DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, October 1

Fall Migration Round-Up

Bald Eagle and Prince Gallitzin State Parks are both fantastic places to find birds - so we thought we would have a friendly competition to see which park...

Fall Migration Round-Up

Bald Eagle and Prince Gallitzin State Parks are both fantastic places to find birds - so we thought we would have a friendly competition to see which park...

Discover Ricketts Hike

Hiking the Mt. Springs Trail. This is a 4-mile advanced hike. Wear fluorescent orange as we will be hiking through an area permissible to hunting. Park...

Home School/Cyber School-Bird Basics

Kids in grades K-2 can learn about birds through instruction and hands on activities. Registration is required. To sign up, email Kathy at kkelchner@pa.gov...

Long Loop Hike

Join Naturalist Robin Tracey on the Crow, Lake View and Spirit Trails on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 10:00 am. The hike is 7 miles in length and moderate...

photo by Tom Johnson

The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill will be open on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from...

Story Time

Children and their families are invited to join us by the Environmental Learning Center for story time. Books relating to nature, animals, and/or the region...

Salamander Safari

Salamander Safari – Thursday, October 1, 2020 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Meet at the Hells Hollow Trail Parking Lot – McConnells Mill Join us for an afternoon...

Full Moon Hike Preregistration required

Fall is upon us with a beautiful full moon. Join us for an everning hike to see the sunset and enjoy the full moon. Learn about some of our night time...

Discovery Hike Series - Full Moon Hike

A walk beneath a full moon in autumn is a fantastic way to enjoy the park! This path is a 1-mile loop that wraps around Headache Hill. Proper footwear,...

Hunter's Full Moon Watch

Watch the full moon rising over Black Moshannon Lake, while discovering interesting facts about the moon. Bring a chair or blanket to sit in front of your...

Night Hike

Let's get comfortable hiking at night! We'll play some night games and call out some owls. Hike is an easy one mile. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a...

Owl Prowl

Join the park naturalist as we try to communicate with these birds of the night! After learning about owl adaptations & owls of PA we will take a 0.5-mile...

Virtual Presentation:  75th Year Anniversary Celebration of Hickory Run State Park

Join in this virtual presentation highlighting the history of one of our most beautiful and iconic State Parks in Pennsylvania. The story of Hickory Run...

Laurel Lake: Full Moon Paddle

Join the Park Educator on an evening kayak tour of Laurel Lake. Watch the Moon rise from the east side of the lake. Program Limited to 24 people. Bring your...

Thursday, October 1