DCNR Calendar of Events

Promised Land State Park

About 3,000 acres in size, Promised Land State Park is on the Pocono Plateau, 1,800 feet above sea level, and is surrounded by 12,464 acres of Pennsylvania’s Delaware State Forest, including natural areas.

100 Lower Lake Road, Greentown, PA 18426-9735

Phone

570-676-3428

Website

dcnr.pa.gov

Region

East

Email

promisedlandsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Spring Fling

Take a moderately difficult 2 mile hike through Hemlock Groves and past gushing springs. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring water.

4/24 10am
Salamander Sally

The salamanders are out! Meet for a short lecture on PA salamanders, then search for salamanders for identification and release. Tanks provided.

5/1 10am
Vernal Pool Hike

What is a vernal pool? Only the most fascinating wetland on our planet! Join us to explore a vernal pool and search for Wood Frog and Spotted Salamander egg...

5/8 10am
Evening Amphibian Hunt

Night time is the right time for amorous amphibians. After a short lecture, we will capture, identify and release amphibians. Please wear shoes that can...

5/15 8pm
Eagles - Masters of the Sky

By now, the eaglets have hatched! We'll find out about biomagnification and view our resident bald eagles through our spotting scope. Binoculars and scope...

5/22 2pm

Recent Events

Basic Archery

10/17/2020

Beaver Fever

10/11/2020

Recent Activity

Barbara Storck

Barbara Storck posted a photo 9/11/2018

Barbara Storck

Barbara Storck posted a photo 9/11/2018

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

A good time was had by all - and all the captured Salamanders and Newts were soon released, all unharmed. :) A good time was had by all - and all the captured Salamanders and Newts were soon released, all unharmed. :)

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

Giant red salamander: Giant red salamander:

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

The Salamander Sally gang at the Burly Inlet Trail looking for - ah you guessed it SALAMANDERS :) The Salamander Sally gang at the Burly Inlet Trail looking for - ah you guessed it SALAMANDERS :)

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

A standing room only crowd this evening at the Salamander Sally! A standing room only crowd this evening at the Salamander Sally!

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

Alison telling us all about Salamanders.. Alison telling us all about Salamanders..