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SnowFest and Polar Plunge

January 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Alright…who’s ready for some SNOW!!! Our Snowfest is all about
embracing the cold & snow by enjoying different forms of outdoor recreation – don’t hibernate, recreate!

The annual Greenwood Furnace Snowfest is scheduled for January 18 at the beach.

Activities planned for the event include:
– 1 pm – Greenwood Furnace Snowfest 5-miler Registration is open at 11 am for the race!
Register at: http://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=60814

– 3 pm – Juniata Valley YMCA Polar Plunge! http://www.jvymca.org/
o Pre-registration is greatly preferred

– 12 pm – 4 pm Delicious homemade soups and other goodies by the Friends of Greenwood Furnace Complex! http://friendsofgreenwoodparks.org/

Event Times

  • 1 pm – 3 pm – Live music by Matt Marsden & Friends
  • 1 pm – Light the Bonfire on the beach 
  • 1:30 pm – Ice Harvesting Demonstration 
  • 2 pm – Smokey Bear!

We will also have from 12 pm to 3 pm

  • Free fat bike demos by Rothrock Outfitters! http://www.rothrockoutfitters.com/home
  • Winter Mushrooms with Bill Russell
  • Ice skating
  • Snowshoeing – free loaners!
  • Broomball (like hockey…but with brooms and a ball?)
  • Animal Furs – Skulls – Tracks program

Winter Camping – Camping will be available for the nights of Friday, January 17, and Saturday, January 18. Please call the park office for reservations. Do not call the Call Center or Register online for this weekend only. 

We look forward to seeing everyone here at Greenwood for some winter fun. Think snow?!

For information visit the park’s Facebook page at fb.me/greenwoodfurnaceSP or the park’s website at visitPAparks.com.

Details

Date:
January 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

winter ride psa