May Programs and Events
Learn the basics of archery technique, safety, and practicing your skills during our Archery for Families. The program is open to first time and novice “archers”. Age 10 and up. Equipment provided for use thanks to a grant from PA Game Commission. Registration required for this free program. Register online. There two times with 16 spots available for each: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Register at: https://events.dcnr.pa.gov/kings_gap_environmental_education_center/calendar/day/2019/5/2.
For more information, check out the
May 2019 Program Guide Flyer.
Garden Harvest Day 2019
On Sunday, October 6th from noon to 5:00 p.m. celebrate the bounty of autumn with the Friends of Kings Gap, Cumberland County Master Gardeners, and Kings Gap staff. Admission is free although nominal fees will be charged for all “make and take” items. A variety of activities for all ages will feature:
- Kettle-Cooked Chicken Corn Soup
- Apple Cider Pressing
- Apple Butter Making
- Pumpkin Painting
- Bird Feeder Building
- Children’s Games and Crafts
- Hay Rides
- Mum and Pumpkin Walk
- And more…
Bring your appetite and spend an afternoon in the fresh mountain air. All activities will be held in and around the mansion area
Holiday Open House 2019
On Sunday, December 1st and Sunday, December 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day, enjoy this once-a-year opportunity to explore the Cameron-Masland Mansion, a gracious mountain stone villa built in 1908 as a summer home. Take a self-guided tour of both floors of the mansion in seasonal decor. Enjoy music of the season along with light refreshments including hot spiced cider and a variety of delicious cookies, which will be offered throughout the afternoon each day. All ages are welcome to attend this free event. Please join us for the festivities! Learn more
Calendar of Events
Go to the Kings Gap State Park Event Calendar for a more detailed listing of events at the park. Use the calendar on the right to view other months. You can also use various filters to narrow the results. For additional information or to register for a specific event, e-mail the park or call (717) 486-3799.