DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, October 2

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...

Feather Fridays

Early birds get the worm! Join a Nolde Forest educator for an early morning bird walk on one of our new “Feather Fridays”. Together, we’ll explore different...

Morning Bird Walk

With fall migration occurring, spend the morning looking and listening for the various birds that can be found in the park. This will be open to all...

Bring your own Kayak: Autumn Paddle on Hopewell Lake

Bring your own kayak as we enjoy the changing leaves on this relaxing morning paddle on Hopewell Lake. We will meet at the Hopewell Boat Launch area and take...

Warbler Walk

Experience an unpredictable morning of bird watching & become acquainted with birds that migrate through or inhabit central Pennsylvania. This program will...

Searching for the Giants: Clarion River Valley

The Clarion River still harbors some hidden large & old trees, but you’ll never find them if you’re not out there looking. This trip will take us to Arroyo...

DiscoverE: Tales for Tots

Registration for this program is full. Our popular Tales for Tots program returns with all new explorations! Join us for story time followed by nature...

First Friday Walks

Join us for First Friday Walks at Pinchot. Led by the park naturalist, explore the trails in the Conewago Day Use area on an approximately 1.5-hour easy...

Homeschool Day: 4th Grade to 8th Grade Orienteering

Students will learn about Orienteering as they explore using a map and compass. Each student will learn how to take a bearing, read a map, and complete a...

Outdoor School for Elementary School Students

Elementary School students (grades K-4) now learning at home can join us for field trip enrichment on Fridays during the fall. The elementary sessions are...

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...

Family Fun Hikes

Explore the forest as a family and learn along the way! Topics and timing of these hikes will vary. *Some topics may be repeated* Each session will...

Outdoor School for Middle School Students

Middle School students (grades 5 - 8) now learning at home can join us for field trip enrichment on Fridays during the fall. The middle school sessions are...

Haunted Bog Walk

Ready to be scared?!? The Haunted Bog Trail will take place on October 2 and October 3 at Black Moshannon State Park. Enjoy a good scare and some...

Moonlit Paddle

*** This is a bring your own boat Program*** Join the naturalists for a moonlit float. Bring your PFD and a white light. *** Registration is required and...

Harvest Moon Hike

Come join the park naturalist for a hike around the lake with a rest to watch the moonrise. Along the way, we will learn why the Harvest Moon is in October...

Moonlight Paddle

Join the Friends of Little Buffalo for a moonlight paddle on Holman Lake. You must bring your own kayak, lights and life jacket. This is an adults only...

Full Moon Owl Prowl

Join us for an owl prowl under the soft glow of the Harvest Moon. Program note: Please wear a mask to all park programs and maintain a social distance of at...

Haunted Bog Walk

Ready to be scared?!? The Haunted Bog Trail will take place on October 2 and October 3 at Black Moshannon State Park. Enjoy a good scare and some...

Stargazing: Full Harvest Moon

This will be our last stargazing program for the season! Join the park educator and our Astronomy enthusiast/Conservation Volunteer, for an exciting evening...

Haunted Bog Walk

Ready to be scared?!? The Haunted Bog Trail will take place on October 2 and October 3 at Black Moshannon State Park. Enjoy a good scare and some...

Friday, October 2