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Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 8

Come discover the newest part of Discovery Space of Central PA. It’s bringing a piece of the ocean to State College with their marine life exhibit and it’s right in “your backyard”!

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Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 7

Visit the New Pollinator’s Garden at the Arboretum at Penn State and explore the natural habitats for birds, pollinators and insects of North America. It’s an ecosystem and outdoor living science lab where thousands of species live and work!

arboretum.psu.edu/

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 6

Meet the Bakers and their adorable Alpaca family! This hidden gem in rural Huntingdon County is a go to place for families to get up close and personal with these soft, cuddly, and friendly camelids! Yes, they are part of the camel animal family! Find out how these mainly South American animals are now found in many parts of the United States!

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 5

Join Miss Carolyn and her Backpacking friends for a hike through Bear Meadows in the Natural area of the MidState trail and discover some of the similar plant and wildlife that is present here and in Europe!

Check out more about this beautiful area that you can explore here.

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 4

Discover  300 million year old sandstone rock formations and explore some interesting rock carvings and narrow passageways at Bilger’s Rocks in Clearfield County!

Find out more at: facebook.com/bilgersrocks

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 3

Miss Carolyn as she travels with a group of backpacking friends to explore one of the highest areas in Central PA (not quite as high as the Himalayas in Asia though).

Along the way, learn how to set up a camp along the many trails you and your family can find along the Mid State Trail!

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 2

Join Miss Carolyn as she explores an area of Central and Northern PA that is home to a special animal species – Elk! Just like in Australia where certain species like kangaroo and koala are found only in their native home! Learn about their natural habitat of these majestic mammals and how they are being protected and how you can visit and see and hear them “bugling”!

Wednesday Walks with Carolyn, Week 1

Join Carolyn on a journey through Penn’s Cave and see what it has in common with a cold, cold place like Antarctica.