DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, August 6

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,...

Appalachian Trail South

After carpooling to Old Forge, we will return to Caledonia via the AT. There will be many amazing quartzite formations. Meet at the Park Office for this...

DiscoverE: Outdoor Explorers Summer Camp

Outdoor Explorers increase their awareness while gaining factual knowledge of the natural world through hands-on activities. This year’s theme:...

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...

Golden Paddle

Golden Paddle Take a guided kayak tour of Laurel Lake. Space is limited to 12 participants. Participants must be 12 or older and be able to swim to...

Penn's Adventurers Nature camp-THIS CAMP IS FULL!

***ages 9-11 Registration required Young people will focus on geology through hands on activities, nature walks, and putting together a small rock...

Guided Hike to Mineral Spring and Neeneha Falls

Visit a colorful natural mineral spring and beautiful waterfall on this 2.5. mile hike using the Double Run, East Branch, and LT, and Link trails.

Penn's Adventurer's DiscoverE Camp

This camp is designed for the older and more active 10, 11 and 12 year olds. Go kayaking, learn archery with a recurve bow, long bow and compound bow, learn...

Discover E! Forest Science Camp

Explore the forest and discover its mysteries during this inquirey-based 4-day camp! Children must be 9-13 years old to attend and must attend all 4 days. ...

Splashin' Around

***Registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button. When registering please specify how many children will be...

Splashin' Around

***Registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button. When registering please specify how many children will be...

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...

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...

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...

York County Bass Anglers

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

Night Out at Cowans Gap

Bring the family out to the park to enjoy some family fun to celebrate America’s Night Out. Games, crafts and nature programs. and best of all, it's free.

Volleyball Tournament

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

Tuesday, August 6