DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Monday, July 1

Lagoon by Pontoon

The lagoons at Presque Isle are full of natural surprises such as sun basking turtles, wading great blue herons, beavers slapping their tail on the water,...

Pontoon Boat Eco-Tours

Registration officially opens Monday, April 1 at 8:30am Our free pontoon boat tours are back for another season! They will be held most Monday and...

EcoInvestigators Summer Camp

EcoInvestigators (Ages 12-17) EcoInvestigators camp is an opportunity for students to take the reins and explore the park in ways that are significant...

Explore Bowhunting Camp

Learn the basics of bowhunting as well as deer ecology, state laws and a few tricks. We will be using both recurve and compound bows as well as crossbows....

Outdoor Adventure Day-THIS CAMP IS FULL!

**ages 12-15. Registration Required. Young people will participate in activities such as kayaking, archery, tomahawk throwing, flint and steel fire starting,...

Get Moving Monday

Hike the trails with a Nolde educator! Each hike will explore different trails and focus on a different topic or theme. Medium difficulty – approx. 2 miles....

Ultimate Frisbee

Come on out to the ballfield across from the start of the campground trail, to learn how to play Ultimate Frisbee . Please have proper attire, drinking...

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is a tale of science, culture, and thrilling adventure. Earth is a planet born of fire. For billions of years, volcanoes...

Turtle Odyssey

Sea Turtles are some of Earth's most ancient and majestic creatures. For over 100 millions years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass...

Backyard Wilderness

Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses- in our own backyards. Spanning...

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Mysteries of the Great Lakes

Travel to the 'inland seas' where some of the most spectacular scenery on Earth is also the world's largest concentration of freshwater. The Great Lakes are...

Turtle Odyssey

Sea Turtles are some of Earth's most ancient and majestic creatures. For over 100 millions years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass...

Backyard Wilderness

Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses- in our own backyards. Spanning...

Smokey the Bear in the Campground!

Watch for Smokey as he tours the campground, then come to the amphitheater at 4:00 for a program about how you can help prevent forest fires. Don’t forget...

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is a tale of science, culture, and thrilling adventure. Earth is a planet born of fire. For billions of years, volcanoes...

Monday, July 1