Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of PA, the Dr. James S. Shadle Nature Center and the Bear Creek Environmental Area help people to connect with their natural heritage and renew their spirits.
Walking paths and fishing opportunities lead visitors into encounters with nature.
Located within the Schuylkill County Fairgrounds on Rt. 895, a two minute drive east of Summit Station and Rt. 183. Park during off-hours in the split rail fence parking lot located just east of the horse ring.