Outdoors Listings

Outdoors Listings: June 28 to July 4.

Outdoors Listings: June 28 to July 4.

THIS WEEK: June 28 to July 4 Lake Look, a family-friendly half-mile nature walk around Lake Frances. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. July 1. Free. Registration required. 570-403-2006. Kayaking & Yoga on the River, plus a beer tasting. Hosted by Nearme Yoga of Moosic. Attendees will meet at Black & Brass Coffee Shop, 520 Main […]

Outdoors Listings: June 21 to 27

Outdoors Listings: June 21 to 27

THIS WEEK: June 21 to 27 Vosberg Hike, six moderate miles, sponsored by the Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club, meet at Dallas Shopping Center, Route 309 in Dallas at 11:45 a.m. June 25 and leave at noon. Bring snack and water. 570-406-3173. FUTURE Lake Look, a family-friendly half-mile nature walk around Lake Frances. 10 a.m. to […]

Outdoors Listings: May 31 to June 6

Outdoors Listings: May 31 to June 6

THIS WEEK: May 31 to June 6 ‘Golden’ Eckley Tour, for seniors and retirees, 2 to 3:30 p.m. June 1, with Nescopeck Park Staff and Eckley Miners Village staff. Meet at the Visitor Center of Eckley Miners Village 10 minutes before start of the program. Learn about anthracite coal mining, patch towns and their residents. […]

Outdoors Listings: May 24 to 30

Outdoors Listings: May 24 to 30

THIS WEEK: May 24 to 30 Outdoor Survival Skills for Adults, taught by Mike Leggiero, learn to prepare your mind, body and backpack for an unexpected stay outdoors; topics include basic fire preparation, shelter construction and appropriate clothing for warmth and moisture management, for ages 16 and older, Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center, 93 MacKenzie […]

Outdoors Listings: May 17 to 23

Outdoors Listings: May 17 to 23

THIS WEEK: May 17 to 23 Pocono Environmental Center (PEEC), moderate 8.5-hike sponsored by Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club, meet at the Park & Ride on Rt. 315 in Dupont at 9:45 a.m. May 21 and leave at 10 a.m. Bring snack and water. Leader 570-806-1754. FUTURE Angel Falls and Kettle Creek at Loyalsock, difficult 8-mile […]

Outdoors Listings: May 3 – 9

Outdoors Listings: May 3 – 9

THIS WEEK: May 3 – 9 Graffiti Clean-Up, takes place in Hickory Run State Park boulder field. Graffiti removal tools, fresh water, gloves and snacks provided. Wear sturdy close-toed shoes, long sleeves and long pants. Children may assist with picking up liter. 1 to 4 p.m. May 3. Registration requested, 570-403-2006. Gaffiti Clean-Up, takes place […]

Outdoors Listings: April 26-May 2

Outdoors Listings: April 26-May 2

THIS WEEK: April 26-May 2 Rain Barrel Workshop, learn how to save stormwater with the Lackawanna River Conservation Association. Elm Street Park, 261 Elm St., Dickson City. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 29. $25 per family. Limited to 20 families. 570-347-6311. Promised Land State Park, moderate 7- mile hike sponsored by Susquehanna Trailers Hiking […]

Outdoors Listings: April 19-25

Outdoors Listings: April 19-25

THIS WEEK: April 19-25 Hawley Earth Fest, a three-day celebration of Earth includes a cleanup of Route 6, dinner specials, live entertainment, shopping sales, demonstrations, book readings, nature education, hikes and more. Takes place at various sites in Hawley. April 22 to 24. Contact Jason Merrill at 570-862-2453. Birding in the Kirby Park Natural Area, […]

Outdoors Listings: April 5-11

Outdoors Listings: April 5-11

THIS WEEK: April 5-11 Cherry Run Trail-Connector (Little Cherry Run), moderate 6-mile hike sponsored by Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club at Ricketts Glen State Park. Meet at Dallas Shopping Center, Route 309 in Dallas at 10:45 a.m. April 9 and leave at 11 a.m. Bring lunch and water. 570-388-4060. Salamanders, Frogs and More! A program to […]

Outdoors Listings: March 22 to 28, 2017

Outdoors Listings: March 22 to 28, 2017

THIS WEEK: March 22 t0 28, 2017 Forgotten Spruce Forest Birds. Biologist Doug Gross will teach about the state’s endangered and rare bird species that live in the mountain conifer forests. Learn how and why it is important to protect the forest habitats. The event starts at 7 p.m. March 24 at Nescopeck State Park. […]