVERNIGHT CAMPING, DRUG OR ALCOHOL USE, FIRES OF ANY TYPE, DUMPING, SWIMMING OR ANY ORGANIZED EVENTS SUCH AS RACING OR PARTIES. PERMITS GIVE YOU PERMISSION TO BE ON READING ANTHRACITE PROPERTY FROM SUNRISE TO SUNSET. AREAS WHERE THERE IS ACTIVE MINING, WORKING FACILITIES, OR POSTED PROPERTIES ARE OFF LIMITS. READING ANTHRACITE PROPERTY IS PATROLED BY READING ANTHRACITE SECURITY PERSONNEL 24/7. IF YOU ARE FOUND TO BE ON READING ANTHRACITE PROPERTY WITHOUT A PERMIT, YOU ARE TRESSPASSING.
The following instructions allow you to purchase your Permit by U.S. Mail or print and fill out all required documents prior to coming to the Reading Anthracite Company Corporate Office.
YOU'LL NEED THE FOLLOWING TO PURCHASE YOUR PERMIT:
Your permit will be mailed to the address listed on your Waiver Form. Be sure to include all the requested information to avoid delays in receiving your Permits. Permits will not be issued until all required information is received. Allow 14 days to receive your Permit. Reading Anthracite Company is not responsible for any Permits or Permit Applications that may be lost in the U.S. Mail.
Bring the completed Waiver Form and copies of your Driver's License, Registration Card(s) and Insurance Card(s), along with your accepted payment (Cash, Check, Discover, MasterCard or VISA) to 200 Mahantongo St, Pottsville, PA 17901 (1st floor, 1st door on the right marked, "Access Permits") Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM (Except Holidays). Driving directions below.
TO REPORT ILLEGAL ACTIVITY:
Call Security at 570-933-1137. Any individual that provides a tip that leads to an arrest will receive an Access Permit, free of charge.
WHERE IS READING ANTHRACITE PROPERTY?
You can access maps on the Schuylkill County Parcel Locator website. Select Advanced Parcel Search and type Reading Anthracite Company under Owner. Click Search.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO CORPORATE OFFICE:
Coming from the South take Route 61 North to Pottsville: At the second traffic light (see sign for One Norwegian Plaza) make a left hand turn. Continue straight through the next traffic light (M & T Bank on the corner) for one block to a stop sign. At the stop sign make another left and continue for one block to a stop sign. Our building is on the right hand corner.
Coming from the North take Route 61 South to Pottsville: At the second traffic light (see sign for One Norwegian Plaza) you will make a right hand turn. Continue straight through the next traffic light (M & T Bank on the corner) for one block to a stop sign. At the stop sign make a left and continue for one block to a stop sign. Our building is on the right hand corner.
Coming from the West take Route 209 to Pottsville. Continue straight thru Pottsville, you will pass Sheetz and Burger King on your right as you are coming into town. Continue straight coming into the center of town. You will pass a war memorial where the road divides. The next block is a traffic light with a Chinese restaurant on your left. Continue straight for one block after the light and then make a right hand turn. Continue straight for one block to a stop sign and then continue straight for one more block to a stop sign. Our building is on the right hand corner.