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SnowFest and Polar Plunge

Alright…who’s ready for some SNOW!!! Our Snowfest is all about embracing the cold & snow by enjoying different forms of outdoor recreation - don’t hibernate, recreate!

The annual Greenwood Furnace Snowfest is scheduled for January 18, 2020. Activities planned for the event include:


  • 1 pm - Greenwood Furnace Snowfest 5-miler Registration is open at 11 am for the race! Register at: http://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=60814
    • Timing will be done by our friends at Falcon Race Timing! http://falconracetiming.com/
  • 3 pm - Juniata Valley YMCA Polar Plunge! http://www.jvymca.org/
    • The plunge will start at 3pm to make it easier for runners to participate.
    • Pre-registration is greatly preferred
  • 12 pm – 4 pm Delicious homemade soups and other goodies by the Friends of Greenwood Furnace Complex! http://friendsofgreenwoodparks.org/
    Event Times
  • 1 pm – 3 pm - Live music by Matt Marsden & Friends
  • 1 pm - Bonfire on the beach
  • 1:30 pm - Ice Harvesting Demonstration
  • 2 pm - Smokey Bear!
    We will also have from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Free fat bike demos by Rothrock Outfitters! http://www.rothrockoutfitters.com/home
  • Winter Mushrooms with Bill Russell
  • Ice skating
  • Snowshoeing – free loaners!
  • Broomball (like hockey…but with brooms and a ball😊)
  • Animal Tracks program
    Winter Camping – Camping will be available for the nights of Friday, January 17, and Saturday, January 18. Please call the park office for reservations. Do not call the Call Center or Register online for this weekend only.
    We look forward to seeing everyone here at Greenwood for some winter fun. Think snow😊!

Saturday, January 18 at 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Greenwood Furnace State Park
15795 Greenwood Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652-5831


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Adventure Races, Camping, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing



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