DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Promised Land State Park

September 25 - October 25, 2018

Saturday, September 29

Oh, Deer!

Let's explore the biology of Pike County's largest herbivore. After a short lecture, we'll go on a hike in search of deer and their signs. Binoculars...

Friday, October 5

Night Hike

Let's get comfortable hiking at night! We'll play some night games and call out some owls. Hike is an easy one mile. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a...

Saturday, October 6

Forest Explorers

This program is for ages 6 - 12. Play a fast paced game to gather materials for a tree book that you will make to take home. Parents may drop off their...

Sunset Foliage Paddle

Enjoy the fall colors on this last paddle of the season! Program for ages 8 and up. Please wear waterproof clothing, water shoes, a fleece, and bring water...

Sunday, October 7

Big Dam Ridge Hike

Enjoy a lovely fall day hiking 2.5 miles on the Big Dam Ridge Trail and up the Little Falls Trail, identifying plants and animals we find along these...

Skunks - What's the Big Stink?

Join Liz Gilpin and her di - STINK - tive pet skunk, Snickers, for a lecture about skunks. You can pet Snickers if you want...don't worry, he's de-scented!

Saturday, October 13

Otter Madness!

Yes, we have River Otters in Promised Land Lake! After a short lecture, we'll take a trip to Crane's Cove to search for these playful mustelids. Binoculars...

Saturday, October 20

Basic Archery

Learn how to use a recurve bow, a long bow and a compound bow in this beginners class. For ages 8 and up (smaller children don't have the upper body...

Bears, Bears Everywheres

We love our bears! After a short lecture, we'll search the area for Black bear and their signs. Please bring a flashlight.