DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, July 2

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...

Appalachian & Raccoon Run Trails

We will hike south on the Appalachian and return on the Raccoon Run and see many unique quartz formations. Wear sturdy showes and bring a snack. Meet at the...

Early Morning Paddle

Join us for a wake up paddle! Registration is required for this program. Please call Alison at 570-676-0567 or email her at atews@pa.gov to register. Cost...

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....

GO Teach GPS Teacher Workshop

Join the Park Naturalists for this outdoor teacher workshop. Meet at the Rotary Pavilion. Teachers will earn 5.5 Act 48 credits. The workshop will cover the...

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,...

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...

Historic Gristmill Summer Hours - Memorial Day through Labor Day

The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill at McConnells Mill State Park is open Memorial Day...

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...

Stream Explorers

Discover what lives under the bubbling water of the East Branch of the Wallenpaupack Creek. Please wear shoes that can get wet. Nets, tanks and ID sheets...

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...

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...

York County Bass Anglers

Tuesday Evening Bass Tournament - for additional information, please contact Jeff Flickinger at jeff@flickinger-cpa.com

Volleyball Tournament

A volleyball tournament will be held at the Beach 6 courts from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM.

Bats & Moths

Bring your flashlights & help bat biologist Amber Nolder and forest program specialist Tim Tomon during an evening survey of critters of the night. Program...

Owls of Pennyslvania

Come out and learn about this amazing group of birds. We’ll discuss how they can hunt so well at night and learn which owls call the Commonwealth home.

Tuesday, July 2