DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, April 28

The Day After 'National Go Birding Day' Day

the unofficial start of the birdwatching season is the last Saturday in April called National Go Birding Day, but, here at the park, we will be starting the...

Woodpecker Wander

***Pre-registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button.*** ***Meeting location: High Rocks Overlook Parking...

Woodpecker Wander

***Pre-registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button.*** ***Meeting location: High Rocks Overlook Parking...

A Journey to Backyard Biodiversity: Talk and Plant Swap

The Friends of Nolde Forest Present: How do you take a tangled mess of a backyard and turn it into a wildlife oasis? Join native gardening geek, Katie Fisk,...

Black Moshannon Photo Tour

Bring any type of camera and get a tour of all the hot spots in the park! Photograph gorgeous scenery, carnivorous plants, beaver lodges, and a hidden...

National Save The Frogs Day

Frogs (like all amphibians) are tremendously important for controlling insect pests and in turn serve as building blocks in many food chains. While...

Nature Trail Rescue

We have been working on improving the nature trail at Susquehannock State Park. Help us remove invasive plants to give the wild flower room to grow. Bring...

Spring Wildflower Walk PROGRAM IS FILLED

SPRING WILDFLOWER WALK IS NOW FILLED. WE'RE NOT ACCEPTING ANYMORE REGISTRATIONS. THANK YOU. Join Melissa Reckner to identify and learn fun facts about...

Common Blue Violets in bloom...

***Registration is required for this program: please click the green "register" button to sign up for this program*** ***Meeting location: Tohickon Valley...

Common Blue Violets in bloom...

***Registration is required for this program: please click the green "register" button to sign up for this program*** ***Meeting location: Tohickon Valley...

Porcupine Party

Come show your artsy side and join a park educator for a fun porcupine craft using cardboard and natural materials.

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...

Leave No Trace Trail Walk!

Take a walk with our park staff on the General Kane Trail at Kinzua Bridge State Park! Learn the principles of Leave No Trace ethics and put it into practice...

Kings Gap Mansion

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...

Fly Fishing 101

Meet instructor Mark Signorino to learn the basics of weights, rods, leaders, tippets, knots and casting. All equipment will be provided. Participants will...

Orienteering 102: The Yellow Course

Test your mapping skills by taking the intermediate orienteering course at Colonel Denning State Park. A park educator will be on hand to assist any beginner...

Wildflower Walk

Join us for a 2-mile hike where we'll learn about and appreciate Pennsylvania's spring wildflowers. Free program. Please note that pets are not permitted at...

Beekeeping Basics - Honey Extraction

Join our local bee keepers as we extract the honey from the park's new bee hive! We will be around from 12:30pm until 2pm to talk about our bees and check...

Elk Explanations

New to learning about elk? Join us for the basic breakdown as we learn about elk history, elk ecology, and elk behavior. Are you a seasoned “Elkspert?” We...

Sunday, April 28