June Programs Listed At Nescopeck State Park

The following programs will be held during June at Nescopeck State Park. For more information or to register, please call 570-403-2006, unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, June 6

National Trails Day Volunteer Work Day; 9 –11 a. m.

Celebrate National Trails Day by coming out to the park to hike a trail and do some clean up. Bring a water bottle and wear long pants and sturdy shoes for this event. To help us plan projects accordingly, please register by calling 570-403-2006. Meet at the park office.

Saturday, June 6

National Trails Day Trail Hike; 1 p. m.

Celebrate National Trails Day by getting out there and on the trail for a leisurely hike. Bring a water bottle and wear long pants and sturdy shoes for this event. Register by calling 570-403-2006. Meet at the park office. Free.

Saturday, June 13

Kayaking: Level I; Session I –9 a. m., Session II –11 a. m., Session III –1:30 p. m. Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day! If you’ve never been in a kayak before, now’s your chance! 9-acre Lake Frances is the perfect lake for “getting your feet wet.” This hour-long session is an introductory course

where participants will learn kayak terminology and basic paddle skills before heading out on the lake to give it a try for yourself. YOU MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE FOR THIS PROGRAM -SPACE IS LIMITED. Register for ONE session only. Ages 9 & up. Dress for the weather and meet park staff at

Lake Frances. Free.

If you need accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park or make inquiries through the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at 1-888-537-7294 (TTY).

Bureau of State Parks Staff will gladly discuss how to accommodate your needs. With at least three days’ notice, interpreters for people who are deaf or hard of hearing are available for educational programs.