DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Prince Gallitzin State Park

February 27 - March 28, 2020

Friday, February 28

Owl Survey

To better protect our resources, we must first have a grasp of what we have. Join the park naturalist and Cambria County's compiler for the PA Society of...

Saturday, February 29

Little Naturalist Story Time

Join us as we learn about woodpeckers and why they are called nature’s homebuilders! After we read a story, you can make a woodpecker-themed craft to bring...

Leap Day Hike

Enjoy the day that happens once every four years on a trail! We will take an evening hike along Lakeshore and Plessinger Trails, a 2-mile loop of relatively...

Sunday, March 1

Virginia Opossum prints

Hey kids - learn how to be a sleuth when exploring the woods around you! We will discuss the clues the usual suspects leave behind, then go out seeking the...

Thursday, March 5

Beginner Fly Tying

Are you interested in fly fishing for trout? Have you ever wondered how to tie trout flies but do not know where to start? Consider coming to the Main Park...

Owl Survey

To better protect our resources, we must first have a grasp of what we have. Join the park naturalist and Cambria County's compiler for the PA Society of...

Sunday, March 8

Discovery Hike

Let’s take a leisurely 3-mile hike within the park’s northern woodlands. We’ll talk all about the fascinating animal and plants we may encounter. The trail...

Friday, March 20

Photo: NC DPR, S. Williams

A sure sign of spring are the ritualized display flights of the American Woodcock. Join us as we discuss what makes this bird so odd, and then take a walk to...

Saturday, March 21

American Beaver

Bring the kids out to the park to get a head start knowing all about nature! We will learn about the antics of beavers and make a simple craft to take home....

Sunday, March 22

Discovery Hike

Join the park naturalist at this little-used trailhead and walk along Hagaratty and Old Glendale Road Trails. This will be a ~3.5 mile loop. Portions will be...

Friday, March 27

Photo: NC DPR, S. Williams

A sure sign of spring are the ritualized display flights of the American Woodcock. Join us as we discuss what makes this bird so odd, and then take a walk to...

Saturday, March 28

Red-throated Loon

Glendale Lake is a fantastic place to see all sorts of waterfowl in the spring. Join us as we talk about, and look for, a variety of ducks, geese, swans, and...

Barred Owl

Join the park naturalist as we go round listening for the various owls that call the park home. We will begin with a short talk about owls and then go for a...