DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, August 26

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...

Hiking the Little Cherry Run Loop Trail to see our hidden gem waterfalls. This is a 6-mile moderate hike. Good boots are recommended for walking. Bring...

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they mulch, pull weeds, divide plants, and...

Join other hiking enthusiasts to discover two hiden waterfalls found along Ketchum Run.

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist for a special National Dog Day exhibit along the Multi-Use Trail to learn about the wild cousins of our best friends. Learn...

Not just for homeschool kids! All ages are welcome to come out and learn what makes birds such unique and fascinating animals. Geared towards older...

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...

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...

Join us on the porch at the Visitor Center for a DCNR Conservation Volunteer-led craft for children. Each week we will have a different craft to create and...

Learn birding basics and find out which birds are common in our park. Meet at the Amphitheater. Contact Rhiannon Summers at 570-477-7780 or...

Learn to identify wildlife by their tracks, skull, furs, and scat through hands-on activities.

Join park staff for an easy walk around the park to learn about what archeological work has been done in the park and what has been found so far. This...

Join Mt. Pisgah State Park naturalist and a guest speaker as they discuss a variety of topics on ticks and lyme disease. There will also be a dog walk on the...

Come learn about bats as we watch these nocturnal creatures emerge from their daytime hideaways. This is a free program for children ages 5-8 accompanied by...

Thursday, August 26