Trips and Tours

All Spring 2020 classes have been canceled

701 Fish Hatchery Tour,   Coordinator: Ann Vitale   This class has been canceled

One fish, a million fish, big fish.  Join us for a tour of the historic Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania Fish Hatchery, built in 1903.  The hatchery is busy this time of year: fertilizing eggs, hatching, and growing a number of species to a size to stock Pennsylvania lakes and streams.  Indoor nurseries and outdoor raceways so dress for the weather. The tour will be led by a knowledgeable employee.

One Thursday, April 30. Meet at Price Chopper parking lot at 8:45 am to carpool. 

Location: Driving directions will be available for anyone who wants to drive there directly. The tour will begin at Pleasant Mount at 10:00 am.

Fee: $5.00


702 Hike Historic Camp Archbald, Coordinator: Patricia Acker  This is canceled

Come hike the trails of Historic Girl Scout Camp Archbald, set on the shore of Lake Ely in Brooklyn Township.  Celebrate the Camp’s 100th birthday with a guided hike through the woods and fields, and along the lake to the Point.  Enjoy a craft, birthday cake, and of course a S’more or two.

One Sunday, May 3 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location: Camp Archbald, Brooklyn PA

Fee: $5.00  Material Fee: $5.00  The Hike has been canceled