May 23, 2009 RSS feed / Outdoors

Close encounters of the coyote kind

Every once in a while we all experience an encounter with wildlife that is unusual. Sometimes it's memorable because of abnormal behavior. More...

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Northern Tier Community Action Corp. Head Start class made a field trip to Sizerville State Park, where the children joined Park Naturalist Tom Murphy in looking for salamanders and learning about nature. More...

Hike on National Trail Day!

National Trail Day will be celebrated on Saturday, June 6, in Cameron County with a hike sponsored by the Pa. Bureau of Forestry and Cameron County Chamber of Commerce. More...

Cherry Springs programs set

Cherry Springs State Park welcomes visitors over the holiday weekend with a variety of programs. At 7 pm Saturday, a solar viewing session will include information on the sun and viewing through a solar telescope. More...

Clay pigeon shoots planned

Black Forest Conservation Association will hold clay bird events at its grounds on North Ayers Hill Road near Coudersport on Tuesdays at 6 pm, beginning May 26. Participants should bring their own shells (any gauge) and shotgun. More...

Park programs planned

Sinnemahoning State Park will be a busy place this weekend. On Saturday at 9 am, a fish identification program will be held at the boat launch area's eagle watch pavilion. Also on Saturday, a kayaking lesson will be presented at 2 pm. More...

Kayak program planned

Lyman Run State Park has scheduled a kayaking program at the lake on Memorial Day, starting at 3 pm. After a review of basic kayaking strokes and safety skills, park staffers will lead a tour of the west end of the lake and observe wildlife. More...

New generation of elk coming!

Sights, sounds and fragrances of springtime surround us and lift us out of the complacency of day-to-day routines. More...

Drum, Henry derby June 7

Kids age 14 and under are welcome at the Drum and Henry Kids Fishing Derby, to held on Sunday, June 7, at the Bucktail Rod and Gun Club pond in Sizer Run. The 55th annual derby will run from 1-4 pm. More...

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Pennsylvania Conservation Corps is working with the Forestry Bureau, installing signs in the East Branch Dam area. Gas companies who own subsurface rights have been conducting extensive drilling and road-building to access wells. More...