DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, May 12

Self-Guided Spring Wildflower Walkabout

Wildflowers have been admired for their beauty and usefulness as foods and medicines for many generations. Every wildflower, from the elegant lady’s slipper...

Mother's Day Bird Hike: Ohiopyle Trailjourn; Beech Loop, Jackson, Chulens

Join us for our annual celebration of Mom's and birds! We will hike through a variety of habitats through moderater terrain on this 2.5mile hike. This is...

Guided Nature Hike

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist on the Second Sunday of every month from March-November for a free guided nature hike through Ridley Creek State Park. We will...

Mother's Day Wildflower Walk

Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day" quite like flowers, so join us for a 2-mile walk around the Wildflower Reserve. We'll learn about and appreciate the many...

Mothers' Day Wildflower Walk

Celebrate Mothers’ Day by bringing "Mom" out to the park for a wildflower walk! Plan on hiking around the park and out on the bridge! Meet in from of the...

Nature Journaling: Amphibians

Come explore the art of nature journaling and how to record your wildest observations. We will be focusing on amphibian observations. The program will start...

Wildflower Weekend

A leisurely 2 mile hike at Laurel Hill State Park. Please meet at the Trent Picnic Area. For more information, please call the Laurel Hill Visitor Center...

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...

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...

Make and Take Mother’s Day Flowers

Join us to celebrate Mother’s Day where you can choose and take a flower for your wonderful Mom. Thank You Mom’s Everywhere!

Native Plant Sale

Mark your calendars and Save the Dates for our annual Native Plant Sale! Sponsored by the Friends of Kings Gap, this plant sale includes native plants,...

Mother's Day Tea & Tour

Celebrate your mom with a guided tour of our lovely historic mansion, followed by an afternoon tea. The $35 cost includes the tour, three varieties of...

Mother's Day Tie Dye and Tea Time

Bring your own white shirt and we will teach you about natural plants that can be used for dyes. Learn the process of how to make dye hold to fabric and dye...

Mother's Day Wildflower Walk

Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day" quite like the flowers of spring! Join the park naturalist for a short walk on the trails of Mt.Pisgah State Park. This...

Shoaff's Mill Tours - Remake Learning Days

Shoaff's Mill is a 19th century operational grist mill that is open for tours Saturdays & Sundays from May through the Apple Festival in October, *staff...

Walk with a Ranger: Bird Watching

Militia Hill is an excellent birding spot even outside of migration season. With a nice view of the Delaware Valley, and welcoming woods, songbirds and...

Mother's Day Walk & Tea Preregistration required

Talk a walk to learn about local flowers and "weeds" and their edible and medicinal uses. Then enjoy some of those "weeds" in tasty treats. Dress for the...

Mother's Day Wildflower Walk

Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day" quite like flowers, so join us for a 2-mile walk around the Wildflower Reserve. We'll learn about and appreciate the many...

Hooked on Hummingbirds

The program looks at the amazing adaptations of hummingbirds, and focuses on the Ruby Throated Hummingbird found in Pennsylvania.

Sunday, May 12