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DCNR Interactive Map Resources

Use these interactive map tools to find Pennsylvania recreation, conservation, grant, economic resources, and geological information.

Interactive Recreation Maps

Check out the following maps to find outdoor recreation activities to do, where to go to do them, and resources to help you pursue your favorite activities.

PA State Parks, Forests and Geology Interactive Map

Use the DCNR interactive map to discover state park, state forest, and geology information. You can:

  • Search for locations geographically or by name/amenity
  • Learn interesting facts
  • Get driving directions
  • Print maps
  • Get the weather for your destination

We recently added ADA accessible features in state parks and forests, as well as state park campground information.

DCNR Story Maps

Check out the gallery of DCNR story maps! These maps serve as virtual visits to the wide variety of:

  • Pennsylvania natural wonders
  • Recreational amenities
  • Conservation-focused points of interest 

Explore PA Local Parks

Being well, having fun, and strengthening our communities are some of the ways that local parks and recreation enhance the lives of all Pennsylvanians. It’s good for you. It’s good for all.

We welcome you to start finding some good of your own. Use our site to stay connected and to find local parks in PA. The ​Explore PA Local Parks interactive map has more than 5,600 local go-to destinations for Pennsylvanians.


The ExplorePATrails website is Pennsylvania’s community resource for searching, mapping, and sharing trails information statewide.

Hunting Interactive Map

Use the state forest hunting interactive map to find the hotspots for whatever game you pursue on PA state forest lands.

DMAP Areas and Interactive Map

The Deer Management Assistance Program (DMAP) provides assistance to landowners whose lands are impacted by deer overbrowsing or who have specific deer management goals. Find out where you can apply for a DMAP tag with the ​DMAP areas interactive map

Community Grants Interactive Maps

Use these interactive tools to find land conserved and community projects funded through DCNR grants.

Grant Acquisitions Interactive Map

The grant acquisitions interactive map includes state C2P2 grant acquisitions and federal LWCF acquisitions funded by DCNR and administered through its Bureau of Recreation and Conservation.

C2P2 Grant Investments

A grant investments interactive map that provides multiple ways of finding projects that were funded through the C2P2 grant program that dates back to 1995.

This mapping tool gives the user the ability to search by:

  • County
  • Grant year
  • Conservation landscapes
  • Funding source

Interactive Conservation Maps

Use these interactive resources to:

  • Locate habitats for rare plants and animals in your communities
  • Conserve aquatic resources
  • Locate areas for gypsy moth spraying
  • Learn about forest conservation priorities in Pennsylvania

County Natural Heritage Inventory Interactive Map

​County natural heritage inventory interactive map of important natural habitat for rare plants and animals designed to inform local residents about their living heritage and to be a community planning tool.

Recent addition of Cameron County CNHI locations.

PA Aquatic Community Classification Interactive Map

The PA aquatic community classification map describes patterns in aquatic biodiversity to help conservation activities and aquatic resource management in the region.  

2021 Gypsy Moth Daily Spraying Status

Use the Gypsy Moth daily spraying status interactive map to discover a variety of information about gypsy moth spraying for 2021 in Pennsylvania.

Forest Assessment Interactive Map

Priority areas are identified in this statewide forest assessment map. Maps available for forest pest, wildfire, ecological, water, urban, and working forest themes, as well as an overall composite map.

Interactive Economic Resources Maps

Use these maps to locate shale gas infrastructure in Pennsylvania state forests and industrial mining operations.

State Forest Shale Gas Infrastructure Interactive Map

Use this interactive map to view a variety of shale gas infrastructure information in Pennsylvania state forests.

Directory of Nonfuel-Mineral Resources

Use the Nonfuel-Mineral Resources interactive map to locate industrial mining operations and view information on Pennsylvania’s mineral resources used in construction, agriculture, and other important fields.

PaGEODE -- Pennsylvania GEOlogic Data Exploration

The PA Geological Survey interactive map has a wealth of information about the state’s geologic resources.

Search to obtain downloadable publications, discover bedrock and surficial geology information, view our coal fields and oil and gas pools, see what outstanding geologic features are near your travels, and much more!