DCNR Calendar of Events

Black Moshannon State Park

Black Moshannon State Park covers 3,394 acres of forests and wetlands that provide recreational opportunities for thousands of visitors. The park conserves unique, natural environments and is in Centre County on PA 504, nine miles east of Philipsburg. More than 43,000 acres of the Moshannon State Forest surround the park and help create a remote and wild setting.

During winter months, loaner equipment is available at the park office. Items may be borrowed during office hours, Monday to Friday, 8 AM to 4 PM and most weekends between 1:30 PM and 3:30 PM.  You must provide a valid ID. Ice skates are available when the designated ice skating area is open. This area is monitored and maintained at Boat Launch #1. Cross-country skis are available when snow cover is 4 inches or more and showshoes are available when snow cover is 6 inches or more. Youth sizes are available.

4216 Beaver Road, Philipsburg, PA 16866-9519

Phone

814-342-5960

Website

dcnr.state.pa.us

Region

North

Manager

Jared Fencil

Email

blackmoshannonsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Fun In The Snow At Black Mo

The Fun In The Snow At Black Mo includes fun events, such as ice mini golf, ice bowling, and broom ball. Some cross-country skis, snowshoes, and ice skates...

1/19 12pm
Lunar Eclipse

Watch the lunar eclipse over Black Moshannon Lake. Stand around the campfire to keep warm and find out interesting facts about the moon. This program will be...

1/20 9:30pm
Sweethearts And Smores

Take an evening guided hike on the boardwalk to see the unique plants that call the bog home. Follow the ice luminaries to the observation deck for a...

2/10 5:30pm
Earth Day

Help beautify Black Moshannon State Park. Projects include litter pickup, trail maintenance, gardening, winter debris removal, and more. Lunch will be...

4/27
Women In The Wilds

Enjoy a fun-filled day of activities at Black Moshannon State Park in a friendly non-competitive environment. Learn new skills, such as how to cast a fly...

5/11 9am

Recent Events

First Day Hike

1/1/2019

Beaver Walk

10/27/2018

Bats

10/27/2018

Recent Activity

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Enjoying the view of the lake Enjoying the view of the lake

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Hiking Shingle Mill Trail Hiking Shingle Mill Trail

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Hiking Shingle Mill Trail Hiking Shingle Mill Trail

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Breakfast setup Breakfast setup

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Bird watching boardwalk on the lake Bird watching boardwalk on the lake

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Bird watching boardwalk on the lake Bird watching boardwalk on the lake

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

Our volunteer spot - cleaning the wet leaves out of this pretty stream through the middle of the park. Our volunteer spot - cleaning the wet leaves out of this pretty stream through the middle of the park.

Casey

Casey posted a photo 1/3/2019

After our morning/early afternoon of work, we hung hammocks up by the lake and relaxed After our morning/early afternoon of work, we hung hammocks up by the lake and relaxed

Diann Westrick

Diann Westrick left a positive review 7/7/2018

This event was well planned and very educational and enjoyable. Michele did a wonderful job.

Samar Maalouf

Samar Maalouf left a positive review 6/9/2018

We had a lot of fun! The instructors were knowledgeable and very helpful.