DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Saturday, January 28

StoryWalk: Winter Dance

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods. This season’s story, Winter Dance, can be found on the paved Whispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Rise N'Shine Snowshoe

Rise n’ shine early for a sunrise snowshoe hike in the forest. Learn all about the basics of snowshoeing during this beginner-friendly program, and weather...

Winter Wreath Hunt

This is a self-guided activity. Get outside and enjoy the park while searching for wreaths. Each wreath has been decorated with an animal and their tracks....

Maple Sugaring

It’s Sugar Time! Discover the history and science of making maple syrup during this interactive program where you will help tap a tree and see how syrup...

Project FeederWatch:  Birds & Beverages

Join us for Project FeederWatch at Kings Gap! This community science project collects data on birds visiting feeders in the winter. Enjoy hot tea, cocoa,...

Virtual Growing Up Wild Educator Workshop

Educators willl recieve training on the curriculum "Growing Up Wild: Exploring Nature With Young Children Ages 3-7". Free virtual professional development...

Outdoor Meditation

Join guest presenter Richard Gosnell, certified Kripalu Outdoor Mindfulness Guide, at the Environmental Learning Classroom to spend time observing nature and...

Learn to Ice Skate

Want to learn how to ice skate? If we have safe ice (not looking good at this point), we will put participants into skates and go over the basics. If no...

Intro to Maple Sugaring

Join us for an introduction to the process of making maple syrup from sap! We will tap a tree, go over methods of tapping and collectiong, identifying...

Maple Sugaring

It’s Sugar Time! Discover the history and science of making maple syrup during this interactive program where you will help tap a tree and see how syrup...

Clearfield YMCA's Annual Winter Festival

Saturday typically includes the 5K Run, Ice Fishing Basics, Learn to Skate, and more. Sunday gears up with Ice Harvesting, Snow Box Derby, Frozen Salami...

Cross-Country Ski Basics

Learn the basics of cross-country skiing through an informative lecture. How to select the proper-sized equipment, how to fall down, get up, and so on. ...

Maple Sugaring

It’s Sugar Time! Discover the history and science of making maple syrup during this interactive program where you will help tap a tree and see how syrup...

Science Saturdays

Be a nature investigator! Even in winter, there is much to explore and learn. Join us as a family to uncover the mysteries during winter, with science...

Wild about Teas

For thousands of years people across the globe have used their local plants to make teas for beverages and medicine. Join guest instructor Vince Curtis, Sr....

Winter Walk

Get outside this winter and join us for an easy to moderate walk at Pinchot Park. Led by the park naturalist, we will explore the trails in the Conewago Day...

XC Ski 101

Join the park naturalist for a cross-country ski lesson. The park has some limited-sized equipment available for participants to use. Bring your own...

Six Sides of Snow

Guest Naturalist Kim Lott - Sinnemahoning State Park - will be teaching the six sides of snow program, where one can learn all about this wonderful resource...

Bluebirds Workshop

Want to learn how to attract bluebirds and other cavity nesting birds to your backyard? There are many common misconceptions about bluebird houses, and many...

Elk Smart

Elk Smart is an initiative to help remind visitors who come to elk country to preserve the wild nature of the PA elk herd. Learn the four principles of Elk...

Sunset Snowshoe Hike

Enjoy a winter sunset from a scenic mountail top vista! This hike will be one mile in length on easy terrain. Bring your snowshoes and dress for the...

Cross Country Ski Cook Forest at Night: Fire Tower Road

Please bring your cross country skis and headlamps and meet at the Nuthole Cabin located at the entrance to Ridge Camp for a candlelit evening interpretive...

FULL Owl Prowl

This program is full, please click through the registration link to be added to our wait list. Join us for a 2-part program to learn all about owls! An...

Saturday, January 28