Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center
The Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center offers environmental education programs. Contact the center office for a listing of upcoming educational programs. The center covers more than 665 acres of beautiful deciduous woodlands and coniferous plantations.
The office and mansion parking lot are open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. All other areas are open sunrise to sunset, seven days a week.
Picnicking: Visitors are welcome to bring picnic lunches to eat at the center, but fires are prohibited, including charcoal fires.
Fishing: Angelica Creek is stocked with trout by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.
Complete information on fishing rules and regulations in Pennsylvania is available from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Web site.
Hiking: 10 miles of trails
Listed below are the main trails. Numerous connectors join all of the trails into many loops.
Boulevard Trail: 2.3 miles
Kissinger Road: 0.8 mile
Kohout Trail: 0.3 mile
Middle Road: 0.6 mile
Watershed Trail: 1.1 miles
Dog Walking: Pets are permitted on hiking trails. All pets must be controlled and attended at all times and on a leash or otherwise safely restrained. Be considerate when walking your dog and carry a container to clean up after your pet. Also, please be considerate of the many organized school groups that frequent the park.
Explore the Winter Report for the current snow depths.
Cross-country Skiing: With adequate snow cover the trails of the center can be showshoed and cross-country skied.
Access for People with Disabilities
If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit.