DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Monday, January 1

Open to all students currently enrolled in a public, private, or home school, in 1st grade through college. Categories include 8 x 10 photography, mixed...

Colonel Denning State Park Flat Rock Trail 8 AM – 9 AM Flat Rock Trail head; Moderate; Due to extreme cold predicted, we will be hiking the new section only...

The Center participates in the winter bird feeder counts sponsored through Cornell University Lab of Ornithology. Volunteers observe, identify birds, and...

Start the new year out right! Join us for this easy 2-1/2 mile hike that cruises through various habitats within the park, and passes by the scenic...

Start the year outdoors! Join the Friends of Keystone State Park at the South Parking Lot across the causeway from the Beach Area at 10AM for a First Day...

Start the New Year with a morning walk in the woods! Join the park naturalist as we hike McDermott Trail. This trail offers a fairly easy stroll down to the...

Celebrate the new year with this first day hike at Marsh Creek Lake. Learn a little bit about the history of the park and enjoy the first morning of the new...

Get out and get hiking at Jacobsburg on the first day of 2018! Join center educator Lauren Forster for a 2 mile interpretive hike on moderate terrain. We...

Kick the new year off right by joining us at Black Moshannon State Park for our First Day Hike! Whether you have made a new year’s resolution or simply...

Ring in the New Year with us! We will meet at the Visitor's Center and decide as a group where to go, based on snow conditions. Our hike will be...

First Day Hikes are designed to start off your 2018 year with healthful outdoor activity. A growing tradition throughout the country, first day hikes will...

Ready to start the new year off right? What could be better than a 3-mile hike along Camp Trail following the Doak Run valley and stopping at one of parks...

Join the Friends of Caledonia State Park for a First Day Hike on Monday, January 1, 2018. The hike will begin at 11AM. Those interested should meet at the...

Start the new year on the right foot with a First Day Hike at Sinnemahoning State Park. Have fun outdoors with an easy 2.5-mile guided hike on fairly level...

Come out on Monday, the 1st day of January at 12 noon, for our third annual 1st Day Hike! This 5 mile loop with about 800 feet of elevation gain leaves...

Adventurous hikers (ages 10 and up) are invited on this 3-mile loop hike around the lake on a combination of narrow trails and roads. The pace and difficulty...

This slow-paced 1-mile hike, suitable for children and pets, will highlight winter tree ID along the trail and look for animal signs near the lake. Limited...

Join the Friends of Pine Grove Furnace State Park and park staff in celebrating the new year. Start the year off on the right foot, by hiking at Pine Grove...

Kick off the New Year and 2022 with an easy to moderate walk at Gifford Pinchot State Park. Led by the park naturalist, we will walk approximately 1.5 miles...

CANCELLED as of 1/1/2018 9:30 AM due to illness. Hope everyone still gets a chance to get outdoors today! ***Program Location: Bowman’s Hill Wildflower...

Use this First Day Hike to start 2018 off on the right foot! A growing tradition throughout the country this hike will aid your resolution for a happy and...

***Program Location: Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve (lower parking lot), 1635 River Road (Rt. 32), New Hope, PA*** ***Registration NOT required*** Two...

Start the New Year off on the right foot. Join Nolde staff for this annual, America’s State Parks, event. Nolde staff will offer several types of hikes. ...

The Friends of Shawnee are sponsoring the 2018 First Day Hike. Join the Shawnee State Park Manager for a family friendly hike along the 3.5 mile Lakeshore...

Monday, January 1, 2018 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Bike Rental Parking Lot, North Shore Moraine State Park Start the year out right with a hike on the North...

Start the new year out right! Join us for this easy 2-1/2 mile hike that cruises through various habitats within the park, and passes by the scenic...

Start your "New Year" off with a healthy walk along the General Kane Hiking Trail on January 1, beginning at 1 p.m. This "First Day Hike" is an easy to...

Get out and get hiking at Jacobsburg on the first day of 2018! Join center educator Lauren Forster for a 2 mile interpretive hike on moderate terrain. We...

Stop by the journaling station during the Nolde Mansion open house event to look more closely at nature's treasures through drawing and writing. Master...

Now serving as the administrative center for an extensive environmental education program, the Nolde property was once the home of a wealthy Reading...

Start off the New Year by getting off on the right foot with Friends, family and food! The Friends of Canoe Creek will be there with a fire, hot beverages...

FIRST DAY HIKE CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER FORECAST Join the Friends of Beltzville State Park and Park Staff Beltzville State Park FIRST DAY HIKE Monday,...

Ring in 2018 with a hike around the lake or up to the overlook for a wintry view of the park and surrounding mountains. The Friends of Cowans Gap will have...

Beltzville First Day Hike: Get out and enjoy the sites and sounds of nature. Enjoy Beltzville State Park in the calm serenity of winter. Join us for a 3.25...

Resolve to start the New Year on the right foot with an easy 1.5 mile hike on fairly level trails in the Pine Plantation. Learn about the park's trail...

This is a free hike that will begin at the Campground side of the Mary Ann Furnace Trail. Parking will be at the overflow/playground parking lot in the...

CANCELLED as of 1/1/2018 9:30 AM due to illness. Hope everyone still gets a chance to get outdoors today! ***Registration required: Please click on the...

Join us for a quiet evening moonlight stroll on the Classroom Trail. This is an easy walking trail of approximately 1.2 miles. We will look for animal signs...

Monday, January 1