DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, May 22

Spring StoryWalk: Daniel Finds A Poem

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods. This season’s story, Daniel Finds A Poem, can be found on the paved White Oaks Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow...

History Walk

Do you enjoy local history? Join the park naturalist as we explore the historical areas of the park, including the Blue Ball Tavern, Sulfur Springs Cemetery,...

Part 2 - Intro to Fly Fishing

PRE-REGISTRATION required. Register by 5/13/22 Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly fish? Join Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission...

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

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. Pontoon boat...

Pulling Together: World Biodiversity Day Hike

Invasive plants pose a huge threat to the biodiversity of native flora and fauna in ecosystems throughout the world. Celebrate WORLD BIODIVERSITY DAY by...

STORYWALK: Mama Built a Little Nest- Recurring Event Self Guided

Mt. Pisgah State Park invites you to enjoy reading "Mama Built a Nest" while walking along the Oh! Susanna Trail by Stephen Foster Lake between the pool area...

Morning Nature Walk

Join us at Sizerville State Park for a hike through Sizerville's old growth forest. Accompany us on the bottomlands trail as we discuss Sizerville's natural...

Blue Bird Walk

Take a walk along our bluebird trail to help us monitor what they are up to in their cavity nesting boxes.

FULL - Oil Creek Paddle

Join park naturalists as we kayak nine miles of Oil Creek through Oil Creek State Park. Ages 16+. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a participating...

Morning Nature Hike

Come along and start your day with a refreshing morning hike on Pont Trail to discover what flora and fauna we can find. Be prepared for a moderate ~2-mile...

Morning Nature Hike

Come along and start your day with a refreshing morning hike on Pont Trail to discover what flora and fauna we can find. Be prepared for a moderate ~2-mile...

Orienteering for Beginners

Orienteering is the skill of finding your way on a course using a map and compass. Join members of the Susquehanna Valley Orienteering Club to discover more...

Remake Learning Days: Seed Balls and Pollinators

Create your very own seed balls! Seed balls are a great way to plant native flowers in your yard and spring is a great time for planting. What kinds of...

Fossil Hunt

Did you know we have fossils right under our feet? Come learn about the types of fossils we find here at Little Buffalo, how they were created, and what they...

Historic Gristmill Summer Hours

The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill at McConnells Mill State Park is open mid-May through...

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

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. Pontoon boat...

Wildflower Walk

Join park staff for an easy walk around the park to look for plants that are in bloom. We will be making note of which plant species are already blooming,...

Hear the Hammer of Forging Iron

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...

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

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. Pontoon boat...

Wonderful Wetlands

What is so wonderful about wetlands? Join us to find out!

Mansion Docent Orientation

Would you like to spend a Sunday afternoon helping visitors learn about the Cameron Masland Mansion? The park has a dedicated crew of docents that volunteer...

Shoaff's Mill Tours

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...

Wildflower Hikes

Join Volunteer Jenkins on a wildflower hike along several park trails. Learn some of the spring wildflowers common to the park. You may have seen her images...

Photo by Matthew Skic

CANCELED THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED On Sunday, May 22 at 1:30 PM, join Carrie Fellows, Executive Director of the Hunterdon County (NJ) Cultural &...

Pa Salamanders

As the weather heats up and snow turns to rain our amphibian friends come out to play. Come join our staff at the Elk Country Visitor Center as we learn...

Wildflower Adventure

April showers bring May flowers! Hike a section of the Mary Ann Furnace Trail to see which wildflowers are here.

Of Bluebirds and Making Bluebird Boxes

History and conservation of Bluebirds, with material provided for making one box per family. Must call or email to reserve a box! Phone (814-733-4218) or...

Of Bluebirds and Making Bluebird Boxes

History and conservation of Bluebirds, with materials provided for making one box per family. Must call to reserve a box! Phone (814-733-4218) or email...

Mushrooms Amphitheater Program

Learn about cultivating mushrooms, foraging wild mushrooms, and many fascinating things about the role mushrooms play in the forest. Mr. Tocco grows four...

Sunday, May 22