Outdoor Learning at R. B. Winter State Park

Outdoor Adventure

August 1, 2020 to August 31, 2020

RB Winter State Park

Saturday, August 1

Survival Series: Map Skills

Whether you're driving somewhere new, hiking a new trail, or setting off into the woods, knowing how to look at a map and navigate by it is an incredibly helpful skill

Friday, August 7

Campground Critters: Butterflies and Moths

Join park staff to discover more about these wonderful park residents! Learn some of the differences between the two, as well as some ways to help them.

Saturday, August 8

Campground Critters: Butterflies and Moths

Join park staff to discover more about these wonderful park residents! Learn some of the differences between the two, as well as some ways to help them.

Friday, August 14

Geology Rocks!

Rocks and minerals are an important part of our everyday lives, but where do they come from? How did they end up here? Join park staff to learn about rocks

Saturday, August 15

Nocturnal Nature: Fireflies

Glancing out into the darkened woods, you're likely to see flashes of light all over the place! Fireflies are such amazing animals

Astronomy Tour

Join park staff to explore the night skies! This tour will walk you through a bit of historic astronomy, highlight one or two prominent features visiblein the night sky

Friday, August 21

Natural Dyes

Prior to commercially available dyes, anyone who wanted colorful fabric or fibers had to make their own dyes!

Saturday, August 22

Beginner Archery

This program requires pre-registration to attend. Register online by clicking here. Join park staff to learn the basics of archery, including safety

Sunday, August 23

Morning Hike

Join our park educator for a morning hike around our park. We will explore one of the park's easier trails, chatting about whatever we find on the hike!

Park Scavenger Hunt

Meet up with our park naturalist to get your list then explore the park looking for all sorts of items!

Friday, August 28

Who's Been Here?

Join park staff in discovering traces left by some of our park's residents! Explore the tracks of a variety of animals and learn what the different signs can mean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 









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Upcoming Outdoor Adventure Events

Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area OPEN

May 21, 2020 to December 31, 2020

AOAA open for all riders 9am-6pm, Thursday to Monday. Fill out the online waiver for each rider before coming to the trailhead. Please read the rules and regulations.

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Lincoln Caverns Open for Its 90th Year

May 29, 2020 to September 30, 2020

DISCOVER * EXPLORE * EXPERIENCE * ENJOY Pennsylvania's Family Friendly Cave! Celebrating Our 90th Season!

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Famous Reading Outdoors Fully Opens

May 29, 2020 to December 31, 2020

If you have been waiting, thinking, pondering, wishing or just slacking off – NOW IS THE TIME – to get your gear ready, oil changed and wheels aligned.

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