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Slower Pace Hike to the Shingle Gully Ice Caves

Sunday, May 22, 2022 09:00 AM - 05:00 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, approximately six-mile adventure ascends and descends 1,500 feet, includes off-trail bushwhacking and steep rock scrambles, and is only appropriate for experienced hikers. To register, please visit Pre-registration deadline: May 17th. Reservations to get into Sam's Point are required. You can reserve a parking spot through Reserve America New York:

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