DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, June 16

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 - Storybook Trail at Painted Turtle Pond

Explore the habitat of Painted Turtle Pond as you read Over and Under The Pond by Kate Messner on our current storybook trail. On this self guided...

Wildlife Watchers on Water Kayak Program

Enjoy a 1 ½ hour guided kayak program. The trip is a leisurely paddle through the coves of Lake Marburg to quietly observe wildlife on the water’s edges....

Warbler Walk with Mike Leahy

Make plans to get your spring “warbler fix” on Wednesday, June 16th with an outing to one the best migrating warbler traps in Western Pennsylvania, Cook...

Exhibit: 100 Years of Presque Isle State Park

Presque Isle State Park is celebrating its 100-year anniversary.  A new educational exhibit showcasing the history of the park will be on display from May...

Story Walks - Miniature Horse

A self guided story walk on the Whispering Pines Trail for families with children and animal lovers. Today will be a live miniature horse to meet and greet....

Trails for Tots

Come explore the park on our bike trails. This program is for children ages 6 and less but all ages are welcome. We will meet at the Boat Rental (Parking Lot...

Wild Wednesday for the "over 60 crowd"

Registration required.Email Kathy at kkelchner@pa.gov to sign up. Calling all adventurous adults! Why should the teenagers have all the fun? Come out and...

Historic Gristmill Hours

2021 Historic Gristmill Hours are from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM at McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill will be open to visitors Wednesdays through...

Throwback: Nature Walk—Awareness

[Note: This program was offered at this date, time, and location 50 years ago.] Learn to slow down and take it all in – awareness of your surroundings. This...

VIRTUAL Invasive Insects

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Learn about the invasive invaders that inhabit PA...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Attracting Pollinators

Join us via Microsoft Teams to learn how you can create a pollinator paradise in your own backyard. It's not just about having lots of flowers - many insects...

Discover Ricketts Hike

Hiking part of the Falls Trail to see our biggest waterfall, Ganoga Falls. This is a 1-mile difficult hike. Good boots are recommended for walking. Park...

Lil' Sprouts Garden Club

Lil' Sprouts is a series of children's garden programs where children ages 4 - 7 are introduced to the joys of planting, tending, harvesting, and eating...

Wednesday Walk - Ibberson Hike

Join us for a hike at Ibberson Conservation Area, located on Back Road in Halifax. We will be hiking part of the Victoria Trail, the Rock Trail, and back the...

Wednesday Evening  Hikers Club!

Experience a springtime evening along the trails of Washington Crossing Historic Park and the Delaware Canal Towpath! Accompany the Park Naturalist and...

Wednesday, June 16