Cooksburg, PA – There’s no snow forecasted for Saturday, don’t let that stop you from taking a trip for Snowman in the Forest Day.

This Saturday, Cook Forest will be celebrating with a chili contest at 11:30, a dog costume contest at 1, Smokey Bear meet and greets, free hot dogs and hot chocolate, and horse-drawn carriage rides.

Learn more about the event and about Cook Forest at their website and their Facebook page.

Winter has arrived in Cook Forest! Have you made your reservations to get away? Come for the holidays or plan for winter break. Snowman in the Forest is February 16, 2019 so don't delay! Consider a gift certificate for your favorite Cook Forest fan this year or make your reservations for a Valentine's getaway. More information at

Posted by Cook Forest Vacation Bureau on Friday, December 7, 2018

Listen to the full interview with Dale Lutheringer from Cook Forest State Park.