DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, September 24

Celebrate PA Trails Month

Celebrate PA Trails Month by exploring all of the trails that M.K. Goddard State Park has to offer. With 16 miles of trails, M.K. Goddard provides endless...

Birding From the Bridge

Join us at Kinzua Bridge State Park to walk out on the "Bridge" to look for some of nature's flying Phenoms - Birds! Enjoy the unique experience of looking...

StoryWalk - "Over in the Forest"

NEW at the Park! A StoryWalk! Take a stroll on our woodland path and read a story as you go. This exciting installation was created for the park by the...

3-D ARCHERY SHOOT

Join us with your friends, family, or both, for a fun day of 3-D Archery shooting. Friends of Mt. Pisgah State Park invites you to bring your archery...

Eagles at Elk State Park

Join our DCNR staff at the Instanter Boat Launch for a chance to see the eagle residents that live at Elk State Park! Learn about bald eagle biology, their...

Fall Field Day for Adults

Join us for a brand new hunting and fishing experience at Little Buffalo! It is National Hunting and Fishing weekend, and what better way to celebrate than...

Fish with a Waterways Conservation Officer

The PA Fish and Boat Commission is offering a fishing event just for you! Participants will have the opportunity to fish with a local Waterways Conservation...

NPLD: Trail Crew at Tyler (Volunteer Event)

Join us for the first project day of the year as we reintroduce Tyler’s Trail Crew! Show your strength and tackle trail maintenance as a team. We will begin...

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

Join park staff for a relaxing and informative tour around the lake, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife....

Cold Springs Hike

Join EES Robin Tracey from Tuscarora SP for a new hike to Cold Springs in the Stony Valley on Sunday, September 24, 2023 at 9:30 am. The trail is 5-7 miles...

Exploring Creek Critters

Celebrate riparian habitat with your DCNR Park Naturalist by taking a closeup and personal look at life below the surface of our streams. We will learn about...

Keystone Farmers' Market

This is a make it, grow it, and bake it market. The Keystone Farmers' Market is held in the beach parking lot. For more information, please contact...

Welcome Fall Walk

Join a park educator for a stroll along Wildasin while we welcome in the Autumn season.

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

Join park staff for a relaxing and informative tour around the lake, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife....

Ask the Naturalist

Have questions about why the leaves are changing color? During this time the park naturalist will be roving the Bridge and the main park area to answer your...

McConnells Mill Heritage Festival

History comes alive at the 31th Annual McConnells Mill Heritage Festival, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Portersville-Prospect. Come celebrate the historic...

Pontoon Boat Rides -CANCELLED

The pontoon boat rides on September 24 have been cancelled due to the possibility of rain and high wind gusts. Sorry for any inconvenience. Take a ride...

Wyoming Valley Mushroom Fair

The park welcomes the Wyoming Valley Mushroom Club as they share their knowledge and ID skills. Learn about edible, poisonous, and medicinal mushrooms and...

Thaddeus Stevens Blacksmith Shop

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...

Mansion Sundays: Open for Tours

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 is only open...

Pontoon Tour of the Stevenson Reservoir

Join park staff for a relaxing and informative tour around the lake, as we cruise the shoreline of the George B. Stevenson Reservoir in search of wildlife....

Learning at the Beach

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.

NLPD: Scout Project at Tyler

Calling all local scouts to combat invasive species that have populated Tyler State Park! All ages are welcome and all participants will receive a patch for...

National Hunting and Fishing Day Event

**Pre-registration is required. Please register all individuals planning to attend the event at the PFBC website: ...

Preston’s Pearl Cruises

McDanel's Launch Area on North Shore Learn about Moraine State Park, its history, wildlife, and conservation efforts while cruising Lake Arthur on the...

NLPD: Bluebird Monitors

Bluebird enthusiasts join us for a meet and greet as we revitalize the Tyler Bluebird monitoring group! Meet other monitors, make cavity boxes for the park...

Hike with Ranger Pete

Explore the outdoors by joining our Park Resource Ranger for a series of guided hikes held every other week that will show off natural and historic features...

Mighty Migrations

Monarchs travel 1000’s of miles to hibernate—discover how they manage this amazing feat!

PA Invasive Species

Invasive species are everywhere. Come join our PSU Dubois intern Dakota as he teaches us how to identify the invasive species that inhabit Pennsylvania...

TALKIN TURKEY

Come learn about the biology, management and history of the Eastern Wild Turkey. Learn why this once common species almost became extinct in the northeast...

Bones in the Stones

The program looks at the evidence of Dinosaurs in Pennsylvania. We will then do an identification and information activity of fossils much older than the...

Sunday, September 24