DCNR Calendar of Events

Elk Country Visitor Center

The Elk Country Visitor Center is a premier elk viewing location and home to the largest wild elk herd in the Northeastern United States. The Elk Country Visitor Center is a newly-built facility designed specifically to help you experience these majestic animals year round and to learn more about elk, other wildlife and this amazing ecosystem.  The Center is managed and operated by the Keystone Elk Country Alliance, a 501(c)(3) non-profit whos mission is "To conserve and enhance Pennsylvania's elk country for future generations".  No state funding goes into the operation of the Center.

134 Homestead Drive, Benezette, PA 15821

Phone

814-787-5167

Website

elkcountryvisitorcenter.com

Region

North

Email

info@elkcountryvisitorcenter.com

Upcoming Events

Snakes of PA

Come join our staff with our scaly friends as we give out information on Pennsylvania snakes. We will be covering identification, snake bites, and any other...

8/8 2pm
Trapping 101

New to trapping? Here’s what you need to know! Come look at the various traps and techniques used.

8/9 2pm
Elk Expo 2020

It’s here, the event of the year, the 2020 Elk Expo! Join in the fun by visiting the Elk Country Visitor Center August 15th and 16th. With lots of food,...

8/15 8am
Welcome to the Rut

The rut is nearly upon us. Join us as we discuss the behavior of the elk during their breeding season, appropriate and safe elk- watching etiquette, as well...

8/15 2pm
Elk Expo 2020

It’s here, the event of the year, the 2020 Elk Expo! Join in the fun by visiting the Elk Country Visitor Center August 15th and 16th. With lots of food,...

8/16 8am

Recent Events

Elk Explanations

8/1/2020

PA Furbearers

7/26/2020

Recent Activity

Elk Country Visitor Center

Elk Country Visitor Center posted a photo 1/7/2015