Van Dyke Brick Plant Reservoir

Tuscarora State Forest

40°18’14.5″ (N) 77°36’12.4″ (W)


The Van Dyke Brick plant operated until the 1950’s. The state bought the 5,382 acres from Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Company in 1964. It was designated The Tuscarora Wild Area. In 2’013 the state dedicated it as the James C. Nelson Wild Area. He was one of our State foresters.



This marker was installed in July 2016 and will be dedicated later