SnowFest and Polar Plunge
Saturday, January 15, 2022 from 12 pm to 3 pm at the Beach
GREENWOOD FURNACE – Alright…who’s ready for some SNOW!!! Our Snowfest is
all about embracing the cold & snow by enjoying different forms of outdoor recreation –
don’t hibernate, recreate!
Greenwood Furnace’s annual Snowfest is scheduled for January 15, 2022. Several
activities are planned during the event:
- 1 pm – Greenwood Furnace Snowfest 5-miler Registration is open at 11 am for
the race! Register at: http://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=89723
o Timing will be done by our friends at Falcon Race Timing!
o Registration closes Fri, Jan 7 at 11:59 pm.
- 2:30 pm – Juniata Valley YMCA Polar Plunge! http://www.jvymca.org/
o Pre-registration is greatly preferred
- 12 pm – 3 pm Delicious homemade soups and other goodies by the Friends of
Greenwood Furnace Complex! http://friendsofgreenwoodparks.org/
- 1 pm – 3 pm – Live music by Matt Marsden & Friends
- 1 pm – Bonfire on the beach
– 2 pm – Smokey Bear!
We will also have from 12 to 2:30 pm
- Ice Harvesting Demonstration (depending on ice conditions)
- Ice skating
- Snowshoeing – free loaners!
- Broomball (like hockey…but with brooms and a ball??)
- Animal Tracks program
Winter Camping – Camping will be available for the nights of Friday, January 14, and
Saturday, January 15. Please call the park office for reservations. Do not call the
ReservePA Call Center or Register online for this weekend only.
We look forward to seeing everyone here at Greenwood for some winter fun. Think
For information about this and other park programs can be found on the park’s
Facebook page at www.fb.me/greenwoodfurnaceSP or on the Calendar of Events at
the State Parks website at www.visitPAparks.com.
MEDIA CONTACT: Park Office: 814-667-1800