DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, April 26

Bear-Hole Trail Drive-Thru

Come explore Bear Hole Trail by car! The Drive-Thru begins at Swopes Valley Trailhead (40.522343,-76.469334) and goes 5 miles through the center of park,...

DCNR Conservation Volunteer logo

Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they weed and/or mulch the native plant landscaping at the office and/or butterfly garden. All...

Nature Nuggets

Join us with your toddler for nature themed activities and stories at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center. Guardians must accompany child for the duration of...

Senior Stroll - April

Enjoy the outdoors and get some fresh air with a leisurely stroll through White Clay Creek Preserve. We will explore the PennDel Trail and observe natural...

Stories in the Garden: Pollinators and Flowers (Southampton)

This program will take place at the Southampton Free Libray Learn all about gardening with educators from Tyler State Park and The Southampton Free...

VIRTUAL Bygone Town of Ricketts Tour

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Take a virtual photo tour of the bygone lumber...

Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale Online

This is no fooling-the Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale site is now active and ready for your orders. The website will be...

DiscoverE Backpack Loaner Program

April 12, 2024 – October 7, 2024 Locust Lake State Park will be offering a new program this year. DiscoverE is a program offered at PA state parks by the...

City Nature Challenge on Gull Point

Join us at Gull point for a guided field hike as we seek to identify as many plants and animals as we can. In partnership with Asbury Woods, part of an...

Fire Tower

Please bring your binoculars and meet at the Fire Tower Parking Lot for an historical interpretive tour of the Fire Tower and Seneca Point by DCNR...

Bluebirds and Cavity Nesters

During this program, participants will have the opportunity to learn about bluebirds and other cavity-nesting species, their nesting habits, and how humans...

CCC Site Tour

Discover the history of CCC camp S-139 on a intrepretive site walk as we travel back to the mid 1930's. This program includes a tour of the CCC museum, the...

The History of Arbor Day

Come join us for a history lesson on the only holiday that looks to the future instead of the past - Arbor Day. In addition, you can take the Colonel Denning...

Campfire & S’mores

Campfire & S’mores Do you love s’mores? We certainly do! Join the park naturalist for a treat (or two), but, here’s the catch: You have to start your own...

Amphibian Night Hike

The forest at night is full of life. Take a night hike on the Creek Trail to search for amphibian life. We can not guarantee the amount of critters we will...

Microbial Naturalists - Observing the Invisible

The local Mengel Natural History Society presents.. "Microbial Naturalists - Observing the Invisible" by Jamie Becker, Assist. Prof. of Biology, Alvernia...

Toad Patrol

Spring is a time of year when toads, salamanders, and other critters migrate from their winter hideouts to vernal pools. Sometimes they need a little help...

Friday, April 26