Alright…who’s ready for some SNOW!!!  nowfest is all about embracing the cold & snow by enjoying different forms of outdoor recreation – don’t hibernate, recreate! Greenwood Furnace’s annual Snowfest is scheduled for January 15, 2022. Several activities are planned during the event:

⦁ 1 pm – Greenwood Furnace Snowfest 5-miler Registration is open at 11 am for the race! Register by clicking here. Registration closes Fri, Jan 7 at 11:59 pm.

⦁ 2:30 pm – Juniata Valley YMCA Polar Plunge! Pre-registration is greatly preferred

⦁ 12 pm – 3 pm Delicious homemade soups and other goodies by the Friends of Greenwood Furnace Complex!


⦁ 1 pm – 3 pm – Live music by Matt Marsden & Friends
⦁ 1 pm – Bonfire on the beach
⦁ 2 pm – Smokey Bear!

We will also have, from 12 to 2:30 pm,:

⦁ Ice Harvesting Demonstration (depending on ice conditions)
⦁ Ice skating
⦁ Snowshoeing – free loaners!
⦁ Broomball (like hockey…but with brooms and a ball😊)
⦁ Animal Tracks program

Winter Camping – Camping will be available for the nights of Friday, January 14, and Saturday, January 15. Please call the park office (814.667.1800) for reservations. Do not call the ReservePA Call Center or Register online for this weekend only.

For information about this and other park programs can be found on the park’s Facebook page.

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