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SnowFest and Polar Plunge

Information has been updated 1/11/19

GREENWOOD FURNACE - 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!

Greenwood Furnace Snowfest 2019 is scheduled for January 19, 2019.  The format will be similar to 2018 with the following featured events:


  • 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
    • New for 2019! 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/
    • This year, the plunge will start at 3pm to make it easier for runners to participate
    • Pre-registration is greatly preferred
  • 11 am – 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
  • 2 pm - Smokey Bear!
    We will also have from 11 am to 3 pm
  • Free fat bike demos by Rothrock Outfitters! http://www.rothrockoutfitters.com/home
  • Ice Harvesting Demonstration
  • Winter Mushrooms
  • Ice skating
  • Snowshoeing – free loaners!
  • Broomball (like hockey…but with brooms and a ball

Saturday, January 19 at 11:00am to 4:00pm

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


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Charity Events, Get Outdoors PA

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Bicycling/Mountain Biking, Camping, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing



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Festivals, Winter

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