Take your family away from the hustle and bustle and experience the joys of the holidays in the forest.
Tionesta, PA, is holding a Christmas in the Forest celebration this weekend and next, December 18 to 20 and December 26 to 28. Activities each weekend will include a bonfire, a Christmas cookie social, and sleigh rides. Find out more at the Forest County website.
Cook Forest State Park will hold a birding expedition the morning of Saturday, December 19. the data collected will be used for research! Find out more
After your birding expedition, go snowshoeing on Tom’s Run-Swinging Bridge-Birch Trail on Cook Forest. Bring your own shoes or borrow a pair from the forest. Details are available at the Great Outdoors website.
Or if a carriage ride on a wintry day is more your style, the Gateway Lodge in Cooksburg, PA, will be offering rides through Cook Forest on Saturday. Space is limited, and reservations are needed. Get the scoop at the Gateway Lodge website.0