DCNR Calendar of Events
Wildflower Walk

Wildflower Walk (ages 10 and up) – Join Friends of Pinchot volunteers or park staff on an easy woodland stroll, identifying wildflowers and sharing bits of...

Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale Online

This is no fooling-the Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale site is now active and ready for your orders. The website will be...

DiscoverE Backpack Loaner Program

April 12, 2024 – October 7, 2024 Locust Lake State Park will be offering a new program this year. DiscoverE is a program offered at PA state parks by the...

Wildflower Walk at the Tannery Tract

Join conservation volunteer Ryan Johnson on a leisurely walk through Penn's Woods to discover wildflowers! Today’s walk will start in the parking lot of the...

Evening Walk with Friends

Please join Friends of Cook Forest as we hike a loop starting at the entrance to Ridge Camp on Route 36. We’ll walk through portions of old growth forest and...

Weekly Weeders

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to mulch, pull weeds, divide plants, and amend soil in the center's native plant...

2024 Kings Gap Trail Challenge!

Can you hike every trail at Kings Gap? With 2600 acres of forest, Kings Gap has an extensive hiking system. Join us to get more comfortable hiking the...

Bear-Hole Trail Drive-Thru

Come explore Bear Hole Trail by car! The Drive-Thru begins at Swopes Valley Trailhead (40.522343,-76.469334) and goes 5 miles through the center of park,...

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Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they weed and/or mulch the native plant landscaping at the office and/or butterfly garden. All...

Nature Nuggets

Join us with your toddler for nature themed activities and stories at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center. Guardians must accompany child for the duration of...