DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, October 18

Self-Guided Fall Foliage and Autumn Wonders Walkabout

Experience the extraordinary transformations occurring in the fall forest community on this special, limited-time only Self-Guided Fall Foliage and Autumn...

Sunrise Hike at High Rocks

***Pre-registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button.*** ***Meeting location: High Rocks Overlook Parking...

Sunrise Hike at High Rocks

***Pre-registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button.*** ***Meeting location: High Rocks Overlook Parking...

Discovery Hike Series - Troxell Point Trail

Autumn is hiking season, and we want you to join us on our longest trail in the park - Troxell Point. This is a 6-mile total, out-and-back hike over even...

Fall Migration Waterfowl Watch

Join the park naturalist at the Eagle Watch Pavilion overlooking the George B. Stevenson Dam reservoir to learn about the migratory waterfowl species of...

Fall Nature Detectives: The Mystery of the Changing Forest

Change is all around us. Individual family groups and small “pods” are invited to become “nature detectives” as we investigate the Jennings forest to...

Fireline Vista Hike

Registration is required for this short guided hike on a ½-mile portion of the Fireline Trail at Hickory Run State Park. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water...

BYOKayak Tour of Laurel Lake

BYOKayak Laurel Lake Fall Foliage Tour Join a naturalist for a guided paddle at Laurel lake. All participants need to supply their own equipment and have...

Fall Nature Detectives: The Mystery of the Changing Forest

Change is all around us. Individual family groups and small “pods” are invited to become “nature detectives” as we investigate the Jennings forest to...

Photo by Maggie Stonecash

Join Maggie Stonecash for Yoga on the Mountain. Class is appropriate for all levels. Modifications are offered for poses based on ability. Bring your yoga...

Fall Nature Detectives: The Mystery of the Changing Forest

Change is all around us. Individual family groups and small “pods” are invited to become “nature detectives” as we investigate the Jennings forest to...

Shoaff's Mill Demo Days

Join us for a weekend of Mill Demonstrations, including the grinding of cornmeal and the pressing of Apple Cider! This weekend is in place of our normal...

Tomahawk Toss at Fort Pitt

Join Fort Pitt Museum staff members for a crash course in tomahawk-throwing history, followed by important safety procedures and throwing techniques. Stop...

Shoaff's Mill Demo Days

Join us for a weekend of Mill Demonstrations, including the grinding of cornmeal and the pressing of Apple Cider! This weekend is in place of our normal...

Autumn Changes Hike

Sunday, October 18, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Explore how the forest prepares for winter on this hike. The hike will be approximately 2 miles on uneven...

Autumn Leaf Bike Ride

Join park staff to bike the twelve-mile paved trail along the shoreline and see the spectacular fall colors. Participants can use their own bike or borrow...

Beginner Orienteering

Meet by the Fuller Day Use Area Restroom. Learn how to use a map and compass to complete the parks orienteering course. Groups will learn the cardinal...

Fall Nature Detectives: The Mystery of the Changing Forest

Change is all around us. Individual family groups and small “pods” are invited to become “nature detectives” as we investigate the Jennings forest to...

Fall Tree Identification Hike

Join our park naturalist, along with our resident conservation volunteer forestry expert, on a short hike to learn all about the different trees at...

Insect Infestation!

Join Mt. Pisgah's Environmental Education Specialist for an overview of the current insect damage at Mt. Pisgah State park. There will be discussions on...

Science Sunday-Halloween

Have fun participating in science experiments that are based on Halloween! Make spider web silk, see a bubbling potion, make a pumpkin puke, and make...

Self-Guided Tours: Mansion Open

Join us on the top of the mountain to visit the Cameron-Masland Mansion, an historic stone villa built in 1908 as a summer home. Be sure to check out the...

Shoaff's Mill Demo Days

Join us for a weekend of Mill Demonstrations, including the grinding of cornmeal and the pressing of Apple Cider! This weekend is in place of our normal...

FULL - CLOSED :VIRTUAL Lecture: Ferries and Taverns During the Revolution

CLOSED THIS EVENT HAS REACHED CAPACITY AND REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. A WAITLIST IS AVAILABLE IN THE EVENT OF CANCELATIONS. WASHINGTON CROSSING HISTORIC...

Elk Smart

Elk Smart is a new initiative to help remind visitors who come to Elk Country to preserve the wild nature of the PA elk herd. Learn the four principles of...

Fall Nature Detectives: The Mystery of the Changing Forest

Change is all around us. Individual family groups and small “pods” are invited to become “nature detectives” as we investigate the Jennings forest to...

Kids' Storytime and Nature Walk

Join the park educator for a book reading, a simple craft, and an outdoor activity based on the book, “We’re Going On a Leaf Hunt” by Steve Metzger. Intended...

Shoaff's Mill Demo Days

Join us for a weekend of Mill Demonstrations, including the grinding of cornmeal and the pressing of Apple Cider! This weekend is in place of our normal...

Sunset Tour of Point State Park

Join park staff for a tour of the park that will end right before the sun begins to set. We will talk about some of the lesser-known history of the land at...

Sunday, October 18