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

Date(s) - 09/15/2018
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: September 10th.