Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick is an 1105-acre stewardship forest and nature center nestled in the woods of Mt Gretna, Pa.

We offer:

Educational programs - Jr. Naturalist Program, Scout Badge Workshops, School and Home School Programs

Guided hikes and nature walks - Toddlers in Tow, Senior walks, Fitness hikes, wildflower ID, night hikes, history walks

Outdoor events - Orienteering, Bouldering, Music on the Porch

15 miles of trails in the park are enjoyed by hikers, bikers, equestrians, families and dogs (on a leash) 

Wildflower meadows - bee, bird, insect and butterfly watching


Park at Governor Dick

Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick Environmental Center

                             Mt Gretna Pa          717-964-3808   

Park Open Daily Dawn to Dusk

Environmental Center Hours:

Closed December through February except for special programs.  Check our Event Calendar.

March  -  Saturdays 10am - 4pm

                       Sundays 1pm - 5pm

April through November: 

                      Wed. to Sat., 10am - 4 pm

                      Sundays   1pm - 5pm

NOTICE:  ​The park grounds will be open on Thursday evenings until 9 p.m. until Dec. 15.  With privilege comes responsibility. You must be out of the park (off the trails and out of parking lots) at 9 p.m.  Dawn to dusk hours apply to all other days.