From the intersection of US 30 and PA 711 in Ligonier:
Take PA 711 south 3.3 miles
Turn left onto the Darlington-Rector road, following signs for Powdermill Nature Reserve for about 1 mile
Turn RIGHT onto PA 381 South at the bottom of the hill, before going over the bridge
Continue for 3.3 miles to the Reserve headquarters on your right
Registration will take place at Powdermill Nature Reserve headquarters
Important Contact Info:
Field School Site
Powdermill Nature Reserve
Please feel free to use these numbers if you get lost or need to check in.
NOTE: Cell phone reception is not good for the Director’s and Coordinator’s phones, it is best to call the facility first. If you do not connect, please leave a message. You may also connect by email. We may not return the messages/emails immediately. If it is an emergency please make not of that in your message so we can get back to you promptly.
Cedar Crest College Credit Information:
Here is where you can find more information on our college credit program along with FAQ’s.
The mission of the Wildlife Leadership Academy is to engage and empower high school age youth to become Conservation Ambassadors to ensure a sustained wildlife, fisheries and natural resource legacy for future generations. The Academy is a cooperative initiative involving state agencies and conservation organizations and is administered by the Pennsylvania Institute for Conservation Education, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.