Elk State Forest
2016 District Management Acitivity Plan
Proposed property exchange between DCNR and PGC near Benezette.
A 30-day period for public inquiry and/or comment commences June 6, 2015 and ends July 5, 2015. Oral or written comments or questions concerning this proposed exchange may be addressed to: Mr. Ryan Szuch, Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry, P.O. Box 8552, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8552; telephone: 717-787-2980; email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All oral and/or written comments will become part of the official document used in the final decision process. Written documents are also available regarding the proposed land exchange by request.
Thunder Mountain Equestrian Trail changes forthcoming.
Snowmobile Trail Re-route
East Branch Dam Trail System has been re-routed between Wildwood Tower Road and Deer Pen Road, Jones Township, Elk County. Download a map detailing the new route.
Don't Move Firewood
To help protect the forest from invasive insects that can kill trees and devastate the ecosystem, please do not transport firewood over long distances. Firewood can harbor insects such as emerald ash borer. Cut or purchase your firewood where you intend to burn it.