Brodhead Watershed Association

Dedicated to protecting our pocono waters

1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019

Take an interactive tour of Buck Hill Falls, Buck Hill Creek and Rattlesnake Creek,

headwaters of the Brodhead watershed




Join us for the annual River Ramble, an eco-tour of the Mill and Buck Hill creeks area, near Mountainhome, in Barrett Township. The tour will run 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, starting at the Friendly Community Center in Mountainhome


Participants will drive to natural highlights along a mapped route, each spot staffed by some of the area’s finest naturalists eager to share their knowledge and love of the watershed.

Rattlesnake FallsThe interactive, drive-yourself tour will feature a visit to Buck Hill Falls and Jenkins Woods hosted by the Buck Hill Conservation Foundation. Participants will learn about the ongoing conservation work in the Buck Hill Creek headwaters.

Ramblers will also visit Rattlesake Creek on State Gamelands 221, learn about the hike to Rattlesnake Falls and how gamelands are managed for for wildlife and people. 


AFTER-RAMBLE GATHERING: Enjoy light refreshments and conversation from 4 to 5 p.m. at the site of the former Buck Hill Inn, now an historic park. A beloved after-Ramble tradition!


Click here for a printable flier.



FREE PRE-RAMBLE HIKE! An out-and-back hike to Rattlesnake Creek falls will leave State Gamelands 221 at noon. This hike is free, but advance registration is required. Call 570-839-1120 or 570-629-2727. For more information, click here.



Suggested donation is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Children under 12 participate for free.




But walk-ins at the event are still welcome!







Thank you, sponsors!

The following organizations and businesses support BWA's River Ramble:


Joseph F. Dilger, DDS


Thank you, Ramble friends!




Would you like to be a sponsor?

Email or call 570-839-1120 for information.


Directions: The Friendly Community Center, 6683 Route 191, Mountainhome.  Click here for more information.


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