DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, October 20

Flat Naturalist  Self-Guided Tree Challenge

Head out to the park for an adventure with your very own flat naturalists! Much like the Flat Stanley in schools, Washington Crossing Historic Park will...

Story Walk

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods! After the story, share with us your Monarch observations! Find it along the Nature Trail (#16) to the right...

Weekly Weeders

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

Fall Homeschool Days at Sinnemahoning

Program canceled due to weather. Families are welcome to join us for the Holiday Open House on Saturday. Through games, crafts, and educational...

Guided Fall Bird Walks

Thursday, October 6, 13, 20, 27 9:00am - 11:00am Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening! ...

Fall Hiking Series

Join us every Thursday until the end of October on a hike throughout the park. All hikes will be between 1-2.5 miles in length. We will discuss the flora and...

Leaser Lake Hike

Join the park naturalist from Tuscarora SP on a hike to Leaser Lake on October 20, 2022 at 10:30 am. This hike will take us to a new place to explore. The...

McConnells Mill Historic Gristmill Autumn Hours

Thursdays through Sundays - 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill at...

Homeschool Day Fall 2022- Wonderful Water

Join us for a free afternoon of learning and fun! Students will learn all about water through self-guided and staff-led endeavors. There will be...

Fall Foliage Hike

Come enjoy the sights and smells of autumn on a Fall Foliage Hike. We’ll be walking the Delzell Trail, focusing in on tree I.D. and seasonal changes. This...

New ADA Hunting Area

Join DCNR and PA Game Commission staff to learn about Cook Forest’s new opportunity for disabled hunters. Cook Forest and its Friends Group recently...

Trail Challenge Hikers

Can you hike every trail at Kings Gap? With 25+ miles of trails throughout the property, Kings Gap has an extensive hiking system. This challenging monthly...

Lights Out at the Lighthouse

Join the park educators for a Halloween themed evening at the Presque Isle Lighthouse. Learn about animal skeletons, the legends of Presque Isle and explore...

Owl Prowl

Owl Prowl – Thursday, October 20, 2022 6:00PM – 8:30PM – Pleasant Valley Non-motorized Launch Area (South Shore) - Moraine Join the park naturalist to...

Virtual Clever Crows

Learn more about these amazing birds during this virtual program. A ZOOM link will be sent to all registrants a day before the program.

Virtual Clever Crows  Preregistration required

This program is done in partnership with Presque Isle State Park. Bird lovers everywhere appreciate the intellgence and adaptibiliy of the crow. Other...

Thursday, October 20