DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, April 9

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Now! - Two options for the Scavenger Hunt. Here is your chance to have some fun in the park in the months of March and April. There are 16 egg-shaped signs...

Family Self-led Virtual Trail  Challenge: The Great Animal Mystery!

A mystery Pennsylvania animal is making tracks and leaving evidence all through at Washington Crossing Historic Park! Your family’s mission, should you...

Self Guided - StoryWalk®: The Listening Walk

Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find spring's StoryWalk® at the White Oaks Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow Day Use Area. This season's story...

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 2021!...

A Jennings Original Storybook Trail: "Habitat Sweet Habitat: Zapo the Jennings Jumping Mouse Looks for a House"

Come to Jennings and follow a Storybook Trail featuring Habitat Sweet Habitat: Zapo the Jennings Jumping Mouse Looks for a House. Discover and read the...

Story Stroll: Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Come read a story while enjoying a walk outdoors. Walk from page to page and interact with the story at each stop! The Southampton Free Library has set up a...

Friday Morning Birding

Join the park Naturalist for a morning birding stroll. We will start at the park office and make our way down to Hopewell lake. During the stroll...

Friday Morning Guided Spring Bird Walks

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. Join the park naturalist for a guided walk along the...

Blooming spring beauty wildflowers

Spring is in the air here at Raccoon Creek! Come join us for a leisurely hike through the park, where we'll appreciate the various sights and sounds of the...

Bioblitz at Kings Gap! Virtual How-To

Have you ever wondered how many different species of living things call Kings Gap home? So do we! To help us find out, join our bioblitz, an event where you...

Virtual Climate Change, Part 2: "Drawdown"

As part of our continued exploration into Climate Change, you will be introduced to Project Drawdown, and the book Drawdown that was written by Paul Hawken,...

Virtual: Birding at Hills Creek: A Bi-Weekly Series

This program will take place virtual on Microsoft Teams, not in person at the park. Are you an avid birder? Are you just starting out? This virtual...

Peepers and Pickerel Pop-up Walk!

***Pre-registration is required: please click the green "register" button to sign up for this program.*** Programs are subject to change at any time....

American Woodcock. Photo Credit: NC DPR, S. Willaims

A sure sign of spring are the ritualized display flights of the American Woodcock. Join us as we discuss what makes this bird so amazingly odd, and then...

Friday, April 9