DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, July 23

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...

Early Morning Pontoon Ride

Join the Park Naturalist for this early bird ride through the lagoons of Presque Isle. We will be meeting at the Pontoon Boat Station. We will explore the...

North from Old Forge

After car pooling to Old Forge we will hike north on the Appalachian Trail back to Caledonia. There will be grand quartzite formations, and lovely vistas....

DIscover E! Kayak Camp

Let's have some fun on the water! During this 3-day camp, we will learn the basics of paddling a kayak while exploring Lake Marburg. Children must be ages...

DiscoverE: Penn's Adventurers Summer Camp

Penn's Adventurers - Ages 9-12 Penn’s Adventurers is a structured approach, guiding children to develop knowledge and problem-solving skills. This camp...

Trail Sampler Hike: Butternut, Loyalsock, and High Rock Trails Circuit

This is a 2-mile hike on rugged terrain with some steep sections and a beautiful vista. Please wear proper footwear and bring some water.

DiscoverE: Penn's Adventurers

These day camps are for kids who love the outdoors. Each day children will take part in outdoor exploration, activities, games and hikes that will teach them...

DiscoverE - Penn’s Adventurers

The Penn’s Adventurers program is open to children ages 9-12 and is comprised of 12 hours of programming over three days. The Penn’s Adventurers theme this...

Little Raccoons: Children's Walk

Come along and let the little ones explore the world around them. Join the park naturalist on a walk and discover some of the creatures that live at Raccoon...

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...

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...

Wildlife Tracks BINGO

Learning to identify animal tracks has never been so much fun! Prizes!

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

Blue skies, Green Mountains Nature Journaling & Poetry

Join us for a relaxing evening activity to try nature journaling & poetry! This is a low key event for you to get out and express your creative...

DiscoverE - Outdoor Explorers

Explore, Experience, Enjoy - Tuesdays in July are for 6-8 year olds who want to learn more about the small stuff. You will take a new look at the forest,...

Volleyball Tournament

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

Evening Summer Stroll

Join one of our educators for a mid-summer leisurely stroll around Lake Frances. We'll see what wildlife is active as the sun begins to set at this...

Tuesday, July 23