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Full Moon Hike and Viewing Event


Thank you, again, to all who expressed interest in the Full Moon Hike tonight. Unfortunately, due to the impending storms and clouds, we have decided to cancel the program for tonight. We apologize for the unfortunate change of plans.


Have a great rest of your day and hopefully the moon will peak through the clouds for you at home!


Full Moon Hike

Explore the park after dark and catch a glimpse of this seasonal wonder! Telescopes and unequivocable appreciation for the wonders of the night sky will be provided by members of the Bucks-Mont Astronomical Association.

*This event is family-friendly!*


Tuesday, Sept. 5th – Full Moon Hike *Family-friendly*

(meet at the fishing pier with a flashlight)


Please pre-register for this event.


Please dress for the weather and activity (wear good walking shoes).

For more information or to pre-register, contact our Education Specialist at rsheeler@pa.gov


PLEASE NOTE, the park closes at sunset. These are sanctioned events with special permission to enjoy the park after dark!



  • 1. From the park office parking lot, head southwest by turning left onto Route 563/ Mountain View Drive.
  • 2. Proceed 0.2 miles to Deerwood Lane and turn left.
  • 3. Proceed approximately 1.0 mile to the end of the road at the pier and park in the lot located there. DO NOT PARK IN THE GRASS.
  • For persons with mobility issues or those that require ADA access, please contact the park office at (215)529-7300 to arrange accommodations.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Nockamixon State Park
1542 Mountain View Dr., Quakertown, PA 18951-5732


State Parks


Educational Programs

Outdoor Activities

Hiking and Walking, Stargazing


South, East

Target Audience

Children, Families

Exact Location

Fishing Pier

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