Discover the Power of Parks

Discover the Power of Parks

The Discover the Power of Parks nature programs have ended for 2018. The Interpretive Rangers from the Student Conservation Association presented programs that focus on connecting participants with nature and building appreciation for New Hampshire's unmatched natural heritage. Free fall nature programming will be available after Labor Day in 2019 at selected State Parks or at your location for your scout group, classroom, after school program, senior center, or library program. Contact for more information.

Program Locations and Schedule

Park Days (June 22-Labor Day)
Bear Brook TBD
Crawford Notch TBD
Ellacoya TBD
Franconia Notch TBD
Greenfield TBD
Hampton Beach TBD
Kingston TBD
Monadnock TBD
Pawtuckaway TBD
Pillsbury TBD
Umbagog Lake TBD
Wallis Sands TBD
White Lake TBD

DPP Quest

Do you want to learn more about the natural and cultural history of New Hampshire State Parks? Join the Discover the Power of Parks (DPP) Quest! Participate in five different Discover the Power of Parks programs and you will receive a complimentary patch in recognition of your accomplishment. For more information email

Discover the Power of Parks is presented by New Hampshire State Parks in collaboration with the Student Conservation Association. The Discover the Power of Parks program is made possible by generous financial support from Eversource.