DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, February 12

Hybrid: Cavity Nest Improvement Project! (Take home and Virtual Program!)

Would you like the opportunity to bring nature closer to your home while helping to improve habitat for wildlife at WCHP? This is your chance! WCHP is...

Virtual Event
Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

Self-Guided High Adventure Healthy Hike Challenge!

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health. See if you have what it takes to have your name added to our Iron Hikers list for...

Self-guided StoryWalk

Come on out for a family-friendly and self-guided story and a walk at the Nature Discovery Area. Groundhog Gets a Say will be out through February 15. Stop...

Snowman Scavenger Hunt

Want something fun and free to do with the family? Come out and try to find all 9 of our wooden snowmen! They are scattered throughout the park on several...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Trail Challenge: The Great Animal Mystery!

Your family’s mission, if you chose to accept it, is to identify one of Pennsylvania’s great wild animals that you can also find throughout Washington...

Winter Hunt-ables Challenge

A new Winter Hunt-ables Challenge is out! Hidden “treasures” are in the park- Can you find them all? Letterboxing is a hobby dating back to the mid-1800’s...

Winter Self-Guided Hike - LaHo Trail

Learn a bit about what is around you while you enjoy the LaHo trail! Pick up a brochure at the trailhead or by the front door at the park office, then...

Self-Guided Ground Hog Nature Trail

Winter is a wonderful time to go out and explore nature. Hike the Sunken Garden Trail as a one mile easy loop, following the ground hog signs to learn about...

Virtual: Backyard Sugaring

This program takes place on Microsoft TEAMS and will not take place in the park. Discover the rewards of making your own maple syrup right at home! This...

Barred Owl

Owls are beginning to hoot and holler as the days become longer, so join us for this online presentation to see exactly how they can catch food in the...

Virtual State Symbols

What do the Eastern Hemlock and the Ruffed Grouse have in common? If you didn’t already know, they are two of the many State Symbols that Pennsylvania has...

Great Backyard Bird Count: Guide for First Timers - Virtual

The Great Backyard Bird Count is here! Find out how you can contribute to scientists' understanding of birds and their habitats by spending 15 minutes or...

Barred Owl

Owls are beginning to hoot and holler as the days become longer, so join us for this online presentation to see exacly how they can catch food in the darkest...

Friday, February 12