Get Outdoors PA Community Partners will combine efforts to host a winter Go Day event in conjunction with Winter Trails Day on January 10th. Check out the calendar for Winter Go Day events in your region.
Hunting is an activity that is woven into Pennsylvania's culture. There are close to a million hunters that take to Penn's Woods each year to connect with nature, spend time with family and pursue their favorite game.
Get Outdoors PA connects appreciation of natural environment, health and having fun! Visit our event calendar, find an outdoor recreation activity to learn and try it out. Don't let cold, wet stuff keep you from going outside. Try one new activity before the end of the year... that's a new year's resolution to keep!
Check out what is "in" today in recreation... archery is a low-impact way to get outside. While it can be the means to sharpening one’s hunting skills, many enjoy the sport for the thrill of precision competition. Try it out and see what The Hunger Games enthusiasts are talking about!
We've already had snow for x-c! Peace and tranquility abound in parks, forests and other lands. Trip leaders take the worry out of where to go. In addition to the obvious fitness benefits, cross-country skiing is an excellent way to observe nature and makes a great family activity.
Hone your survival skills to learn about the American Indian, as it is Native American Heritage month. basic survival skills like keeping warm and eating in the wilderness are essential components. Learn how to properly construct a natural shelter, make fire, collect water, try wild edibles, and more.

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Why Get Outdoors PA?

Did you ever try snowshoeing, target shooting or ice fishing?  Get Outdoors PA is a way for you and your whole family to learn or advance these recreation activities through active, outside, fun  programs. There is something for everyone! If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit.

The high point for programming is National Get Outdoors Day which is June 13, 2015 but we have programming year around so keep an eye on the calendar.  Don't forget Winter Trails Day is coming January 10th!



Crystal Lake Ski Center is getting ready for the winter season...


with hiking and clearing trails for snow.  Visit our calendar for more fun programs, even in the short daylight and cold weather!


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