Hike to the Shingle Gully Ice Cave | Sam’s Point Visitor Center

Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/13/2018
9:30 am - 5:00 pm


Explore the Shingle Gully Ice Caves, where ice persists into summer, in deep crevice caves. These caves are in a backcountry area in Minnewaska State Park Preserve. This rugged, protected landscape is accessible only on guided tours led by park staff and volunteer docents. This all-day, strenuous adventure ascends and descends 1,500 feet, includes off-trail bushwhacking and steep rock scrambles, and is only appropriate for experienced hikers. Pre-registration is required by calling Sam’s Point at 845-647-7989.Pre-registration deadline: October 8th.