Nescopeck State Park Plans Snow Moon Hike February 13

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

Thursday, February 13 Snow Moon Hike; 6:00 pm

Ages 18 & up. Set out on the trail at dusk to enjoy a 2-mile hike under a near-full moon. The February moon is known as the snow moon since the heaviest snows typically fall this month. This hike may be modified in the event of cloud cover. Participants should dress for the weather and wear sturdy winter hiking shoes. Snowshoes may be available if more than 6” of snow is on the ground. Registration required by calling 570-403-2006. Free.

Friday, February 21

Homeschool Education Day: The Science of Bird Watching; 9:00 am –12noon

Students will take an in depth look at birds and their habitats; focusing on bird identification, adaptations, and more. Parents: please have exact number and ages of students when calling to register. Registration required by calling 570-403-2006. 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.