DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, August 15

Pick up your free copy of this summer's DIY DiscoverE Activity Guide! You can find a copy of the guide in the lobby of the education building at Kings Gap,...

Self-Guided Mid-June through mid-September Visit the Watershed Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow Day Use area to enjoy a story...

This hike is aimed at ages 8 & up. Take a leisurely 2-mile (round-trip) hike with a park naturalist to explore one of our best trails to view butterflies....

Join our park educator for a morning hike around our park. We will explore one of the park's easier trails, chatting about the geology found within the park!...

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Join park staff for a fun and informative 1-hour tour, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife. Group size...

What’s the difference between venomous & poisonous? Did you know that in PA, we have 3 venomous snakes? Join the park educator at the nature center, as we...

Head down the trail with a trash bag and gloves to tidy up our busiest, most popular trail. Registration is required.

We will be looking at some of the interesting birds that visit our backyards and forest. Learn some of the ways that you can help the birds that you love to...

Join the park naturalist for a walk to explore Davis Run Trail. This is a mostly easy hiking trail with some parts considered 'moderate'. Wear comfortable...

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...

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

Join us at Sizerville State Park as we take a stroll through an old growth forest. Bring comfortable shoes to walk in. For more information contact the Park...

Non-Denominational Church service will be held every Sunday in the campground amphitheater (between areas E and F) from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The...

Do you know how to help a large snapping turtle cross the road? Can you identify our 3 venomous snakes in PA? How many different types of lizards occur in...

Presque Isle State Park has miles of beautiful wetlands, ponds, and a lagoon home to many unique plants and animals. Enjoy a one-hour tour of the lagoon...

Join park staff for a fun and informative 1-hour tour, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife. Group size...

Join Naturalist Robin Tracey from Tuscarora State Park for a hike at the Landingville Marsh on Sunday, August 15, 2021. The trail is 4 miles in length and...

Join park staff for an easy walk around the park to learn about what the Point was like during the Industrial Revolution, including what buildings and...

Enjoy a ride on the pontoon boat. PFD’s will be provided. This is a first come first serve program due to limited seats. We will be able to take up to 12...

What if you didn’t bring your fishing gear? No problem—borrow ours! Rods and tackle boxes will be available to borrow on a first come, first serve basis. All...

In the Nineteenth Century, wooden pegs were used for construction because metal products were so expensive. Come see an actual blacksmith in action with this...

Join us to decorate your own tree cookie with your favorite elk country design!

Join park staff for a fun and informative 1-hour tour, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife. Group size...

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...

Come join the park naturalist at the nature table at the beach to see what he brought today. You never know what you might learn.

After brief introductions and a safety talk, you'll receive helpful advice on the proper technique for correctly holding a bow and releasing an arrow for...

What’s the difference between venomous & poisonous? Did you know that in PA, we have 3 venomous snakes? Join the park educator at the campground...

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...

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...

Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they weed the native plant landscaping at the Visitor Center. We provide instruction, tools, and kneeling...

Bring your bike (or borrow one from the park) for a guided ride on the Lowlands Trail to learn about the history of the rail trail and watch for wildlife...

Have you ever wanted to learn about Archery? Now is the chance, join the park educators and get an intro course to archery basics. All equipment will be...

Local outdoor writer, Lilace Guignard, will read from her book, When Everything Beyond the Walls Is Wild: Being a Woman Outdoors in America, and lead a...

Join park staff for an easy walk around the park to learn about what the Point was like during the Industrial Revolution, including what buildings and...

Friends of Raccoon Creek State Park has partnered with Artist Lora Russell to bring you "Painting in the Outdoors" at the park. We invite anyone from...

The fascination of Covered Bridges.

Join Black Bear expert John Hechler as he shares his vast knowledge.

Bobcats have increased their populations dramatically in PA. Learn of their history in our state, as well as their management, life history, and...

Sunday, August 15