DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, October 24

A Jennings Original Storybook Trail: "One Little Acorn"

Come to Jennings and follow the Storybook Trail featuring One Little Acorn. The Storybook Trail is a fun, educational, outdoor activity that places the pages...

Self Guided: StoryWalk - Hiking Day

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods. You can find this season's story, Hiking Day on the White Oaks Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow Day Use Area. ...

Self Guided: Storywalk - Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn

Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. Find this bonus story along the Nature Trail at the Mansion Day Use Area - Walk towards the red Water Tower to find...

Sunday Sunrise Hike

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

Sunday Sunrise Hike

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

SHARKS: On Assignment with Brian Skerry

Plunge into the underwater world of sharks, highlighting Brian Skerry’s unique combination of passion, skill, and technique.  National Geographic...

Sunday Morning Bird Walk

Join park naturalist and expert birder, Rob Bergstresser, on a leisurely bird identification walk around our Day Use Area, in search of migrating birds....

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders (Week 1: Winds of Change and Signs of Storms)

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors! During Week 1, "Winds of...

Fall Color Hike

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

Fall Color Hike

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

Fall Foliage Hike

Registration is closed. Program is full. Join us as we discover the fall foliage and great outdoors along the park's trails. As we explore, learn the how...

Friends of Kings Gap - Yoga on the Terrace

Update: **Yoga is cancelled for September 26** Maggie Stonecash leads a yoga class suitable for all levels on the terrace of the mansion every...

Leaf Prints

Learn how to make a leaf print, then make one to take home. We will be using hammers. Meet at the Environmental Learning Center.

Tree ID Walk

Trees are all around us - in fact, there are over 100 species found regularly in PA. But can you tell a spruce from a fir? How about a Norway Maple from a...

Walk with a Doc - Advancing Wellness through Nature

Join us with Dr. Daniel Goldman for this free, low intensity walk will showcase the scenic Heritage Rail Trail in York County, PA. Pre-registration is not...

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders (Week 1: Winds of Change and Signs of Storms)

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors! During Week 1, "Winds of...

Owl Pellets

Swing by the Environmental Learning Center to dissect an owl pellet! Learn how they are formed, why, and more! Due to small pieces, adult supervision is...

Walk with a Doc

Did you know that walking is one of the easiest ways to help promote good health? Take in the fall colors alongside Dr. Elizabeth Horchos from Northeastern...

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. The first floor will be...

Elk Tracks and Traces

Take a walk to look for signs of the park’s largest herbivore and learn about their behavior. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Walk will...

Escape Room: Natural Resources Past, Present & Future

Our relationship with natural resources have changed a lot since Europeans first colonized Pennsylvania. Test your problem solving skills to navigate our...

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders (Week 1: Winds of Change and Signs of Storms)

Family Science Outside: Weather Wonders brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors! During Week 1, "Winds of...

Fireside Chat – Owls

Why are owls a spooky symbol of the season? Find out at a family-friendly Fireside Chat on Sunday, October 24, 2021 from 1:00-2:30pm indoors at the Rotary...

Colonial Candle-Dipping

Learn how candles were made a long time ago, then make one to take home. This program will be cancelled if it is raining. Meet in the parking lot by the...

Elk Walk and Talk

Join a staff member as we hike the trails around the Elk Country Visitor Center. Learn many interesting facts about the property and wildlife that often...

Fall Hike to the Overlook

Join the park naturalist for a guided hike to the overlook to enjoy the fall colors. The moderate to difficult hike is 2 ½ miles the first part of which is...

Owl Outlaws

Learn HOO done it as we solve a crime and try to clear the names of some of our local Owl Outlaws! We will also learn what makes owls such adaptable hunters....

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 24