Latest Past Events

The Wonders of Wetlands (Wow)

State Parks Region 2 Office (Conference Room) – Moraine State Park

“The Wonders of Wetlands” is an comprehensive, interdisciplinary hands-on inquiry based curriculum for grade levels K-12 focusing on the three definitive wetland parameters: Water, Soil, and Plants. Wetlands play an essential part in the lives of both wildlife and people and are one of the highest producing ecosystems in the World. Join State Park Staff from the Department of Conservation ... Read More

Solar Powered Hike

McDanel’s Area, North Shore, Moraine State Park

Join park staff for a sunny hike along the North Country Trail, about three miles, to the dam spillway, the solar array, and a view of the lake. Learn a little about   solar power possibilities, cook with a solar oven, and see some often-overlooked views of Lake Arthur. Meet at the parking lot in front of pavilion 7, dress for ... Read More

Glaciers & the Ice Age

Meet at Point Parking Lot – McConnells Mill

Join the park naturalist to learn about how the glaciers and the Ice Ages changed the landscape at McConnells Mill State Park on this guided hike on Alpha Pass Trial to the historic grist mill. All ages welcome, but the trail is moderately difficult, with some rocky ups and downs. Meet in the Point Parking lot, wear sturdy shoes or ... Read More