Y Walk Wednesdays Most Wednesdays throughout the summer! Sponsored by Highmark Y Walk Wednesdays: Keystone Active Zone (KAZ) Passport Stop #25. A series of free, guided evening walks featuring downtown neighborhoods, history, architecture, wildlife and new development in Wilkes-Barre. All walks begin promptly at 6:00 pm leaving from the YMCA […]
KAZ Events Coming Up
Celebrate Father’s Day, June 19th with an easy hike at Lehigh Gorge State Park, from the Tannery Trailhead to Sandy Run, about 4 miles roundtrip. Hike leaves at 1:00PM.
Second Y Walk is on Thursday, June 23rd, “Keeping the Susquehanna Out of Our Living Rooms,” the 45th anniversary of the Agnes flood. Walk leaves from Wilkes-Barre Y at 6:00.
Saturday June 25th: Back Mountain Trail Ride to Riverfest & Wyoming Valley Riverfest. Ride leaves Dallas High School, meet at 9:30, 10 miles downhill to Riverfest. Riverfest displays and fun from 12-4 Saturday in Nesbitt Park, follow Friday night food truck rally.
For more information, contact Michele Schasberger at 570-714-1953.
KAZ 2016 has four months to go! We have beautiful new passport brochures, featuring a map of Luzerne County trails.
Printed copies are available at local YMCAs, libraries, and KAZ park, recreation and civic partners. Contact us to request printed copies for your organization or club.
Or visit us at Wyoming Valley Riverfest (June 25th), Pittston Riverfest (July 30th), or attend a KAZ event.
Frances Slocum State Park consists of 1,035 acres in northeastern Pennsylvania’s Luzerne County. The horseshoe shaped, 165-acre lake is popular for boating and fishing, and is a home to many species of birds, fish and wildlife. The many hiking and mountain biking trails and the large day use area attract visitors to picnic and explore […]
Using Our Protected Lands & Water Luzerne County, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a whole, is lucky to have many acres of protected land and water. Some of this land is owned by the Commonwealth or local municipalities, and some is owned by not-for-profit organizations or private citizens and protected by land trusts and other […]