News

September 8, 2019

PA Wilds in the News: Quarter 3 2019

Read some of the latest buzz about the Pennsylvania Wilds, including mentions in the Toronto Sun, Keystone Edge, Erie Times-News and more!

July 8, 2019

New location centralizes, streamlines Allegheny Outfitters’ operations

Allegheny Outfitters, located in Warren, Pennsylvania, recently moved and expanded operations from its small storefront canoe, kayak and backpacking shop on one end of Warren, and its livery side of operations on the other side of town, into one big building right on the banks of the Allegheny River downtown.

June 15, 2019

Looking for PA Wilds travel inspiration? These images of state parks, forests received statewide praise

Public lands and photographers from the Pennsylvania Wilds were honored recently with news that their images placed in the PA Parks and Forests Foundation’s (PPFF) 2018 Through the Seasons Photo Contest.

June 12, 2019

PA Wilds in the News

Read some of the latest buzz about the Pennsylvania Wilds, including mentions in Newsday and RoadRunner Motorcycle Touring & Travel.

February 22, 2019

How to navigate Pine Creek Valley area despite Slate Run Road closure

Slate Run Road in the northern section of Tiadaghton State Forest was the site of multiple landslides in 2018 due to the extremely rainy weather, causing the road to be closed off in 2018. The PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources has released an advisory cautioning travelers to avoid Slate Run Road until further notice. DCNR has also released a detailed detour map to help travelers access the recreational assets and communities within the area.

February 14, 2019

Attend the PA Wilds Buyer’s Market on March 2 to find regionally-made products

On March 2, 2019, check out the PA Wilds Conservation Shop Buyer's Market, the only trade show for retailers and the public to source food, wares and gift products made in the PA Wilds, taking place at Clarion University. The public portion of the event will be held from 1-4 p.m.

January 23, 2019

PA Wilds in the News

Read some of the latest regional and statewide buzz on activities taking place in the Pennsylvania Wilds.

October 8, 2018

October 20 ‘Fall Marketplace’ at Kinzua Bridge to feature gifts made in the PA Wilds

On Saturday, October 20, the PA Wilds Conservation Shop at Kinzua Bridge State Park will host a “Fall Marketplace-Cornucopia of Craftsmanship” event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A variety of unique and handcrafted and locally-made gifts will be available, along with a food truck offering local fare.

September 28, 2018

Taking time to stop, breathe, and share

Sometimes your work moves faster than the speed of communication. That’s how it can feel working for the PA Wilds Center.

September 27, 2018

Additional State Forest Roads Open for Hunting Seasons, Outdoor Activities

Hunters and other outdoors enthusiasts heading into Pennsylvania’s state-owned woodlands this autumn will find additional roads open in 18 of the 20 state forest districts. They will stay open through upcoming hunting seasons continuing into January 2019.