Parks Department

Get Outside And Learn (GOAL) Day

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Saturday, June 21
North Park Boathouse
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
 

  • The event is free & open to the public
  • Appropriate for individuals of all ages, skills & abilities 
  • Park in the Boathouse or Rose Barn parking lots
  • Maps & schedules will be available at the county information booth located at end of Boathouse Parking Lot near the lake
  • Perrytowne Draft House and Reid's Fresh Express Food Trucks
 

 

LEARN… 

WITH… 

AT… 

Kayaking

L.L. Bean 

L.L. Bean Trailer (located at boat launch ramp at corner of Pearce Mill Rd. & Babcock Blvd.)
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Bicycling 101

Friends of North Park 

Rochester Shelter
11:00 a.m.

Primitive Survival Skills

WE Hands ON 

Harmony Shelter
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Creative Games

Find Some Flow 

Playground Field Area
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Adaptive Kayaking/Adaptive Sports

Dynamic Paddlers 

Go Ape Parking Lot
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Whitewater Kayaking 101

Friends of North Park 

Rochester Shelter
3:00 p.m.

Fire Safety

Allegheny County Emergency Services 

Playground Parking Lot
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Basketball

Play Well Allegheny Basketball Camp 

Tennis Courts
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Pittsburgh Activities

Active Pittsburgh 

10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Wetland Habitation

North Park Naturalist 

North Dakota Shelter
10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon & 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Mountain Rescue Skills

Allegheny Mountain Search and Rescue 

Playground Parking Lot
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Fly Casting

L.L. Bean 

Mars Shelter
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Orienteering

Western PA Orienteering Club 

Pearce Shelter
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Paddle Boarding

L.L. Bean 

L.L. Bean Trailer (located at boat launch ramp at corner of Pearce Mill Rd. & Babcock Blvd.)
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Native Animals

North Area Environmental Council 

Rochester Shelter
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Basic Fishing

PA Fish and Boat Commission 

Latrobe Shelter
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Yoga

Take Yoga Studio 

Field between Go Ape & Latrobe Shelter
11:00-11:45 a.m. & 12:15-1:00 p.m.

Cross-Country Skiing 101

Friends of North Park 

Rochester Shelter
1:00 p.m.

Running

Steel City Road Runners 

Boathouse

 

  • Distance Training Run - 8:30 a.m.
  • Family Run - 10:00 a.m.

 

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River Ecology

River Quest 

First Picnic Clearing
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Self-Guided Family Hikes

Venture Outdoors 

Boathouse
10:00a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Musical Performance

The Josh and Gab Show 

Boathouse

1:00 p.m.