Outdoors Listings

Outdoors Listings: Jan. 13 to 19, 2016

THIS WEEK: Jan. 13 to 19, 2016 Snowshoes and Cross-Country Skis are available to borrow on a first come, first served basis at Nescopeck State Park, 1137 Honey Hole Road, Drums. 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays through Feb. 29 (except Feb. 6 and 20). Requires a minimum of 4 inches of snow […]

Outdoors Listings: Dec. 23 to 29, 2015

THIS WEEK: Dec. 23 to 29, 2015 Birding in the Kirby Park Natural Area. Join Bob Wasilewski from the Greater Wyoming Valley Audubon Society to see which birds are migrating in the park this fall. Meet at the parking lot by the Nesbitt Park boat launch in Wilkes-Barre. 8 a.m. Dec. 27. Free. 570-542-5948. Broad […]

Outdoors Listings: Dec. 9 to 15, 2015

THIS WEEK: Dec. 9 to 15, 2015 Disco Hike, a “discovery” walk to search for things the natural world has to offer. Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. 10 a.m. Dec. 12. $5. 570-629-3061. Winterfest Visit to Lacawac, a seasonal, one-mile hike to tour the field station. Bring a travel mug […]

Outdoors Listings: Dec. 2 to 8, 2015

THIS WEEK: Dec. 2 to 8, 2015 Christmas Naturally. Make and take your own one-of-a-kind tree ornaments and holiday decorations using a variety of natural items. Nescopeck State Park, 1137 Honey Hole Road, Drums. Stop by anytime between 3 and 7 p.m. on Dec. 4. Free. 570-403-2006. Herbal Teas, a walk around the preserve to […]

Outdoors Listings: Nov. 18 to 24, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 18 to 24, 2015 Live Reptile and Amphibian Show, with field naturalist Rick Koval who brings native snakes, frogs, salamanders and turtles. Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center, 93 MacKenzie Road, Covington Township. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18. $5. Registration: 570-842-1506. Mystery Birding Trip. Join environmental educator Brian Hardiman who leads a […]

Outdoors Listings: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015

Outdoors Listings: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 11 to 17, 2015 Backyard Beekeeping, an introduction to apiary equipment, types of hive boxes, protective gear, costs and more. Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center, 93 MacKenzie Road, Covington Township. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12. $25. Registration: 570-842-1506. Birding at Frances Slocum, a leisurely walk to seek out songbirds with Bruce […]

Outdoors Listings: Nov. 6 to 12, 2015

Outdoors Listings: Nov. 6 to 12, 2015

THIS WEEK: Nov. 4 to 10, 2015 Cranberry Bog Walk. Traverse the floating platforms of the northern boreal bog to study its flora and fauna on this 2.5-hour guided tour. Tannersville Cranberry Bog, 166 Cherry Lane Road. 1 p.m. Nov. 4. $6. Registration: 570-629-3061. Owl Prowl, an exploration of the Vosburg area of Wyoming County […]

Outdoors Listings: Oct. 21 to 27, 2015

THIS WEEK: Oct. 21 to 27, 2015 Cranberry Bog Walk. Traverse the floating platforms of the northern boreal bog to study its flora and fauna on this 2.5-hour guided tour. Tannersville Cranberry Bog, 166 Cherry Lane Road. 1 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 4; 2 p.m. Nov. 14. $6. Registration: 570-629-3061. Fall Splendor, observing seasonal changes […]

Outdoors Listings: Oct. 9 to 13, 2015

THIS WEEK: Oct. 7 to 13, 2015 Cranberry Bog Walk. Traverse the floating platforms of the northern boreal bog to study its flora and fauna on this 2.5-hour guided tour. Tannersville Cranberry Bog, 166 Cherry Lane Road. 1 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 4. $6. Registration: 570-629-3061. Spectacular Colors of Fall Walk, an interpretive hike in […]

Outdoors Listings: Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, 2015

THIS WEEK: Sept. 30 to Oct. 6, 2015 Cranberry Bog Walk. Traverse the floating platforms of the northern boreal bog to study its flora and fauna on this 2.5-hour guided tour. Tannersville Cranberry Bog, 166 Cherry Lane Road. 10 a.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 4. $6. Registration: 570-629-3061. The Keystone College Observatory is open for its […]