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









Upcoming Events

Thanksgiving Crafts

Happy thanksgiving! Bring the kiddos out for a fun day of festive fall crafting as we make some Thanksgiving inspired make and takes!

11/23 2pm
Story Time at the Fireside

Bring the youngsters down and enjoy cocoa and s’mores at the fireside while we read a nature inspired book!

11/24 2pm
White tailed Deer

It’s the first day of rifle season for white-tailed deer! Curious about what draws so many into the woods for this day? Join us at the Elk Country Visitor...

11/30 2pm

Recent Events

Wild Turkeys


Elk Basics


Recent Activity

Elk Country Visitor Center

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