DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, October 3

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

Fall Migration Round-Up 2021

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

Fall Migration Round-Up 2021

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

Fall Migration Round-Up

2021 Fall Migration Round-Up Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to go birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to...

Fall Migration Round-Up

Fall Migration Round-Up! Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to...

Fall Migration Round-Up

September 25 to October 3 Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to go birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to...

Fall Migration Round-Up!

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

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...

 2021 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to to birding, but we want to see which park is the best! From September 25 to October 3, we want birders to...

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...

Bird Walk - Fall Migration Round-Up

Join Conservation Volunteer Jonathan DeBalko for a fall birdwalk to help tally species for the 2021 Fall Migration Round-up park competition. This walk is...

Sunday Morning Bird Walk

Join park naturalist and expert birder, Rob Bergstresser, on a leisurely bird identification walk around the Preachers Camp Boat Launch, in search of...

Apple Cider Festival

Join us for the annual Apple Cider Festival at Muskrat Beach Area #2. The festival features over 100 vendors of handmade crafts, food vendors, cider pressing...

A Walk in Penn’s Woods- Erie Bluffs

Mark your calendars for October 3, 2021, when Pennsylvanians across the state will walk in, and celebrate, Penn’s Woods! A Walk in Penn’s Woods is a...

Fall Foliage Bike Tour

Join the park naturalist for a morning bike ride along the Lowlands Trail, as we look closely at the colors of fall and the natural processes that cause...

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...

Geology: Minerals Rock!

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist for a trailside exhibit to explore the world of rocks and minerals. We will learn differences between sedimentary, igneous and...

Koppenhaver Trail Hike

Hike the easy, 1.25-mile Koppenhaver Trail to visit what was once Camp Sells and Pine Grove Park a stopping point on the South Mountain Railroad. Search for...

PA Mammals at Boyd

Are there black bears at Boyd? Test your skills of identifying furs & skulls and learn about PA’s mammals that live at your favorite hiking spot. Table will...

Pondering Penn's Woods Hike

Join us as we celebrate the beauty of Penns Woods! Nolde Forest is excited to be a part of the 5th annual Walk in Penn’s Woods weekend. Over the past 5...

Trail Care

We need your help! Raccoon Creek State Park has over 44 miles of trails that are primarily maintained by volunteers. Join us as we help in the upkeep of this...

Walk in Penn's Woods

Join the Friends of Cook Forest at the Log Cabin Inn Environmental Learning Classroom for a Walk in Penn’s Woods. We’ll celebrate the beauty of...

Sunday Paddle

Come on out and enjoy a lovely paddle on Doubling Gap Lake. Kayaking times begin at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm. Kayaks are limited, so it is best to...

Walk in Penn's Woods

Join the park naturalist for a Walk in Penn's Woods! Though out the state organizations are taking a day to appreciate the wonderful woodland that we have...

CCC pavilion #5 at Colton Point

Since 2017, the Walk in Penn’s Woods partnership has been working to offer Pennsylvanians a statewide day of walks in the woods on the first Sunday in...

Rock Run Vista on the OLP

Join Loyalsock State Forest staff on a Walk in Penn’s Woods at the Old Loggers Path! It has been 40 years since this beloved trail was complete and open for...

Friends of TLL Bark in the Park

The Friends of Tuscarora and Locust Lake State Parks are excited to announce that we will be holding our next fundraising event, a Bark in the Park, on...

Garden Harvest Day

Join us for music, food, and fun at Kings Gap Environmental Education Center on October 2nd & 3rd from 12pm - 5pm! Early bird online tickets are $4 until...

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...

Blue Ball Tavern Tours

Step back in time into an 1800s tavern in the basement of the Blue Ball Museum. Run by the Historical Society, this collection of artifacts is cared for by...

Fall Leaves Hike

Explore the park while enjoying and learning about some of our trees! Meet in front of the visitor center.

Monarch Butterfly Tagging

Monarch butterfly migration presentation followed by a short walk to catch, tag, and release monarch butterflies. Arial nets provided. Wear closed-toe shoes...

Nolde Mansion Open House

Now serving as the first Environmental Education Center in the state, the Nolde property was once the home of a wealthy Reading manufacturer. The mansion now...

Walk with a Doc - Advancing Wellness through Nature

Join local UPMC podiatrist Dr. Christine Nolan, Rider Park Manager Sara Street, and the Northcentral Pennsylvania Conservancy’s Renee’ Carey for a walk to Do...

Shoaff's Mill Tours

Shoaff's Mill is an 1840's era Grist Mill that operates from May to October on weekends from 1-3pm. See a 32 ft steel waterwheel turn just as it has for over...

Walk in Penn's Woods at Greenwood Furnace

Come and take a Walk in Penn’s Woods and enjoy the colors of fall at Greenwood Furnace State Park. Our office clerk Angel Burd will lead the walk through the...

Walk in Penn’s Woods: Nescopeck Trail

Let’s celebrate the beauty of Pennsylvania’s forest with an interpretive hike along portions of Nescopeck and Lake Trails. This moderately difficult hike is...

Autumn Leaf Hike

Let’s take a Walk in Penn’s Woods. We will explore the forest colors of Falling Run Nature Trail. The hike will be approximately 2 miles in length over...

Birding with Baird

*All ages welcome! Adults and Families who are interested in learning to bird* Join Baird Ornithological Club for an afternoon bird walk around Nolde...

Venomous Snakes of PA

Interested in learning about the venomous snakes that call Pennsylvania home? These creatures will be classified, identified, and other interesting facts...

Bird-Friendly Windows Demonstration

Autumn is the time for bird migration. Did you know that migrating birds often fly at night and are disoriented by our lights? Did you know that glass...

Fall Colors Hike

Join the park naturalist for a hike around the lake as we look at what gives our trees their beautiful colors and the importance the changing colors play in...

Leap into Herpetology

Join naturalist, April Claus as she introduces you to the reptiles and amphibians that creep and slither in the park. Learn about the secret lives of...

Sunday, October 3