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Elk Country Visitor Center

The Elk Country Visitor Center is a premier elk viewing location and home to the largest wild elk herd in the Northeastern United States. The Elk Country Visitor Center is a newly-built facility designed specifically to help you experience these majestic animals year round and to learn more about elk, other wildlife and this amazing ecosystem.  The Center is managed and operated by the Keystone Elk Country Alliance, a 501(c)(3) non-profit whos mission is "To conserve and enhance Pennsylvania's elk country for future generations".  No state funding goes into the operation of the Center.

134 Homestead Drive, Benezette, PA 15821









Upcoming Events

“Survivor: Elk Edition”

Do you have what it takes to be an elk? Elk face many challenges throughout the year, come learn about these challenges through an afternoon of fun-filled...

7/22 12pm
Elk Explanations

When do elk drop their antlers? How big are calves when they are born? Do you have questions about elk? Come join KECA staff for a question and answer style...

7/28 2pm
Elk Country Escape room!

Oh no! The Elk Country Visitor Centers biologist has gone missing. Can you search her office to help us find her? The Elk Country Escape room will run every...

7/29 10am

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